Sook Yoon, MD

Academic Chief Resident

Emory University Department of Rehabilitation Medicine


  • BS, University of Georgia, 2010
  • MD, Medical College of Georgia, 2015


Hometown: Dae-jeon, South Korea

Professional Interests

  • Pain medicine
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Regenerative medicine

Future Plans

  • Interventional Pain Fellowship, 2019-20


  • Medical College of Georgia Dean's Scholarship, 2011


  • Painting
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Playing piano


  • Case Report Presentation Scheduled for May 2016 Incidental finding of multifocal papillary carcinoma of thyroid in a patient with possible Lithium-associated Hyperparathyroidism (LAH) ACP acceptance Case Report August, 2016 Eosinophilic esophagitis and Eosinophilic fasciitis
  • MCG Dean’s Scholarship Research Summer 2012 at Experimental Medicine – David M. Pollock, PhD, Experimental Medicine Department Title: IDO Blocker exacerbates Ang II- High salt-induced hypertension and Increases Renal T cell Counts Designed the research with Dr. Pollock’s help, performed surgeries to insert AngII pumps in rats’ back, cared for lab rats, analyzed, and interpreted the collected data. Presented at Freshmen Dean’s Scholarship symposium