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Dr. Stephen Kim

It is nice to meet you!

My goal is to empower each patient with confidence and joy throughout their dental experience. A trip to the dentist needs to be fun and enjoyable for the entire family. I look forward to meeting you!

Dr. Stephen Kim

It is nice to meet you!

My goal is to empower each patient with confidence and joy throughout their dental experience. A trip to the dentist needs to be fun and enjoyable for the entire family. I look forward to meeting you!

Professional Background

Dr. Kim received his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Washington School of Dentistry. He discovered his calling into  dentistry while on a mission trip to China and decided that he would pursue a field that enables him to serve people everyday. Dr. Kim went on to specialize in pediatric dentistry at the University of Southern California and was awarded Resident of the Year. Dr. Kim is a board certified Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Having initially worked as a general family dentist for many years, he brings his knowledge of comprehensive care to his practice of pediatric dentistry. Active in the community, Dr. Kim serves on the board of the WSAPD and works diligently to ensure that children have greater access to dental care.

Education

  • University of Washington, Bachelor of Science
  • University of Washington, Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • University of Southern California, Specialization Certification in Pediatric Dentistry

Organizations

  • Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • Washington State Dental Association
  • Washington State Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Western Society of Pediatric Dentistry

Recognitions

  • Santos Cortez Public Policy Award, 2014
  • USC Resident of the Year, 2015
  • Past President, WSAPD 2018-2019

Professional Background

Dr. Kim received his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Washington School of Dentistry. He discovered his calling into  dentistry while on a mission trip to China and decided that he would pursue a field that enables him to serve people everyday. Dr. Kim went on to specialize in pediatric dentistry at the University of Southern California and was awarded Resident of the Year. Dr. Kim is a board certified Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Having initially worked as a general family dentist for many years, he brings his knowledge of comprehensive care to his practice of pediatric dentistry. Active in the community, Dr. Kim serves on the board of the WSAPD and works diligently to ensure that children have greater access to dental care.

Education

University of Washington, Bachelor of Science
University of Washington, Doctor of Dental Surgery
University of Southern California, Specialization Certification in Pediatric Dentistry

Organizations

Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
American Dental Association
Washington State Dental Association
Washington State Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
Western Society of Pediatric Dentistry

Recognitions

Santos Cortez Public Policy Award, 2014

USC Resident of the Year, 2015

Past President, WSAPD 2018-2019

PERSONAL LIFE

Roll over the cards below to learn a little bit more about Dr. Kim and what he likes to do in his free time!

Loves to try new foods around Seattle

Spending time with my family

Traveling and seeing new sights

Loves reading a good mystery novel

Rooting for Seattle sports teams

Working out