Meet Dr. Kevin Kim
“Dentistry is exciting and very rewarding. Taking steps to become a better person and dentist is a lifelong process and motivates me. The patients I have met have made a huge difference in my life, and I hope that helping them have great oral health has made a difference in theirs.” — Dr. Kevin Kim
Education and Continuing Education
Dr. Kevin Kim received his undergraduate degree in psychology from the University of California San Diego. He attended the University of Southern California to obtain his Doctorate of Dental Surgery.
Dr. Kim is a graduate of the Kois Center, has completed courses on advanced bone grafting at the Pikos Institute, took a nine-month implant training program at the Misch International Implant Institute, trained in the use of Puros block allograft, completed implant training at The Zimmer Institute, and completed an IV sedation course. All of the time he has spent learning new things and keeping up to date on current technology directly influences the care he is able to give his patients.
- American Dental Association
- Academy of General Dentistry
- International Congress of Oral Implantologists, fellow
- Misch International Implant Institute, fellow
- Academy of Osseointegration
- Chao-PST Certified
- Pierce County Dental Society, board of trustees
Outside the Office
Dr. Kim is a native of Seoul, South Korea, and currently lives in Auburn with his wife Joohee and their family. In his free time he enjoys reading, watching movies, crossfit and continuing his education.
Dr. Kevin Kim's Team
Connie has been in the dental field for almost 14 years, six of them at DHA. Her favorite part of her job is helping patients through their dental fears and making them feel more comfortable in what some would consider to be an uncomfortable situation.
Outside of work, Connie enjoys shopping, camping, barbecuing with friends in the summer, days at the beach, and spending time with her children.
Jo has been a member of the Dental Health Associates team for more than 30 years. Her calming personality and meticulous attention to detail make her an asset to our office and all the patients she helps to keep in excellent dental care. She finds the best part about working at Dental Health Associates to be the people — both staff and patients. “We are a family working together to help each patient feel comfortable, relaxed, and at ease so they can achieve their best smile and dental health.”
During her free time, you will find Jo playing with her grandson, gardening, or reading.
Raychel joined our team at Dental Health Associates in 2007. Her job is to help you arrange all phases of your dental care in a way that helps you meet your personal goals. She will coordinate appointments that are convenient with your schedule, make affordable financial arrangements, and help maximize your dental benefits. Working in the dental field is rewarding for her because of the relationships she has built with her patients and the opportunity she has to help them achieve the smiles they desire.
When Raychel is not at the office, you will find her watching football or hiking with her husband Shane, and their three kids ... or just spending quality time with her family and friends.