MEET THE DOCTOR

Eugene J. Kim, DDS 

Board Certified Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon

headshot2_1Dr. Kim received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Pacific Union College, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude.  He then went to receive Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree (DDS) from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in Loma Linda, CA.

Dr. Kim began practicing dentistry in Arizona and Colorado in 2002.  He then went on to serve as Dental Director of Clinica Campesina, a community health center, in 2005.  At Clinica, he provided dental care to underprivileged patients in Thornton, CO and was integral in expanding the program to serve the growing needs of the community.  Dr. Kim also participated in a preceptorship with the dental students at the University of Colorado School of Dentistry.

Dr. Kim moved to the Bronx, NY to complete his Oral and Maxillofacial Residency, at the largest program in the nation, Montefiore Medical Center.  Their seven clinics and operating room rotations at Jersey City Medical Center and Bronx Lebanon Hospital has provided him with a wide range of experiences in the broad scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery.  Working in a large hospital setting and treating patients with complex medical and dental needs, has provided Dr. Kim with ample opportunity to refine his skills a specialist.

Dr. Kim’s practice involves all aspects of oral surgery including wisdom teeth removal, dental implants, and oral pathology.  Dr. Kim stays up to date in his training by attending oral surgery specific continuing education courses throughout the year and utilizing the most advanced equipment and techniques, such as Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) and X-guide Dynamic 3D Navigation.


EDUCATION
OMFS                 Montefiore Medical Center
                               Bronx, NY 2014
D.D.S.                  Columbia University, College of Dental Medicine
                               Loma Linda, CA 2002
B.S.                       Pacific Union College 

Angwin, CA 1996

TRAINING
2010-2014     Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
                               Montefiore Medical Center
                               Bronx, NY
                               Affiliated Hospitals:
                               Bronx Lebanon
                               Jersey City Medical Center 

BOARD CERTIFICATION

Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

LICENSURE
Arizona Dental License
Arizona General Anesthesia Permit
Colorado Dental License

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS
HonorHealth, John C. Lincoln Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ
HonorHealth, Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center, Scottsdale, AZ
HonorHealth, Scottsdale Shea Medical Center, Scottsdale, AZ
HonorHealth, Deer Valley Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ

HonorHealth, Thompson Peak Medical Center, Scottsdale, AZ

CERTIFICATIONS
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (ABOMS)
Arizona Society of Oral & Maxilofacial Surgeons (AZOMS)
The American Dental Association (ADA)
Arizona Dental Association (AZDA)
Central Arizona Dental Society (CADS)