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Kiho Kang

Associate Professor
Director of the Advanced Specialty Education Program in Prosthodontics

Kiho Kang

Kiho Kang

Associate Professor
Director of the Advanced Specialty Education Program in Prosthodontics

Phone (617) 636-6591
Room 1245
1 Kneeland Street, Boston, MA 02111
Biography: 

Kiho Kang is the director of the Advanced Specialty Education Program in Prosthodontics, the Advanced Dental Technology & Research Program and the Advanced Digital Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry Fellowship Program at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine (TUSDM). He is currently an associate professor in the Department of Prosthodontics. He has been a faculty member since 1998 and served as associate director of the Advanced Education Program in Prosthodontics and the Advanced Education in Esthetic Dentistry Program (now the Advanced Education in Esthetics and Operative Dentistry) from 2005 to 2008.

Dr. Kang holds his D.D.S. degree from South Korea and his D.M.D. degree from TUSDM. He also received his M.S. degree in Oral Biology from the Dental College of Georgia in Augusta, GA and his Advanced Education Certificate in Prosthodontics from TUSDM. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics, a fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists and the Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics. He has given lectures at national and international meetings as well as published articles in peer-reviewed journals. He served as an editor for the previous CD-ROM versions of the ACP Study Guide for Board Certification in Prosthodontics and presently serves on the editorial review board of the Journal of Prosthodontics.

Education: 
D.M.D., Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, 2002
Certificate, Advanced Specialty Education Program in Prosthodontics, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, 1998
M.S., Oral Biology, The Dental College of Georgia, 1995
D.D.S., Dentistry, Dankook University College of Dentistry, South Korea, 1989
Professional Experience: 
2017-Present:

Director, Advanced Specialty Education Program in Prosthodontics, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

2017-Present:

Director, Advanced Dental Technology and Research Program, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

2017-Present:

Director, Advanced Digital Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry Fellowship, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

2015-Present:

Associate Professor, Department of Prosthodontics,Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

2002-Present:

Part-time Practice limited to Prosthodontics, Esthetic and Implant Dentistry Multi-specialty Dental Group Practice

2015–2016:

Interim Director, Advanced Specialty Education Program in Prosthodontics, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

2015-2016:

Interim Director, Advanced Dental Technology and Research Program, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

2009-2014:

Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Prosthodontics & Operative Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

2005-2008:

Associate Professor, Department of Prosthodontics & Operative Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

1989-1993:

Full-time Practice in General Dentistry, Seoul, South Korea

Selected Honors and Awards: 
Recognition as an Outstanding Lecturer Presented by Multidisciplinary Dental Institute (MDI), 2011
Dean’s Appreciation for Valued Participation in the Educational Program. Presented by TUSDM, 2006
Teaching Excellence Award Voted by Peer Faculty Members Presented by Department of Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry, TUSDM, 2003
Best Faculty of the Year Award Presented by Postgraduate Prosthodontics, Class of 2000, TUSDM, 2000
Best Faculty of the Year Award Presented by Postgraduate Prosthodontics, Class of 1999, TUSDM, 1999
Dr. Passamonti's Teaching Fellowship Honor and Award Presented by TUSDM, 1998
Steven R. Gordon Memorial Award Presented by American College of Prosthodontists (ACP), MA Section, 1998
Professional Memberships: 
American Board of Prosthodontics (ABP), Diplomate
American College of Prosthodontists (ACP), Fellow
American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics (AAFP), Member
Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics (GNYAP), Fellow
American Dental Association (ADA), Member
Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS), Member