Dr. Christine Kim grew up in Irvine. She went to the University of California, Los Angeles and received her bachelor’s degree in molecular, cell, and developmental biology. She continued her studies at UCLA and earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from UCLA School of Dentistry.
After dental school, Dr. Kim completed her general practice residency at Ranchos Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, where she was trained to provide dental care for patients with special needs in both outpatient and hospital settings. Dr. Kim was then inspired to work with children, which led her to Loma Linda University where she completed her pediatric dental residency and graduated with a Master of Science in Dentistry.
Dr. Kim likes to spend time encouraging and educating parents and children on how to maintain good oral hygiene. Her goal is to provide the most comforting environment for children and families. She is also a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and California Society of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Kim loves to travel, watch movies, and spend time with her family in her spare time.