On Being an Orthodontist
Dr. Stephan Yoon loves seeing his patients become healthier and happier with confident and beautiful smiles. He received his B.A. in Molceular and Cell Biology from U.C. Berkeley, where he was awarded numerous scholarships, including the I.L. Chiakoff Award in Neurobiology. After graduating, he moved to the east coast to complete his dental training at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Since then, Dr. Yoon returned to the Bay Area, which he calls home, and obtained his M.S. in Oral and Craniofacial Sciences and Orthodontic Certificate from UCSF. Most recently, he passed his orthodontic boards and has been certified by the American Board of Orthodontics.
Education and Continuing Education
- Bachelor of Arts - University of California, Berkeley
- Doctorate of Dental Medicine - Harvard School of Dental Medicine
- Master of Science in Oral & Craniofacial Sciences - University of California, San Francisco
- Orthodontic Board Certification - American Board of Orthodontics
Outside of his dream job, Dr. Yoon enjoys many outdoor activities including snowboarding, hiking, cycling, and traveling. During the winter season, you will often find him on the slopes in Lake Tahoe testing his limits. Dr. Yoon has a deep commitment for volunteering and has participated in dental and orphanage mission trips in Honduras and Guatemala.