Dr. Alvin Yeo

Specialist in Periodontics

B.D.S. (SINGAPORE)

M.S. (NORTH CAROLINA, U.S.A.)

Cert. Periodontology (NORTH CAROLINA, U.S.A.)

Ph.D. (GRONINGEN, NETHERLANDS)

F.A.M.S. (SINGAPORE)

Fellow of International Team of Implantology (ITI)

Chairperson ITI South East Asian Section (Chapter)

Dr. Alvin Yeo has since 2010 been a Consultant Periodontist (with special interest in Esthetic Periodontics and Implant Dentistry) at Smile Inc.® Dental Surgeons. He also assumes the positions of a Visiting Consultant and a Visiting Clinician Researcher in the Restorative Department (Periodontics Unit) at the National Dental Centre, Singapore (N.D.C.S.)

He graduated from Periodontics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, U.S.A., in 2003 with a Certificate in Periodontics and a Masters of Science (M.Sc.) degree in Oral Biology. He received his Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S.) degree from the National University of Singapore in 1997. He was conferred Fellow in the Academy of Medicine, Singapore, (F.A.M.S.) in 2007. Recently, he was awarded a Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D.) from the University of Groningen, Netherlands, after successfully defending his Ph.D. thesis in March 2010 entitled “Novel Polycaprolactone-Tricalcium Phosphate (PCL-TCP) Scaffolds Customized for Reconstruction of Dentoalveolar Deformities.”

Dr. Yeo has been extremely active and is part of the recently established ITI S.E.A. Section Leadership Team formed in 2011. He currently assumes the role of Chairperson the ITI South East Asia (S.E.A.) Section and was the ITI S.E.A. Section Education Delegate from 2011-2015. Dr. Yeo teaches part-time and is part of the teaching faculty of the NUS Periodontology Residency Training Programme at N.D.C.S. In addition, he is currently a member of the Dental Specialist Accreditation Board (D.S.A.B.) in Periodontics. He lectures and conducts workshops actively both locally and internationally, such as Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Philippines, Nepal, China, Australia and the United States, on topics of related to Periodontology and Implant Dentistry.