Meet Dr. Kim


Trust and Confidence

Dr. Kim has been providing orthodontic care in southern California for over 10 years.

He has dedicated his practice to providing individualized care and  treatment with the highest standards for every patient. His office uses the latest in technology to provide you with the highest quality treatment possible. He knows that the decision you make for a beautiful smile is an important one and one that lasts a lifetime.

Expertise as a Specialist

  • Bachelor’s Degree, University of California at Berkeley
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Degree, University of California, Los Angeles

After dental school, Dr. Kim was accepted into the highly competitive Orthodontic Postdoctoral Residency Program at Saint Louis University – considered the birthplace of modern orthodontics.

  • Certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Saint Louis University
  • Master of Science in Dentistry (MSD), Saint Louis University

Dr. Kim is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics; a distinction held by only a small percentage of orthodontists nationwide. His research has been published in the journal Seminars in Orthodontics. Additionallyhe is an Invisalign Certified Provider who consistently participates in continuing education courses throughout the year.

Dr. Kim is also an active member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, California Association of Orthodontists, California Dental Association and the San Fernando Valley Dental Society.


A native citizen of Los Angeles, Dr. Kim enjoys the cultural diversity of the city with its adjacent beaches and mountains. When not concentrating on orthodontics, he loves spending time with his wife Nicole and two daughters, Charlotte and Naomi. His other interests include following the Lakers (Dr. Kim is a rabid Cal Football fan!) and improving his golf game.