Meet Our TeamEirleen Hyun, DMD, MS

Dr. Eirleen Hyun is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. She earned her dental degree (DMD) at Tuft University, Boston. She then joined the US Air Force as an active duty officer and pursued an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) in Washington, DC. She was then stationed in Korea and Germany where she provided care for the active duty personnel before returning to the motherland in San Antonio, TX to undertake her specialty training in Periodontics and earn her Master of Science (MS) degree in Dental Sciences, Periodontics.

She then practiced periodontics at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, OH, where in addition to her practice, she jointly served as an Assistant Professor to provide advanced training to younger active duty dentists. After eleven years of service to the country, she decided to go back home to Seattle, where she grew up, along with her husband, Dr. Guy Huynh-Ba and join the Premier Periodontics team.

Through her extensive training, clinical and teaching experience, Dr. Hyun is committed to provide the best possible treatment to her patients with compassion and kindness in all aspects of periodontics and implant dentistry.

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • American Board of Periodontology
  • American Dental Association


  • Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology
  • 2015 Award recipient of the John F. Prichard Graduate Research Competition

Volunteer / Service Experience

  • Dental mission trips to Africa (Ghana and Senegal)

On a Personal Note

Dr. Hyun enjoys the outdoors including hiking, golfing and has a soft spot for snowboarding. She enjoys cooking and spending time with her family and friends.