Dong Soo Park, DDS, MS, PhD

Periodontist located in Washington, DC

About Dr. Park

Dr Park graduated from Northwestern University Dental School with a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree (DDS) under U.S Army Health Professional Scholarship Program. Before the graduation, he was selected to a one-year AEGD residency program at Fort Benning, GA. After a couple years of military service in overseas, he was accepted into the Army’s Post Graduate Periodontal Residency Program at Fort Gordon, GA and graduated from this program in conjunction with the Medical College of Georgia with a Masters of Science (MS) in Oral Biology. He achieved his Board Certification in the specialty of Periodontics and became a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontics and Implants, World Academy of Ultrasonic Piezoelectric Bone Surgery (WAUPS), and the follow in ICOI (International Congress of Oral Implantology and ICD (International College of Dentist). He also received PhD degree in Oral Biology at Yonsei University Graduate School where he served as an adjunct Clinical Professor for 5 years. 

Dr Park has served in numerous positions of clinical and leadership responsibilities including Chief of Periodontics, Officer in Charge of clinics and dental hospitals, and many other administrative leadership positions at various stations throughout Europe, U.S, and Asia. He has received numerous scholastic and military awards to include “A” Proficiency Designator, the highest specialty award in US Army Dental Corps and the Order of Military Medical Merit, the most honorable award in US Army Medical Field. He has also published numerous scientific and clinical articles and lectured broadly at various dental meetings. 

Dr Park currently retired as the Colonel in the U.S Army Dental Corps after serving the Country for 26 years and he is working and teaching at the private practice in VA and DC. Dr Park is currently working as the Director of Hiossen AIC Program in DC/VA/MD, the Director of World Innovative Dental Academy in VA, and a Geistlich-USA Speaker. He is a founder of COL-P Soft Tissue Tunneling Procedure and he utilizes CO2 laser, PRF/CGF therapy, Piezoelectric, and the Minimally invasive Perio/Implant surgery techniques to achieve the best outcome without compromising any pain or discomforts.

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