Steve Hong, DMD
Dr. Steve S. Hong attained his undergraduate study majoring in biochemistry and received a BA degree from Cornell University in 1996. Upon graduation, he was recruited by Abbott Laboratories, one of the major healthcare and pharmaceutical companies, to work as a technical and product researcher in the diagnostic division. In the following year, he went on to attend Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts, and received a DMD degree in 2001. While attending dental school, he accepted a Navy Scholarship for his dental education.
Dr. Hong served three years in the Navy from 2001-2004. First year, he completed training in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at Naval Dental Center Submarine base in Groton, Connecticut. For the next two years, he was stationed at Naval Dental Center in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, where he took care of active/retired marines and sailors’ dental needs. He also served on the Alpha Surgical Company for 6 months in Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003.
After completing his commitment in the Navy, Dr. Hong began his private dental practice working as an associate at a large group practice and smaller family practice in southern NJ. In September of 2006, he joined Philadelphia Dental Associates in Center City, Pennsylvania, as a head dentist and proud partner. Dr. Hong enjoys practicing all phases of general and comprehensive dentistry with emphasis on one-visit root canal therapies, surgical extractions, implant surgeries, and cosmetic and restorative treatments. He is also a member of the American Dental Association and Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Hong is happily married to an optometrist who is currently practicing in Depford, NJ. They have two beautiful children, a son and a daughter. He has a family-oriented personality, always keeping up and caring his energetic son and beautiful daughter. When not at work, he enjoys playing tennis, taking photographs, and teaching children at Sunday school at church. Dr. Hong is very active with his missionary activities like visiting the Dominican Republic and Haiti to provide dentistry.
Dennis Fee, DMD
Dr. Dennis Fee is a Philadelphia native and was raised in the northeast part of the city. He received a B.S. in chemistry from St. Joseph’s University in 1988, and went on to attend the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. Upon receiving his DMD from Penn in 1992, he remained in the area and has been an associate in offices in Philadelphia and in Trenton, NJ. He has been with Philadelphia Dental Associates since 2004.
Dr. Fee consistently stays up to date on the latest dental technologies and advancements by completing a wide variety of continuing dental education courses and seminars. Dr. Fee has a conservative treatment approach, emphasizing patient comfort and long-term welfare. It is his goal to provide each patient with a pleasant experience and he caters to each patient’s individual needs as they may arise.
When not at work, Dr. Fee enjoys entertaining and traveling, both locally and internationally. He enjoys residing in Center City, Philadelphia, and taking advantage of the restaurants and culture that the city provides. He is active with many charities and also volunteers on several local fundraising and cultural committees.
David Cho, DMD
Dr. Cho received his undergraduate degree from University of Delaware with a Bachelor of Science in biology in 1991. He then received his DMD from Temple Dental School in 1995. He has worked in the Delaware Valley for over 15 years, which includes owning and managing his own solo practice to a large group practice in southern NJ. Currently, he practices in four of his own dental offices at Philadelphia Dental Associates, Alpha Dental Spa, Larchmont Dental Arts, and Media Lima Dental Associates.
Dr. Cho is extremely passionate about taking care of patients’ dental needs. His main focus has been taking on complex cases with emphasis on implant surgery, 3rd molar wisdom teeth extractions, partial to full mouth rehabilitations, and challenging root canal treatments. His experience and skill are strong assets to not only providing valuable and insightful 2nd opinions to his colleagues. Dr. Cho is expanding his knowledge by continuing with his studies to find efficient and effective ways to ultimately restore a patient’s smile.
When he’s not at work, Dr. Cho devotes most of his weekends at his church. In addition, he has taken annual week to two-week long missionary trips to Africa and South America performing dental treatments for underprivileged people in 3rd world countries. Dr. Cho is an avid sports fan, especially for the Philadelphia Sixers. Otherwise, Dr. Cho enjoys taking his four daughters out for movies.