Dr. Daniel Sok Woong Han:
Leading Periodontist and Cosmetic Dentistry Expert
Periodontist, Dr. Daniel (Sok Woong)Han, practicing out of McLean, VA, is acknowledged as one of the best in the business among the most respected dental professionals. His Ivy-League dual-certified training in Periodontology, Implantology and Periodontal Prosthetics (advanced cosmetic dentistry) helped pave the way toward a promising future, and by joining forces with the orthodontic and pediatric experts Drs. Sooyeon Ahn and Lara Saleh, the dental practice of Han & Ahn DMD, PC has developed a reputation for excellence and is considered one of the best.
Dr. Han's dental practice provides patients with all-encompassing dental care for the entire family, from toddler to grandma. Few dental practices can compete with Han & Ahn DMD, PC.
Dr. Han was born in Seoul, South Korea and grew up in Vancouver, Canada. He is just one of several dentists in the family. His wife, Dr. Ahn is a certified orthodontist. His younger sister, Dr. Michelle Han, is a general dentist who has been actively practicing in New Jersey for several years.
Dr. Han studied at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, where he received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD). He then went on to receive specialty training at the University of Pennsylvania and achieved dual specialty certificates in both Periodontics / Implantology and Periodontal Prosthesis (Advanced Restorative, Cosmetic Dentistry), graduating as the top resident of the year. Dr. Han was honored to be the graduation speaker for his class. This combined dual specialty program is the only one in the world that truly combines multiple disciplines in dentistry (cosmetic, restorative & periodontics, and implant dentistry). He is also recognized as a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. He is a certified dental laser expert who uses PERIOLASE for LANAP/LAPIP surgery.
- University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine graduate – Doctor of Dental Medicine
- University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine postdoctoral certificate- Periodontal Prosthesis
- University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine postdoctoral certificate- Periodontics & Implantology
- Diplomate of American Board of Periodontology
- Clinical Assistant Professor of Periodontics
- Clinical Assistant Professor of Periodontal Prosthesis (Fixed Prosthesis)
Dr. Han has been actively working as both a cosmetic dentist and an implant surgeon in Philadelphia, McLean, Arlington, Leesburg, Alexandria, and Lorton in past years. His goal is to continue providing comprehensive dentistry to patients.
As a clinical assistant professor, Dr. Han continues to be active in clinical research and teaches periodontics, implant surgery, and fixed prosthodontics to post-doctoral residents at the Department of Periodontics & Periodontal Prosthesis at UPenn.
Dr. Han has presented his research findings on the subject of effective methods of implant placements and bone grafting at the International Association of Dental Research (IADR) in San Diego. Currently, he is studying the most effective methods for sinus augmentation, using the most up-to-date technique and instruments.
His office has been recognized by dental implant companies as one of the top implant centers. As the continuing education director in the advanced surgical and prosthetics courses for a dental implant company he provides all-day lectures locally and nationally to his peers despite of his busy schedule.
This cosmetic, comprehensive dentist in McLean is also a member in good standing of:
- American Dental Association (ADA)
- Virginia Dental Association (VDA)
- Northern Virginia Dental Association (NVDA)
- American Academy of Periodontology
- American Board of Periodontology
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
Dr. Han provides comprehensive dentistry as a cosmetic, implant dentist in McLean, VA to Great Falls, Tyson’s Corner, Vienna, Oakton, Fairfax, and Arlington, VA.