Meet Our Wonderful Dentists


Otto Hanssen DDS

Otto Hanssen DDS

University Of Washington

Dr. Otto Hanssen was born and raised in Bellingham, Washington. He undertook his undergraduate studies at Western Washington University with an emphasis in Chemistry.  Dr. Hanssen then studied and received his dental degree from the University of Washington in 1979.  After a long dental practice partnership he founded Burlington Family Dentistry in 2001.  Dr. Hanssen is active in most areas of general dentistry with a concentration on more complex reconstructive cases.  He enjoys spending time with his lovely wife of 28 years and their three grown children, traveling to warmer climates, and boating in the Puget Sound San Juan Islands.

Emily Yepez DDS

Emily Yepez DDS

University of Washington’s School of Dentistry

Born and raised in Snohomish County, Dr. Emily Yepez is proud to have attended the University of Washington’s School of Dentistry. Prior to becoming a dentist, she graduated Summa Cum Laude with her Bachelors of Radiologic Science and has previously worked in medical imaging for over fifteen years. Working in hospitals inspired her to explore dentistry, a career in which providers can establish long term relationships with their patients. Dr. Emily has a passion for helping patient overcome their dental anxiety and achieve oral health and confidence. She has volunteered as a dentist, translator, and even a painter/roofer as close as Mount Vernon and Seattle up to as far away as Mexico and Guatemala. She met her partner, Zach, during dental school, and they have a pet chameleon, Pascal  

Sam Oh DMD

Sam Oh DMD

Boston University Graduate School Of Dental Medicine

Dr. Sam Oh was born in South Korea and immigrated to the United States as a teenager.  After receiving his undergraduate degree from Florida Atlantic University, he received his DMD from Boston University Graduate School Of Dental Medicine.  Dr. Oh then completed a postgraduate general practice and residency in New Jersey. Striving to provide his patients with the utmost quality of care through continuing education.  Dr. Oh is currently a member of the American Academy Of Implant Dentistry. Dr. Oh and his wife  of 25 years reside in Bothell, WA.  When not practicing dentistry, he enjoys spending time outdoors, working out at the gym, hiking with their three dogs and spending quality time with his wife and two grown children

 Jong Yoon DDS

Jong Yoon DDS

University Of California - San Francisco

Dr. Jong Yoon was born in South Korea and moved to the states when he was a teenager.  After obtaining his bachelor's degree in Chemistry from Michigan University, he attended The University Of California- San Francisco, where he earned his doctor of Dental Surgery degree.  He has worked as a dentist in a couple of different offices in Illinois and in Pierce County, WA before joining Burlington Family Dentistry.  He is passionate about learning more about dentistry either through taking continuing education courses or through other colleagues in order to provide the best care for each of his patients.  When he is not in the office, Dr. Yoon enjoys working out, cycling, hiking and watching movies, as well as spending time volunteering.