Kim is a Kansas City native who has been serving the area as a Dental Hygienist for over 15 years. She received her training from Johnson County Community College, Avila University and has additional training in Psychology from University of Missouri-Kansas City. Kim has also worked as the Director of Education for a local dental assisting school, worked as a consultant and provided hygiene training to dentists. Kim has extensive experience working with special needs patients as well as patients with high levels of dental anxiety. Kim’s everyday goal is to make a connection with her patients and learn something new from them. Outside of the office she spends time with her husband, Jerry, four dogs and her cat. She loves to travel, scuba dive, ski, golf and fish.