Specialties

Spine

Orthopaedic Surgery (Board certified since 2002)

At a Glance

  • 1999 Started practicing
  • 18 Years experience
  • 1 OFFICE LOCATION
  • 2 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Yoon

Dr. Yoon won the MIT robotic competition while an undergraduate at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. At Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago, he completed a spine fellowship with Dr. Howard An and Dr. Ronald DeWald. Dr. Yoon is an active researcher, specializing in gene therapy for disc disease.

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

INTERNSHIP

RESIDENCY

University of California Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

FELLOWSHIP

Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Cervical Spine Research Society

Orthopaedic Research Society

Languages spoken

  • Korean

Honors & Awards

Eta Kappa Nu
Electrical Engineering Honor Society

National Merit Scholar
National Merit Scholar

Tau Beta Pi
Engineering Honor Society

Winner of 1984 Physics Motor Contest
Mass Institute of Technology

Winner of 1987 CROBOTs Contest
Mass Institute of Technology

Major Publications

BMP and cervical spine fusion. Current Opinion in Orthopaedics,12(3).

Fibrogenesis imperfecta ossium: imaging correlation in three new patients. Skeletal Radiology 28(7)390-5, 1999.

The orientation of a T cell receptor to its MHC class II peptide ligands. Journal of Immunology 159(9)4395-402, 1997.

The specificity and orientation of a TCR to its peptide-MHC class II ligands. Immunity 4(4)367-76, 1996.

Locations & Appointments

1 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center

59 Executive Park South NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
  • 404-778-7000
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2 Hospital Affiliation(s)

2

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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3

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

INTERNSHIP

RESIDENCY

University of California Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

FELLOWSHIP

Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Cervical Spine Research Society

Orthopaedic Research Society

Languages spoken

  • Korean

Honors & Awards

Eta Kappa Nu
Electrical Engineering Honor Society

National Merit Scholar
National Merit Scholar

Tau Beta Pi
Engineering Honor Society

Winner of 1984 Physics Motor Contest
Mass Institute of Technology

Winner of 1987 CROBOTs Contest
Mass Institute of Technology

Major Publications

BMP and cervical spine fusion. Current Opinion in Orthopaedics,12(3).

Fibrogenesis imperfecta ossium: imaging correlation in three new patients. Skeletal Radiology 28(7)390-5, 1999.

The orientation of a T cell receptor to its MHC class II peptide ligands. Journal of Immunology 159(9)4395-402, 1997.

The specificity and orientation of a TCR to its peptide-MHC class II ligands. Immunity 4(4)367-76, 1996.