General dentist Joseph Kim, DDS, enjoys dedicating his time, expertise, and skills to enhance dental health and general wellness at Smile Plant in Santa Clara, California.
Dr. Kim served in the Republic of Korea Army from 1995 to 1996. He completed a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering in 2001 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Dr. Kim finished a post-baccalaureate pre-professional program from the University of Washington in Seattle, where he was a member of the Delta Delta Sigma pre-dental society and president of the Korean Student Association. He graduated from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in New York City in 2008 and completed a general practice residency at the New York Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn in 2009.
Dr. Kim is a member of the Spear Study Group, San Francisco Dental Society, California Dental Association, American Dental Association, North East Regional Board, Student National Dental Association, Second District Dental Society, and New York State Dental Association.
To expand his learning and knowledge, Dr. Kim completes over 100 hours of continuing education every year. He’s an expert in laser dentistry and always uses the latest advanced dental technologies and innovations, such as laser teeth whitening, intraoral scanners, and 3D cone beam computer tomography (CBCT). He’s certified to provide Lumineers® and Invisalign® teeth straightening. Dr. Kim also specializes in sleep apnea and pediatric dentistry.
Dr. Kim develops lasting and meaningful doctor-patient relationships and remains passionate about creating attractive, healthy smiles.