Over the years, Dr. Kim has helped many patients smile with confidence and eat comfortably again. Please browse through some of the before and after photos to see some of the services we offer to help you get your beautiful, healthy smile.
This patient came to see Dr. Kim ready for a change. He was not happy about his smile and wanted to finally do something about it! Dr. Kim presented several treatment options to give the patient a confident smile and the patient opted for implant retained prosthesis for upper and lower arches. Once the treatment was completed, he was so pleased to finally eat and smile confidently.
Do you want straight teeth but don't like the thought of metal braces? This young lady was headed to college and the last thing she wanted was metal braces. Dr. Kim was able to correct the space and rotated teeth with Invisalign to give her a beautiful even smile. The treatment was perfect and she could not be happier with the results.
Professional level Kor take-home whitening can be very effective in achieving dramatic results. This patient was getting ready to replace multiple teeth with dental implants and wanted his teeth to be as bright as possible before the shade selection for the implant crowns. After 2 weeks of nightly wear of Kor take-home whitening trays, he could not believe the results!
Invisalign can upgrade your smile comfortably and predictably. Within 6 months, this patient's crowded teeth were straightened with little disruption to his daily routine. Straighter teeth are not only aesthetically pleasing, but also easier to clean, which keeps cavities and gum disease away. Ask us if Invisalign is right for you today!
Uneven or misshapen teeth can make you feel insecure about your smile. This patient came to us wanting to improve his smile. He was missing some permanent teeth in the front, which left large gaps between his teeth. The patient wanted to try a conservative option of composite veneers, which were done in one appointment without removing any tooth structure by Dr. Kim. You can bet that he and his family were very happy to see the final results.
Often times dental work needs to be redone after a while due to changes in your oral health or wear and tear of the dental restorations. After many years of service, this patient's crowns were showing signs of wear. His original crowns were done to mask the discolorations of his front teeth. His gums and teeth had shifted over the years and it was time for replacement. Dr. Kim and the patient decided to crown 6 teeth in the front for the best result. The patient couldn't be happier with his new smile.
This patient had an old set of full dentures that were worn down and discolored, aging his smile significantly. Dr. Kim was able to make him a pair that fit him perfectly and allowed him to have more confidence in his smile. Most of all, the new dentures made him look years younger than his older set did. Custom dentures can give you a natural, youthful smile while allowing you to eat with comfort.
When this patient's tooth broke in an accident, he wanted it fixed as soon as possible. Dr. Kim was able to bring him in right away and gave him a temporary crown while a custom crown was fabricated by a local lab. Once he saw the final crown, the patient was so excited to not only get his front tooth back, but also to find that it looked better than it did before the accident.
Dental implants can offer esthetic solutions for missing teeth. This patient came to Dr. Kim when an old crown broke off from her front tooth. She was immediately sent to a local oral surgeon and the tooth fragment was removed and an implant was placed on the same day. She wore a temporary appliance while the bone healed around the implant for a short period. Dr. Kim took a custom shade to give her a perfectly matched implant-supported tooth that looks and feels like her own.
Sometimes worsening gum disease can lead to loss of teeth. While there are several options available to replace missing teeth, including dentures and implants, this patient did not want dentures. Four of her lower front teeth were removed due to severe gum disease. A bridge replacing all four teeth was attached to two implants that would stay secure while she talks and eats. The patient was thrilled that she could eat normally again without worrying about her loose teeth.
This patient had worn full dentures for a long time before they were lost during a hospital stay a few years back. She came to our office ready to eat normally and smile confidently again. She asked for a youthful, bright smile. Dr. Kim was able to customize the looks of her dentures and fabricate a pair that fit her comfortably.
Dental bondings are an affordable option to improve the shape and color of your front teeth. This young lady asked Dr. Kim if there was anything that could be done about the dark spots on her front teeth under a tight budget. Her permanent teeth came in with dark spots and striations that the patient was not happy about. Dental bondings were done by another dentist, but they did not blend in with the rest of her teeth. Dr. Kim recommended microabrasion coupled with at-home bleaching in order to brighten her teeth and to blend in the striations with the ...
This young professional was headed overseas for a job promotion and wanted to replace an old crown to give him a confident smile. A crown had been put on his front tooth at a young age due to trauma but it was noticeably darker. He was also interested in brightening his smile overall. Dr. Kim first performed in-office teeth whitening and replaced the crown with a new one that would blend in with other front teeth better. He was thrilled with the results and now has a winning smile!