Dr. John Yoo, Pediatric Dentist

Dr John Yoo
  • Jacobi Medical Center, Pediatric Dental Residency
  • Columbia University, Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • Duke University, B.S. Biology, Psychology

Dr. John Yoo can be heard down the hallway singing or laughing with his patients.

Dr. John graduated from Duke University and completed his dental training at Columbia University in NYC. At Columbia, he received the Outstanding Student Leader Award from the American College of Dentists for exceptional leadership, scholarship, and service commitment to his community. From college to his pediatric dental residency training at Jacobi Medical Center, Dr. John tutored students from around the world through an online classroom. Dr. John’s passion for helping and connecting with children is reflected by the quality and attention he gives to each patient he encounters.

Dr. John has been featured on numerous social media channels for his creative behavior management techniques and has lectured to students on topics ranging from pediatric behavior management, dental school and applications, dental residency, and social media. 

During his free time, Dr. John enjoys making YouTube videos with his best friend Jason (see below), working out, golfing, traveling, personal training, and singing. Dr. John has participated in dental missions to Brazil, Peru, Panama, Jamaica, and Cambodia, and is eager to treat more children around the world along the way. If you read through this long bio, he would like to give you an extra special prize from his pediatric prize box. Come on by to Beam City Dental!

Dr. John Yoo on Columbia University Student Spotlight