Dr. Yoo grew up in Saratoga, California. After college, she headed across the country to Philadelphia where she graduated at the top of her class from the prestigious University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. She then went on to earn her orthodontic certificate and master’s degree in craniofacial biology from the University of Southern California. During her three years of advanced training in orthodontics, Dr. Yoo even attended courses around the world to develop her expertise. She continues to take classes in order to stay up-to-date with the latest advances in the field to deliver the best possible care to her patients.
Dr. Yoo is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, the Mid-Peninsula Dental Society and the Bay Area Orthodontic Study Club.
Opening Palo Alto Orthodontics has allowed Dr. Yoo the opportunity to get to know so many fantastic patients and their families. She truly enjoys being a positive part of their lives and believes everyone should have a smile they’re excited to share with others. Dr. Yoo is married to Chul-Kyun (“CK”) Park, a pediatric anesthesiologist. They have a female goldendoodle named Charlie who enjoys coming to the office almost as much as Dr. Yoo does! Now they have welcomed their son, Hunter, in January 2017! In her free time, Dr. Yoo is a fan of running, hiking, biking, scuba diving and reading.