Meet Dr. Nam

Dr. Nam received his D.M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, and a Certificate in Prosthodontics with M.S.D. degree from the University of Washington, School of Dentistry.

Dr. Nam has been currently appointed as an Assistant Clinical Professor of the Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences at the UCSF School of Dentistry in San Francisco. Dr. Nam was an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Prosthodontics at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco between 2011 and 2013.

Dr. Nam is a member of professional affiliations including the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, the Santa Clara Dental Society, the Mid-Peninsula Dental Society, the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, and the American College of Prosthodontics. He has lectured both nationally and internationally, and has had several articles published in professional journals.

In his free time, Dr. Nam enjoys traveling, photography, dining out, golfing, and other outdoor sports with his wife and a son.

Dr. Nam’s Publications:

1. Nam J, Aranyarachkul P. Achieving the Optimal Peri-Implant Soft Tissue Profile by the Selective Pressure Method via Provisional Restorations in the Esthetic Zone. J Esthet Restor Dent. 2015;27:136-144

2. Nam J, Tokutomi H. Using zirconia-based prosthesis in a complete-mouth reconstruction treatment for worn dentition with the altered vertical dimension of occlusion. J Prostate Dent. 2015;113:81-85

3. Nam J, Janakievski J, Raigrodski AJ. Complete transition from failing restorations to implant-supported fixed prostheses in a patient with Scleroderma. Compendium. 2012;33:746-756

4. Nam J, Raigrodski AJ, Heindl H. Utilization of multiple restorative materials in full-mouth rehabilitation: a clinical report. J Esthet Restor Dent. 2008;20(4):251-63

5. Jung Nam, Scott G Cohen, Soojin Kim, Clinical treatment planning Case 48, Seattle Study Club Journal, 2006;11(2):10-14

6. Jung Nam, Scott G Cohen, Soojin Kim, Active treatment planning Case 48, Seattle Study Club Journal, 2007;11(3):11-16

7. Nam J, Raigrodski AJ, Townsend J, Lepe X, Mancl LA. Assessment of preference of mixing techniques and duration of mixing and tray loading for two viscosities of vinyl polysiloxane material. J Prosthet Dent. 2007;97(1):12-17