Dr. David Minjoon Kim
Dr. David Minjoon Kim

Dr. David Kim received his dental degree (D.D.S.) from the University of Maryland Dental School, and completed his periodontology training and Doctor of Medical Science (D.M.Sc.) in oral biology from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Currently, as an Associate Professor at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, he is also the Director of the Postgraduate Program in Periodontology and the Continuing Education at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Kim is a past recipient of the Joseph L. Henry Award recognizing excellence in research and clinical training from Harvard. In addition, he received Balint Orban Research Award, Award for Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring in Periodontics, and Teaching Fellowship from the American Academy of Periodontology. Dr. Kim’s clinical and research interests have been on the use of innovative concepts, technologies and biomaterials to enhance intraoral soft and hard tissue formation, especially by incorporating the tissue engineering concept to repair and regenerate soft and hard tissue volume for patients requiring dental implants to replace missing teeth. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Periodontology and maintains a clinical practice in Boston, Massachusetts.

Clinical Interests: Periodontics, Implant Dentistry, Soft and Hard Tissue Regeneration
Certifications: Diplomate, American Board of Periodontics

Honors:
Joseph L. Henry (Excellence in Research and Clinical Training), Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Balint Orban Research Award, American Academy of Periodontology
Award for Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring, American Academy of Periodontology
Teaching Fellowship, American Academy of Periodontology
2010 Distinguished Junior Faculty Award, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Associations:
American Academy of Periodontology, Member
Academy of Osseointegration, Member
International ASsociation of Dental Research, Member
American Association of Dental Research, Member
American Dental Association, Member
American Dental Education Association, Member

Journal of Periodontology, Ad Hoc Reviewer and Peer Review Panel
International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry, Consultant
Clinical Oral Implants Research, Ad Hoc Reviewer
MedEdPortal, Reviewer

Contact

Mass General Dental Group
165 Cambridge Street, Suite 401
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-726-1076
Fax: 617-724-6681

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