Meet Dr. Jong Hoon Park

Dr. Jong Hoon Park

Born in South Korea, raised in Argentina, and educated in the United States, Jong Hoon Park, DMD offers high-quality general dentistry services at his Happy Smile practice in Lincoln, Rhode Island. Fluent in English, Spanish, and Korean, Dr. Park happily welcomes patients from Lincoln and nearby Pawtucket, Rhode Island who prefer to speak to their dentist in Spanish or Korean.

Before he became a dentist, Dr. Park pursued various science and health-related subjects. After graduating from the University of California-San Diego with a bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering, he moved across the country to complete a master’s in clinical human nutrition at Columbia University in New York City. He received his Doctor of Dental Medicine at the acclaimed Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts.   

Following his education, Dr. Park worked at three dentistry practices in Massachusetts before opening Happy Smile in Rhode Island. He’s a U.S. citizen licensed to practice dentistry in both states.


About Our Practice


In February 2018, Dr. Park took over the office of Dr. John Demello and opened Happy Smile, LLC. He is the third dentist to practice in this location, continuing a legacy that spans over 50 years. 

Dr. Park and his three hygienists offer various services at Happy Smile, from cleanings and fillings to cosmetic techniques such as teeth whitening and veneers. He also offers painless injections to maximize patient comfort, and same-day crowns and bridges for convenience.

Collectively, the team at Happy Smile is fluent in four languages. Dr. Park is happy to speak with patients in Spanish, English, or Korean, while the hygienists also speak Portuguese. By offering high-quality dental services in several languages, Happy Smile aims to help patients from a diverse range of cultural backgrounds.

When you visit Happy Smile, you’ll find a warm and welcoming environment as well as a professional team of dental experts dedicated to helping you achieve your best smile possible. Whether you’re looking for routine cleanings, tooth restoration, or cosmetic services to brighten your pearly whites, Happy Smile has what you need. 

Happy Smile, LLC is located at 885 Smithfield Ave, Lincoln, RI.

If you have any questions or would like to make an appointment, please call (401) 723-7020 or email us at