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Seiko S. Min, DDS, PhD, MS

Dr. Seiko S. Min, DDS, PhD, MS
  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Office: SOD-6427
  • Phone: 713-486-4387
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Department: UT Dentists
  • Administrative Area(s): Periodontics and Dental Hygiene
  • Education:

    DDS | Nihon University, Tokyo, Japan
    PhD, Bone Biology | Nihon University 
    MS, Periodontics | University of Southern California 


Dr. Seiko S. Min was appointed as an assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics and Dental Hygiene in 2018 and promoted to associate professor in 2023. He is also the director of the Preceptor Periodontics Program at UTHealth Houston School of Dentistry. 

Dr. Min trained in periodontics and implant therapy in Japan and the U.S. He earned a doctorate in bone biology at Nihon University, Tokyo in 2009, and completed the Advanced Periodontology and Implantology Residency Program at University of Southern California, Los Angeles in 2014.

Dr. Min has received prestigious awards from the American Academy of Periodontology, Academy of Osseointegration, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, and Osteology Foundation. He has published many scientific peer reviewed papers and is an internationally renowned lecturer, best known for his work in the field of oral plastic surgery, “Gum Recession Therapy” utilizing innovative approach.

Dr Min’s research focus is tissue engineering, as well as clinical research, including soft tissue graft, bone graft, and regenerative therapies in periodontics and implant dentistry.

Clinical Interests

Periodontal surgery, mucogingival surgery, dental implant treatment, periodontal regenerative surgery, and bone grafting 

Languages Spoken

English, Japanese, Korean