2014 Co-Alumni of the Year

Co-Alumni of the Year for 2014

Drs. Douglas Yoon and Adam Chen were selected as the 2014 School of Dentistry’s Co-Alumni of the Year. Dr. Yoon (pictured right) graduated from the School of Dentistry in 1983 and quickly made a career change by working as a senior scientist at Logicon/RDA from 1983 to 1997.  His research areas included digital signal analysis, pattern recognition and process automation.  He left Logicon to join the School of Dentistry as a part-time lecturer in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology from 1998 to 2003. In 2000, he and Dr. Adam Chen started a company that would later become Cyber Medical Imaging, Inc. (incorporated 2003 - DBA XDR Radiology).  He has served at Cyber Medical Imaging as President and Chief Technology Officer from its inception to the present day.

Dr. Chen (pictured left) also graduated from the School of Dentistry in 1983 and over the last 30 years has worked in private practice performing general dentistry. He is the co-founder of Cyber Medical Imaging, Inc. with Dr. Yoon. He helped design the XDR graphic user interface and, along with Dr. Yoon, has published a number of patents in the field of dental digital imaging. Dr. Chen still treats patients two days a week and has served at Cyber Medical Imaging, Inc. as a Vice President and Director of Clinical Operations from its inception to the present day.