Get to Know Dr. Yeri Guak
Nothing makes Dr. Yeri Guak happier than putting a patient at ease. Whether she is explaining a procedure to calm someone’s anxiety or removing a source of pain, the look of relief on someone’s face always brings her great joy and fulfillment. Whatever your dental needs might be, she’s eager to meet them here at PA Dental Arts, and you can start getting to know Dr. Guak by reading on below.
Why Did You Decide to Become a Dentist?
Dr. Guak became interested in working in healthcare at a young age. Dentistry in particular caught her eye because the feedback can be so immediate—she can often fix someone’s problem or transform their smile in a single appointment. She also likes that dentistry is very hands-on and requires a unique blend of scientific and artistic skills. But most of all, the best thing is seeing her patients’ lives change for the better thanks to her work.
Where Did You Study Dentistry?
Dr. Guak earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Florida, and she went on to earn her dental degree from the Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine. Since then, she has worked diligently to stay on top of the latest advancements in dentistry, and today, she is certified to provide both Invisalign and laser therapy.
Dr. Guak also maintains memberships in several professional organizations, including the:
- American Dental Association
- Texas Dental Association
- North Texas Dental Society
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Academy of Clear Aligners
Outside of the Dental Office, What Do You Like to Do?
Dr. Guak is a big fan of the arts, and she likes to experience them in every way possible. On the weekends, you’ll often find her reading the latest bestseller, binge-watching a TV show, checking out a museum, or listening to musical theater. She is also an avid traveler who likes to learn about new cultures, and to date, she has visited 36 countries.