Dr. John Yacoub was born and raised in New York City and is a proud graduate of The State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, where he completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree. Following dental school, Dr. John completed a General Practice Residency at Kingsbrook Jewish Hospital where he had the opportunity to practice and learn more complex dental procedures in a hospital setting. Dr. John is widely known amongst his patients and fellow dental colleagues as a caring and genuine clinician who takes the time to listen and connect with his patients.
Professionally, Dr. John has taken several advanced courses since completing his residency so he can stay up to date with the latest techniques and treatments. He is passionate about helping patients understand the importance of how oral health will affect their long-term medical health as well as finding ways to proactively treat disease before more significant consequences develop.
In his free time Dr. John is involved with volunteering services and enjoys spending time with his family, friends, and playing and watching basketball. He’s proud to call Tampa his new home!