Headshot photo of Ginny Ching-Yun Hsu, M.S., B.D.S.

Ginny Ching-Yun Hsu, M.S., B.D.S.

  • Assistant Professor of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry


Dr. Ginny Hsu is an orthodontist-scientist whose research focus lies at the intersection of degenerative joint diseases and stem cells in bone regeneration. She earned her dental degree at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, obtained Master’s Degree in Oral Biology at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She received Orthodontic Certificate training at New York University (NYU) and returned to research as Postdoctoral Fellow in bone pathology at Johns Hopkins University (JHU), School of Medicine to advance her research skill. The current subjects of studies in Hsu lab include novel differentiation factors for bone repair, characterization of osteogenic perivascular stem cells, and stem cells in degenerative joint diseases. Besides research, Dr. Hsu also practices orthodontics at OHSU faculty dental practice.

Education and training

  • Degrees

    • B.D.S., 2011, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
    • M.S., 2014, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • Residency

    • Certificate of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, New York University, 2015-2018
  • Fellowship

    • Postdoctoral Fellowship at Johns Hopkins University, Department of Pathology, 2018-2021

Memberships and associations:

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • American Association for Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Research


Elsevier pure profile

Selected publications

  • https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/1XC6bZdDxlh5c/bibliography/public/ 


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