dr-tae-kwonDr. Tae Kwon

Dr. Tae Kwon received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Western Ontario, Canada, where he graduated with the highest academic standing. He then decided to pursue the field of dentistry and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Toronto. During his dental training in Toronto he received many scholarships and awards in recognition of his clinical and academic excellence. He further pursued and received his specialty training in Periodonotology as well as Master of Medical Sciences from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, where he was the recipient of the Hanley D. Epstein Award for clinical and academic excellence. Dr. Kwon has served as an ad-hoc reviewer of Quintessence International, British Dental Journal and Oral Health and Dental Management. He is also an editorial board member of the Quintessence International, and is the author of several articles in peer-reviewed dental journals. In addition, Dr. Kwon is a part-time clinical instructor at Harvard School of Dental Medicine.

Aside from his passion of dentistry, Dr. Kwon is happily married to his wife Jihae and has a lovely daughter Hailey. He is a big fan of the Toronto Blue Jays baseball team and also loves fishing, skiing and running.

Dr. Kwon feels extremely fortunate to have an opportunity to improve the periodontal health of the patients at Highland Dental Group.