Peter S. Ok, DDS, MMSc

Diplomate, American Board of Endodontics 

Previous Faculty Appointment: Clinical Instructor, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Post-Doctoral Endodontics Graduate Program, Boston, MA (2011-2015)

Post-Doctoral Research: MMSc, Harvard University, Boston, MA (2008-2011) 

Endodontic Residency: Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA (2008-2011) 

Dental School: DDS, Columbia University, College of Dental Medicine, New York, NY (2004-2008)

Pre-Dental: BSME with High Honors (2000) and MSME (2003), Georgia Tech, Mechanical Engineering, Atlanta, GA (1996-2003)

Dr. Peter S. Ok is happy to serve his hometown, in the northeast metro Atlanta. A graduate from Tucker High School and Georgia Tech with BSME and MSME in Mechanical Engineering, Dr. Ok went to Columbia University in the New York City to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS). He, then, specialized in endodontics at Harvard University obtaining both endodontic specialty certificate and Masters in Medical Sciences (MMSc). While in Harvard, he was a recipient of Harvard-Forsyth Krakow endodontic research fund award, and participated in endodontic research in Harvard affiliated Forsyth Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts as a post-doctoral research fellow. 

After his Harvard training, he remained as a faculty member to teach as a post-doctoral endodontic residency clinical instructor at Harvard School of Dental Medicine while working in the private endodontic group practice with his senior faculty members in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Ok became a Diplomate, American board of Endodontics in 2014. Dr. Ok moved back to Gwinnett county, Georgia in 2015, and took over Dr. Jeffery Turner’s endodontic practice as Dr. Turner was retired from the practice after faithfully serving Gwinnett county more than 25 years.

Dr. Ok is married and has two children. He enjoy spending time with his friends, family and going to church.

Dental Society Membership

  • College of Diplomate
  • American Association of Endodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • Georgia Dental Association
  • Northern District Dental Society
  • Hinman Dental Society