Jong Hyun Ban
Doctor of Dental Surgery
Certified Specialist in Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. Ban is a Certified Specialist in Pediatric Dentistry, providing the full scope of pediatric dentistry, which includes patients with special needs, as well as growth and developmental needs.
He is also a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, British Columbia Society of Pediatric Dentistry, Dental Specialist Society of British Columbia, and the British Columbia Dental Association.
Dr. Ban studied Bioengineering at the University of Pennsylvania and completed his Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Suma Kum Laude). He went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in at the New York University College of Dentistry. He then completed a General Practice Residency in Bronx, NY, where he gained invaluable experience in oral rehabilitation and oral surgery.
Dr. Ban finished his residency in pediatric dentistry at the Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY. During his specialty training, he served as Chief Resident where he received extensive training in pediatric dentistry, orthodontics and growth and development. He remained at Lutheran Medical Center as attending dentist and taught pediatric dental residents. He decided to move back to his hometown, and joined the staff at BC Children's Hospital, Department of Dentistry.
Dr. Ban taught at BC Children's Hospital and was also an Associate Clinical Professor in Pediatric Dentistry at the University of British Columbia, teaching both in undergraduate and graduate level until January 2014.