Dr. Albert Yoo


Dr. Albert Yoo with Samuel L Stanley, President of Stony Brook Unversity, being presented with the “40 under 40” award.

Dr. Albert Yoo was born in Queens, NY and grew up in Long Island.  He attended  New York University for his undergraduate degree.  He received his doctorate  degree in Stony Brook in 2005, and then completed his surgical training in  Periodontics & Implantology in 2008.  Immediately following, Dr. Yoo joined a  periodontal practice in New Jersey for 3 years, but returned to his hometown in  Queens to open his practice.

Dr. Yoo specializes in all phases of periodontal &  implant dentistry, with special interest in immediate implant placement and  advanced bone grafting procedures.  Dr. Yoo holds numerous teaching positions in  the Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine, New York Hospital of Queens, &  Newark Beth Israel Hospital.  He is an active member of the Academy of  Periodontology, Academy of Osseointegration, American Dental Association, New  York State Dental Association & Queens County Dental Societies.  He is the  founder and head of a yearly dental missions team to Buff Bay, Jamaica, now  partnering with Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine.  Albert’s interests include fitness, running and photography.

NY License# 052153 (Northeast Regional Board)
NJ License# 22DI02382700 (specialty permit #5884)


  • 2005 – 2008 Postgraduate Periodontics & Implantology, Stony Brook, NY
  • Certificate in Periodontics 2001 – 2005 Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine, Stony Brook, NY
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery
1995 – 1999 New York University, College of Arts & Sciences              New York, NY

  • B.A. Biology
  • Cum Laude

Academic Position

2012 – Present New York Hospital of Queens General Practice Residency   Flushing, NY

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Department of Periodontics
2010 – Present Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine                       Stony Brook, NY
2008 – 2011 Newark Beth Israel Hospital                                               Newark, NJ


 2014 – Present NYC Rescue Homeless Shelter                                       New York, NY
2008 – 2012 Redeemer Presbyterian Church                                       New York, NY

  • Elementary school Bible teacher
1994 – 2012 First United Methodist Church                                            Flushing, NY

  • Elementary school teacher
  • Assistant Director
2010- Present Dental missions outreach                                          Buff Bay, Jamaica

  • Missions founder and coordinator
  • Raised over $50k in monetary donations
  • Team provided over $250k in dental treatment to date

–    Established partnership with Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine
–    Established partnership/sponsorship from Henry Schein Dental


2016 Stony Brook University 40 under 40 Award
2010 Academy of Osseointegration Foundation Grant
2006 American Academy of Periodontology Foundation – Student Ambassador Award
2005 American Academy of Periodontology Award

Blasco C. Gomes Award

Dr. Richard J. Oringer Award

American Student Dental Association Award of Excellence

NYSDA Leadership Award

2004 American College of Dentists – Outstanding Leadership and Professionalism


Nov 2012 “Surgical considerations for immediate implant placement” – Bayside Periodontics & Dental Implants Study Club
April 2012 “Photography 101 for Dentistry” – Cross County Dental
Dec 2011 “Implant Update” – Steinway Dental Study Club
Sept 2011 “Splinting of Periodontally Involved & Mobile Teeth” – Cross County Dental Study Club


Fitness, running, golf, snowboarding, photography, disc jockey, cello, ToughMudder