Michael Sunwoo, DDS

Meet Dr. Sunwoo

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Dr. Michael Sunwoo is a Board Certified Specialist in Orthodontics for children and adults. He graduated from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine earning a Certificate in Orthodontics and received his Master of Medical Sciences from Harvard University.

As a native of California, Dr. Sunwoo graduated from the University of Southern California School of Dentistry at the top of his class. Following graduation, Dr. Sunwoo entered active duty in the United States Army and served four distinguished years practicing both general and pediatric dentistry. He then spent three years at Harvard fulfilling his dream of becoming an Orthodontist. As a first year resident, Dr. Sunwoo was selected to pursue the Leadership Track at Harvard, a position given to only one advanced graduate resident per year. This coveted opportunity allowed him to co-found a dental start-up at the Harvard Innovation Lab and complete courses at Harvard Medical School, Harvard Business School and MIT.

When not seeing patients, Dr. Sunwoo enjoys spending time with his wife, Yuna, and their three young children. Dr. Sunwoo loves to sing and dance. As a college student, he danced competitively on a hip hop dance team for three years. He is also a big fan of K-pop and karaoke.

  • dr sunwoo & familyHarvard School of Dental Medicine — Certificate, Orthodontics
  • Harvard University — Masters, Medical Sciences
  • University of Southern California — Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • UC San Diego — Bachelors, Economics
  • US Army Officer — Major
  • American Board of Orthodontics — Diplomate