Richard K. Yoon, DDS

Board Certifications: 
Pediatric Dentistry
Accepting New Patients
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Overview

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Dental Medicine at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Program Director, Advanced Education in Pediatric Dentistry

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Gender

  • Male

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Columbia University School of Dental & Oral Surgery
  • Residency: Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of NewYork-Presbyterian
  • Residency: Yale New Haven Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Dentistry

Honors & Awards

  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Recipient, Samuel Harris Fund for Children's Dental Health, American Dental Association Foundation
  • Biotene Award for Excellence in Hospital Dentistry, Yale-New Haven Hospital/ Yale School of Medicine
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
  • Behavioral Science Departmental Award, Columbia University
  • Alumni Merit Scholar, Columbia University

Research

Grants

POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING IN GENERAL, PEDIATRICS AND PUBLIC HEALTH DENTISTRY AND DENTAL HYGIENE (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2010 - Jun 30 2020

FACULTY DEVELOPMENT IN GENERAL, PEDIATRIC & PUBLIC HEALTH DENTISTRY & DENTAL HYGIENE (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2012 - Jun 30 2017

FACULTY DEVELOPMENT IN GENERAL, PEDIATRIC & PUBLIC HEALTH DENTISTRY & DENTAL HYGIENE (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2012 - Jun 30 2017

LEADERSHIP TRAINING IN PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2005 - Jun 30 2013

LEADERSHIP TRAINING IN PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2005 - Jun 30 2013

Selected Publications

Kolstad C, Zavras A, Yoon R. Cost-benefit Analysis of the Age One Dental Visit for the Privately Insured. Pediatr Dent 2015;37(4):376-380. PMID: 26314607

Yoon R, Ohkawa S. General anesthetic management of a child patient with epidermolysis bullosa: a case report. Pediatr Dent 2012;34(3):251-253. PMID: 22795161

Yoon R, Edelstein B, Smaldone A. Early Childhood Caries Screening Tools: Comparison of Four Approaches J Am Dent Assoc 2012:143(7):756-63. PMID: 22751977