Meet our Team
Christopher J. Kim, DDS, BSME
Christopher J. Kim, DDS, BSME, Inc. - A graduate of UC Berkeley in Mechanical Engineering, Dr. Kim was involved in the Aerospace Industry before dedicating his professional life to dentistry. Dr. Kim was one of the original researchers and developers of the Liquid Cooling Chassis for F14 and A12 Fighting Aircrafts.
After completing his dental studies at University of the Pacific San Francisco, he started his practice in San Jose and has been practicing as an exceptional dentist for over twenty years. Dr. Kim is a member of the Santa Clara Dental Society, American Dental Association, and California Dental Association.
Because of his ongoing commitment to dental health, Dr. Kim provides each of his patients ample time to explain dental procedures to put even the most anxious patient at ease. When you walk into the office, you are the most important person. His commitment is to provide every patient the highest standard of personalized dental care in a calming atmosphere and with friendly staff. Dr. Kim treats his patients as special individuals to build a foundation of trust, which he believes is vital to his success.
To best provide advanced comprehensive dental care, Dr. Kim continues to seek training. He has earned more than hundreds of credit hours in numerous specialties including root canal therapy, crown and bridgework, and implants. Throughout the years he has done thousands of root canals, implants and also retreats previously done failing root canals. His detail-oriented quality of work will bring you back for years to come.
Jennie Koo, DDS
Dr. Jennie Koo is an honors graduate of the University of California, San Francisco, School of Dentistry, where she received first-rate training in general dentistry. In the past, she received a BA Degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology from University of California, Berkeley. She is an active member of the Santa Clara Dental Society, the American Dental Association and California Dental Association. Dr. Koo is dedicated to providing the very best care for her patients. Her goal is to provide comprehensive treatment to both adults and children to improve smiles and oral health. She is known for being very patient, kind and gentle -- taking time to talk to her patients to make sure that they are comfortable and at ease with the procedures. She is relentless in trying to challenge herself by taking many continuing education courses to perfect all aspects of her dentistry and to stay current with the latest technology and advances in dentistry. She is committed to understanding the needs and desires of each patient that comes into our office.
Ashley Kim, DDS
Dr. Ashley H. Kim is a graduate of UC San Francisco School of Dentistry, where she received her degree of doctor of dental surgery. She received her BS Degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology from University of California, San Diego. Dr. Ashley Kim is a standing member of the Santa Clara Dental Society and California Dental Association. She has been practicing family dentistry performing a full scope of dental procedures. She welcomes patients of all ages, and is known to work well with children. She takes pride in keeping her dental knowledge current by attending continuing education courses, study clubs and conventions every year going far beyond the regulated requirements. She loves her profession and the satisfaction that comes from making smiles healthier and brighter.
Sekwan Oh, DDS
Dr. Sekwan Oh did his graduate studies in Mechanical Engineering at Stanford University, where he received a MS degree. He continued his education at University of California, San Francisco, School of Dentistry, and received his degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery. Dr. Oh is an active member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and the Santa Clara County Dental Society. He is dedicated to keeping abreast of current dental theories, and with his engineering background, he is very interested in researches on recent cutting edge technology for its adaptation to dentistry. His main objective is to provide patients with excellent service and thorough care in a friendly, relaxing environment. You will find Dr. Oh very sincere, friendly and to whom you will feel very pleased to talk. He strives to be a caring and compassionate dentist who listens to your concerns attentively and help you feel at ease.
Jinny Han, DDS
Dr. Jinny Han attained her undergraduate degree at the University of California, Berkeley. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Southern California. To maintain the highest quality of patient care, Dr. Han continues to attend some of the most advanced post-doctoral continuing education courses available. She practices comfortable, health-centered dentistry with a strong emphasis on getting to know each one of her patients. In addition to her technical proficiency, Dr. Han is a careful listener and will explain beforehand what treatment is best for your individual needs. She looks forward to your visit and to showing you how exceptional dentistry can improve you life.
Jason Lee, DDS
Dr. Jason Lee received his Bachelor of Science degree in BioMedical Engineering from the University of California in Irvine and worked as an engineer before pursuing his passion in dentistry. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of the Pacific in San Francisco and went on to gain further training with more complex dental procedures through UOP’s Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program. He is currently an active member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and the San Francisco Dental Society. For Dr. Lee, dentistry is more than working on teeth. It is about taking time to listen to his patients’ needs and concerns so that he may deliver customized dental care. But most importantly, it is about building lasting relationships and helping you to achieve a lifetime of optimal oral health and healthy smiles.
Caroline Chang, DDS
Dr. Caroline Chang obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry at UCLA while working as a graphics designer for Micro-Star International Co. She graduated from the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, where she learned to practice dentistry with care, precision, and the patient’s best interests at heart. Dr. Chang is dedicated to keeping up to date with the most advanced treatment, constantly taking advanced post-doctoral continuing education courses in order to provide her patients with the best care possible. Dr. Chang loves talking to her patients and always takes the time to explain every treatment thoroughly in order to make sure her patients are comfortable. She enjoys working with children and her bubbly personality can often put the most restless children at ease in the dental chair. Dr. Chang’s happy nature is sure to make her patients smile and feel right at home in her dental chair.
Sarah Chung, DDS, MSD (Orthodontist)
Dr. Sarah Chung has had the privilege of providing exclusive orthodontic treatment in the Bay Area, specializing in orthodontics for children, teens, and adults. She received her dental degree from University of California San Francisco School of Dentistry and completed her specialty training in orthodontics at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco, where she received a distinction as a resident in the nationwide University Challenge in Invisalign competition. She prides herself in working with the latest technology, including microimplants and 3D imaging applications for complex cases. An active member of the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, and the American Association of Orthodontists, she continues to take many courses including surgical orthodontics and cleft palate/ craniofacial anomalies cases. She is currently an adjunct assistant professor at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry and enjoys pursuing research projects with the residents.
Dr. Chung involves patients in their treatment and is known to provide efficient movement of teeth with less discomfort. She continually strives to provide the highest quality orthodontics, improving the experience of patients of all ages. Dr. Chung is fluent in both English and Korean and considers clear communication as the key to success in each treatment. Outside of her practice, Dr. Chung is actively involved in short-term medical mission trips and has been to China, and Zimbabwe. She enjoys spending time with her one year old son, drinking coffee, reading books, and playing European strategy board games.
Mike Jee (Board Certified Periodontist)
Dr. Mike Jee received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at Northwestern University in Chicago and completed his residency training in Periodontics and Implant Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco, where he also obtained a master’s degree in Oral Biology. During his residency training at UCSF, Dr. Jee was actively involved in homeless clinic and community clinic as well, and participated in dental researches. You can find his work in dental journals such as Journal of Periodontology and International Association for Dental Research (IADR).
As an active member of American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Mateo Dental Society and American Academy of Periodontology, Dr. Jee is very interested in microscopic cosmetic surgery, laser surgery and implant surgery. He is also a Board Certified Periodontist with knowledge and skills. You will be astonished at his vast knowledge and experience in non-surgical, surgical periodontal therapy and dental implant surgery.
Cassidy Lavorini, DDS (Oral Surgeon)
Dr. Cassidy Lavorini graduated from the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, and completed his oral surgery residency training at Yale (New Haven Hospital). From teeth extractions to concerns regarding other facial reconstruction needs, Dr. Lavorini will explain to you thoroughly and help you decide with confidence.
Diane (General Manager)
Diane has been working with Dr. Kim for over 20 years. Through the years, she has expanded her knowledge in the dental field. Diane prides herself in being organized and providing an environment where the team of doctors and staff can excel and provide the highest quality of care to our patients. She is always willing to go the extra mile to help you meet your dental needs. Diane is at your service to explain and facilitate insurance and financial arrangements, make the most convenient appointments and solve the red tape of the insurance world.
Sunny (Office Manager)
Sunny is our office manager and has been in the dental profession with Dr. Kim for over 20 years. She is enthusiastic and dedicated to our services and completely committed to providing the best possible experience for our patients from the moment they walk into our office. Sunny has both managerial skills and dental assisting expertise to help patients to the fullest potential by serving their needs.
Veronica (Insurance Coordinator/Manager)
Veronica is our insurance coordinator and has been with Dr. Kim for over 20 years. She specializes in insurance verification, claim processing and pre-authorization of treatment estimates. Veronica oversees insurance and helps with assisting when needed. She has a caring personality with a warm smile that makes patients feel very welcome and comfortable.
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