Team Member

James Kim

Oral Surgeon

Education & Credentials

Columbia University College of Dental Medicine; New York, NY


Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, General Surgery Internship, University of California, San Francisco; San Francisco, CA


University of California, Davis School of Medicine; Davis, CA


My hope is to make your oral surgery experience as smooth as possible. I realize surgery can prompt apprehension, and so my goal is to allay any concerns by addressing all of your questions prior to your procedure. I aspire to deliver the highest quality care to my patients in a comfortable and caring environment. I want to make your dental surgical experience the best you have ever had!

Personal Favorites

Dr. Kims favorite movies are The Shawshank Redemption, The Goonies, and Big Trouble in Little China, and his favorite TV shows are Breaking Bad, Battlestar Galactica, Lost, The Walking Dead, Family Guy, and Anthony Bourdains series. For vacation, his favorite destinations are Hawaii, Japan, and Italy.

Volunteer Experience

CDA Cares, Las Vegas Veterans Stand Down

Personal Biography

Dr. Kim has received extensive training in dental implantology, facial reconstructive surgery, facial trauma surgery, oral pathology, dentoalveolar surgery, and orthognathic/corrective jaw surgery. After completion of his residency program, he worked in an oral surgery practice in Sacramento before relocating to Las Vegas. In addition to checking out the great shows in Vegas, Dr. Kim enjoys playing tennis, hiking, gastronomy, film, and traveling abroad.

Professional Association

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, California Dental Association, American Dental Association


Chairs Scholarship at UC Davis School of Medicine


Active medical license in CA, NV medical license pending, deans list and graduated top 10% of class at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine