Dr. Kang earned his Ph.D. in oral microbiology from the Seoul National University School of Dentistry. She pursued her study in the United States to become an orthodontist after 15 years of practice in general dentistry. Dr. Kang earned a Master of Science in Dentistry degree from Indiana University, as well as a clinical certificate in orthodontics. She is a board-certified expert in orthodontics by the American Board of Orthodontics and a member of several local, national, and international organizations.
Dr. Kang is an orthodontic clinical director and professor at the University of Detroit Mercy’s Graduate Orthodontic Program. She has taught and spoken on a variety of orthodontic treatments and procedures, including classic edgewise appliances, orthodontic miniscrew application, functional appliances, pre-surgical orthodontics, orthognathic surgery, and transparent aligners, among others.
Dr. Kang is the mother of two university students. Her spouse works as an internet security computer engineer. She enjoys traveling, watching movies, going on gourmet tours, and gardening in her spare time. Dr. Kang grew up in Taiwan and graduated from high school there, therefore she is proficient in Mandarin. She is excited to use her knowledge and experience to help Dr. Dhawan produce smiling faces.