Dr. Joan Yoo recently relocated from Ohio where she had been in private practice for several years. Dr. Yoo has extensive training in many areas of dentistry, in addition to her comprehensive training as a general dentist. Dr. Yoo is a perfectionist in her restorative dentistry, and also is highly skilled in root canal treatments. She also enjoys seeing young patients.
Dr. Yoo takes the "Golden Rule" very seriously and applies it to her profession, by treating each patient as she would have her own family treated.
Having recently moved to the "DMV" area, Dr. Yoo is enjoying getting to know the area and all that it has to offer. Dr. Yoo enjoys spending her time with her family, including her two young children.
Education and Training
Ohio State University (Columbus, OH)
Bachelors Degree, Pre-Dental Studies (2005)
Ohio State University - College of Dentistry (Columbus, OH)
Doctor of Dental Surgery (2009)
Certified Invisalign Provider
Professional Memberships and Affiliations
American Dental Association
Member (Joined 2009)
Virginia Dental Association
Member (Joined 2014)
Northern Virginia Dental Association
Member (Joined 2014)
American Dental Association of Endodontists
Ohio Dental Association
Columbus Dental Society
Research and Publications
Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Published: "Change of Lip Canting After Bimaxillary Orthognathic Surgery" (2010)
Nationwide Children's Hospital [Columbus, OH]
Research in Pediatric Dentistry:
"Cost and treatment implications of dental caries related to facial cellulites" (2006)
Funded by National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Ohio State University
Genetics Research at the Ohio State University:
"Project X: Adult sex change in Xenopus laevis species" (2003-2004)
Volunteering and Dental Missions
Vineyard Free Health Clinic
[Two years] Serving families and children in need on a volunteer basis by providing dental care and education.
Peru dental missions trip
 Special emphasis in providing dental education basics to families, and also in providing pediatric dental care
Haiti missions trip
[Winter 2006] Providing volunteer assistance to families in Haiti
Peru missions trip
[Summer 2006] Providing volunteer assistance to families in Peru
Our practice philosophy is to provide the best in restorative dentistry, with a solid financial path, in a comfortable and modern facility.