BOSTON, Dec. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Great Hill Dental Partners LLC, a leading multi-location provider of general, family and specialized dentistry in the Boston area, is proud to announce that Dr. Yong Hur, research clinician and Periodontist working at their Boston office, is now a published author in his field of expertise.
"We are thrilled to announce that Dr. Hur has been recognized for his amazing clinical work with these published studies in the field of Periodontology," said Michael Scialabba, CEO at Great Hill Dental Partners. "Dr. Hur is a talented, up and coming Periodontist and we feel very fortunate to have him on our team."
Periodontology is the branch of dentistry that is concerned with prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases that affect the gums and supporting structures of the teeth.
In addition to practicing at Great Hill Dental's Boston office, Dr. Hur is an assistant professor of Periodontology at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and is a recipient of the research fellowship award sponsored by American Academy of Periodontology.
Dr. Hur is particularly active in the clinical research of guided bone regeneration and participates in the GHDP. He serves as a principal investigator (PI) / co-investigator (Co-I) for more than 10 projects related with periodontology.
Recently Published Articles:
Yong Hur, Minh N. Bui, Terrence J. Griffin, Yumi Ogata
Modified Periosteal Releasing Incision (MPRI) for Flap Advancement: A Practical Technique for Tensionless Closure
Clinical Advanced in Periodontics Clinical Advances in Periodontics, 2015 Nov;5(4), 229–234. doi:10.1902/cap.2014.140009
Yong Hur, Chris Choi, Yumi Ogata, Paul Stark, and Paul Levi
Microbiological Findings in Relation to Risk Assessment for Periodontal Disease: A Cross-Sectional Study
Journal of Periodontology, 2015 (accepted) doi:10.1902/jop.2015.140237
Hsiang-Yun Huang, Yumi Ogata, James Hanley, Matthew Finkelman, and Yong Hur
Crestal Bone Resorption in Augmented and Pristine Bone during Submerged Implant Healing: a Prospective Study in Humans
Clinical Oral Implants Research Clin Oral Implants Res., 2014 (accepted)
About Great Hill Dental Partners, LLC
Great Hill Dental Partners, LLC provides restorative dentistry, implant therapy, oral surgery, root canal therapy, periodontics, orthodontics, Invisalign®, pediatric dentistry, and prosthodontics, all within a multi-specialty, multi-site practice.
Among the first to offer "Whole Health Dentistry" in the Boston area, Great Hill Dental focuses on the medically proven connection between a patient's oral health and their overall health. From regular Exams and cleanings to specialized care, customized treatment protocols are designed for the individual based upon their unique needs and goals, providing the best possible outcome for the patient.
Great Hill Dental has offices in Boston, Somerville, Braintree, Peabody and Chelmsford. www.greathilldental.com
For more information, contact:
Dr. Michael Scialabba
Great Hill Dental Partners LLC
1610 Tremont St.
Boston, MA 02120
P (617) 713-3701
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