Dr. Aaron Hoo
- BDS (Singapore)
Dr Hoo graduated from the National University of Singapore (Dean’s List), excelling in the disciplines of clinical dentistry and dental public health.
Prior to joining private practice, Dr Hoo enjoyed successful stints in KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, and National University Hospital, during which he gained valuable experience treating a broad spectrum of patients from the young to the old.
In private practice, Dr Hoo has had the privilege of being mentored by numerous top clinicians of various specialties. These opportunities honed his clinical expertise and have shaped his philosophy of dentistry, guiding his provision of dental treatment today.
Dr Hoo practices the full range of advanced general dentistry, and is keenly focused on providing remarkable patient experiences and delivering optimal treatment outcomes for his patients.
With an interest in clinical research, his undergraduate research was awarded top accolades locally. In 2009, he represented Singapore in the SEAADE conference in Chiang Mai and won the research competition at South East Asia level. He was subsequently invited to give a presentation at the American Dental Association (ADA) Conference in Orlando in 2010. For his accomplishments, he was awarded membership into “The International Association of Student Clinicians” by ADA.
Dr Hoo is an active member of the dental profession. He had served as an executive committee member in the executive committees of the College of General Dental Practitioners (2013 - 2017), the Aesthetic Dentistry Society of Singapore (2012 - 2014) and the Guild of Dental Graduates (2010 - 2012).
For his contributions to dentistry and the dental fraternity, Dr Hoo was inducted as Fellow into the International College of Continuing Dental Education in 2015 and the International College of Dentists in 2017. Active in overseas volunteer work, Dr Hoo is accredited with Operation Smile International as their international dentist.
A firm believer that dental well-being is inextricably linked to public education, Dr Hoo is a keen speaker and has given talks to medical colleagues and the public on dental topics such as ‘Beautiful Teeth in a Day’, ‘Advances in Dentistry’, ‘Tooth Decay in Children’, ‘Oral Care in Pregnancy’ and ‘Diabetes and Dental Health’.
With a passion for teaching and collaboration, Dr Hoo has also conducted numerous dental courses for fellow colleagues (CDE points accredited by Singapore Dental Council). These lecture and workshop courses focus on practical clinical dentistry and have been extremely well received by fellow dentists. The courses cover topics such as “Accelerated Root Canal Treatment Protocol”, “Complex Crown/Bridgework and Digital Smile Design” and “Predictable Implant Treatment Protocol”.
In 2018, Dr Hoo was invited by FKG Dentaire to be one of their Key Opinion Leaders in Asia.