Roy Yoo, DMD Periodontal & Implant Specialist
Dr. Roy Yoo spent most of his childhood years in the South Bay area before he moved to the Bay area to attend college. He graduated from UC Berkeley with a major in Molecular & Cell Biology. After graduating from UC Berkeley, Dr. Yoo moved to Boston where he attended the Harvard School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Yoo received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Harvard in 2004. After finishing dental school, Dr. Yoo moved back to Southern California and continued his specialty training in periodontics at the USC School of Dentistry. During his training, Dr. Yoo has done extensive research and has published articles in The International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants and The Journal of the Western Society of Periodontology.
As a Board Eligible Periodontist, Dr. Yoo limits his clinical practice to periodontics & implant dentistry. He is qualified in all areas of periodontics and has extensive clinical experience with most major implant systems. Dr. Yoo is dedicated to serving his community with the highest quality of care and stays updated with the latest developments in his specialty. Dr. Yoo continues to be actively involved in his community. He remains affiliated with the USC Advanced Periodontics Department as a part-time faculty member and his professional affiliations include memberships to the American Academy of Periodontology, Academy of Osseointegration, California Society of Periodontists, Western Society of Periodontology, South Coast Periodontal Group, Interdisciplinary Dentofacial Institute, California Dental Association, and the American Dental Association. He currently works in our office once a month.