Physician’s Profile

Angela J. Yoon, DDS

College of Dental Medicine
Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Department of Pathology & Cell Biology
Director, Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology Division

Dr. Angela J. Yoon is the Chair of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Division at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine and has an interdisciplinary appointment in the Department of Pathology & Cell Biology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. She holds a hospital appointment at Columbia University Medical Center and is the Director of the Oral Diagnostic Biopsy Service.


Board Certificates
Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Areas of Expertise:
  • Dentistry
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Lesions
  • Oral Pathology
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Honors & Awards:

The Edward V Zegarelli Teaching Award (2003)


Yoon et al. 'Activated checkpoint kinase 2 expression and risk for oral squamous cell carcinoma' Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2007:1;2768-2772.

Yoon et al. 'Association between Gly1619ARG polymorphism of IGF2R domain 11 (RS629849) and advanced stage of oral cancer. Med Oncol. 2012;29:682-285.

Yoon et al. 'Topical application of green tea polyphenol (-)-epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG) fro prevention of recurrent oral neoplastic lesions' JOFS 2012:4;43-45.

Yoon et al. 'Prognostic value of miR-375 and miR-214-3p in early stage oral squamous cell carcinoma' Am J Transl Res. 2014;6:580-592.