John Kum, DDS, MS

John Kum, DDS, MS


Dr. John Kum is a patient-centric Periodontist who values team collaboration for interdisciplinary care. He graduated magna cum laude with his Bachelor’s of Science in Chemistry from Creighton University, and graduated cum laude from Creighton University School of Dentistry. Among his honors was being elected into Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Dental Society. He attended Temple University Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where he received his Master’s of Science in Oral Biology as well as a Certificate of Clinical Periodontics and Oral Implantology.

Throughout his training he provided care at many Mission of Mercy programs and through a dental mission trip to the Dominican Republic. Through his Periodontal residence he worked in a multi-disciplinary dental practice. 

Dr. Kum is a multi-talented clinician with many competencies and skills including:


Dr. Kum’s twin brother is also a Periodontist, and their uncle is a general dentist. Dr. Kum loves to travel, cook, and eat, and is very family oriented. We are exceptionally proud to have Dr. Kum on our team and we’re excited about the high quality of care he can provide our patients. He will be practicing at our New Braunfels and Babcock locations.

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