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With locations in Kenmore and the Tri-Cities, Implant and Periodontal Associates Northwest provides a comprehensive range of treatments and procedures for patients of all ages.
We invite you to learn more about our doctors and staff, take a virtual tour of our offices, and see what our patients have to say about their experience with us.
Jon Tarleton DDS MSD(Bio comin soon)
Bob Gottlieb, DDSRobert "Bob" Gottlieb received his dental degree from the University of Illinois in 1975 and his Specialty Certificate in Periodontics from the University of Washington in 1977. He has held teaching positions at three universities and has been in private practice for over 30 years.
Dr. Bob Gottlieb has served as the president of the Snohomish County Dental Society, president of Washington State Society of Periodontists, and chairman of the Shoreline Community College Dental Hygiene Advisory Board. In addition, he has directed and mentored numerous study clubs as well as lectured extensively throughout the United States including the ADA, ADHA, and AAP national meetings on periodontics, implants and practice management.
He is a board member and founding member of the PreViser Company, which develops innovative software for improving periodontal disease diagnosis, risk analysis and treatment.
Michael Cohen, DDS, MSD, FACDWith a DDS from McGill University and an MS and Certificate in Periodontics from the University of Washington, Dr. Michael Cohen is one of the most renowned and experienced periodontal and implant dentists and educators in the world.
Dr. Cohen has authored several continuing education articles, and is the editor of the dental school textbook Interdisciplinary Treatment Planning, Volumes I , II (Quintessence, 2008, 2011). He is currently affiliate assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Washington, and he has lectured nationally and internationally regarding comprehensive treatment planning.
He's also founder of the Seattle Study Club, a "university without walls" for dental practitioners, with approximately 7,000 members in 250 chapters in the United States, Canada, Australia, Germany, England, Taiwan, and Japan.
Mei-Hsuan "Michelle" Ko, DDS, MSDr. Ko was born and raised in Taipei, Taiwan and earned her DDS as the Chung Shan Medical University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. She earned her MS and Certificate of Periodontics from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts.
After receiving her DDS and practicing 3 years as a general dentist in Taipei, Taiwan, Dr. Ko moved to Boston to attend Tufts University to complete her training. She returned home to Taipei and practiced as a Periodontist at the Taiwan Adventist Hospital for over two years before relocating with her husband to our beautiful Washington State.
She is currently an Affiliate Associate Professor at the University of Washington, and a Board Certified Diplomat of the American Board of Periodontology. Dr. Ko performs not only treatment of periodontal and peri-implant disease, but also oral aesthetic surgery, gone regeneration/augmentation, sinus lifting, and implant dentistry. She is committed to taking the time to listen to the needs and concerns of her patients and is passionate to help them smile confidently again.
Dr. Ko is excited to be a part of the Pacific Northwest Dental community and would love the opportunity to be a partner in providing outstanding interdisciplinary care for your patients.
Implant & Periodontal Associates Northwest has two offices, both featuring friendly, knowledgeable staff dedicated to your comfort and care. Our main office is located in Kenmore, close to beautiful Lake Washington.
Whether you need help with treatment planning, preparing for surgery, or assistance with payment and insurance, our Kenmore team is here to help make your experience a pleasant one.