Yun Wang, DDS, MS, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor
Yun Wang, DDS, MS, PhD


Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences,
Division of Periodontology


Clinical Associate Professor


PhD, Michigan State University
Major: Cellular and Molecular Physiology

MS, Beijing University of Technology
Major: Biomedical Engineering

DDS, School of Stomatology, Peking University
Major: Dental Medicine


Periodontology, Fellowship Volpe Basic Science Research Fellowship
Advanced Periodontology, Residency University of Southern California

Licensures and Certifications

Advanced Periodontology, University of Southern California

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Dr. Yun Wang joined University of Minnesota as a Clinical Associate Professor in 2021. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and was a Clinical Assistant Professor at Ohio State University from 2015-2021. She has received awards from the American Academy of Periodontology, American Academy of Periodontology Foundation, and IADR. Dr. Wang has been actively involved in serving in multiple national and local societies, and is currently serving in the AAP Education Committee. She has 16 peer reviewed publications with a grant award from NSF. Her research focuses on human gingiva transcriptome analysis with different clinical models. She is the course director for Periodontology III and provides clinical instruction at both pre-doctoral and post-doctoral level in the Division of Periodontology.