Learn a little more about Dr. Laura Moon's background.
Dr. Laura Moon is a board certified periodontist. She trained locally at NYU College of Dentistry, then at NYU Langone Hospitals as Chief Resident in Periodontics. Dr. Moon practiced in her home state of Washington for several years, then returned to NYC.
Dr. Moon was nominated by her peers as a Top Dentist for her work in Bellevue, WA. While at NYU, she received the Dean’s Research Award for her research on bone development, as well as the Student Inspiration Award. Additionally, she was recognized for her implants work at NYU by the American Academy of Implant Dentistry. Dr. Moon has presented for the Northeast Implants Symposium and the American Academy of Dental Research. She served as a clinical professor in periodontics at the University of Washington School of Dentistry and regularly lectures for local study clubs.
As a board certified periodontist, Dr. Moon specializes in providing care for gum recession, periodontal disease, and dental implant surgeries. She utilizes microsurgical techniques that are minimally invasive to enhance the patient experience. Dr. Moon believes in empowering patients to make informed decisions and tailoring care for each patient’s unique needs.
Outside of the office, Dr. Moon enjoys volunteering and traveling. She has volunteered with organizations like the Seattle King County Dental Society and Smiles for Veterans to provide dental care for underserved patients. Through the Global Dental Ambassadors, she volunteered in Jamaica and Zambia as a visiting periodontics lecturer for local dental students.