Richard K. Yoon

Associate Professor of Dental Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center
Associate Attending, NYPH
Director, Pediatric Dentistry Residency Program
P&S Box 20

Richard K. Yoon (D.D.S., Columbia University) is associate professor of dental medicine at Columbia University Medical Center in New York, NY. He teaches and facilitates a topical seminar series to postdoctoral resident fellows on systematically learning concepts in pediatric dentistry at the College of Dental Medicine, serves as program director of advanced specialty education in Pediatric Dentistry in conjunction with Children's Hospital, and is Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Richard has participated in regional meetings, national specialty meetings, and continuing education and has had the privilege of learning from several giants within the field. He maintains a hospital-based academic practice focused on very young children with advanced dental caries and special patient care at Babies Hospital, New York City.

Selected Peer-reviewed Publications - Three selected citations: 

Kolstad C, Zavras A, Yoon RK. Cost-Benefit Analysis of the Age One Dental Visit for the Privately Insured. Pediatr Dent 2015;37(4):376-380.

Yoon RK, Edelstein BL, Smaldone A. Early Childhood Caries Screening Tools: Comparison of Four Approaches. J Am Dent Assoc 2012:143(7):756-63.

Yoon RK, Ohkawa S. Management of a Pediatric Patient with Epidermolysis Bullosa Receiving Comprehensive Dental Treatment Under General Anesthesia. Pediatr Dent 2012;34(3):546-548.