Meet Dr. Kim


       Consumers' Research Council of America

Introducing Dr. Francis Kim – a dental dynamo with a zest for life as vibrant as the brightest smile. Born in the bustling city of Seoul, South Korea, and now a proud resident of the charming Chicago North suburbs, Dr. Kim's journey is a colorful tapestry of professional prowess and personal passions.

After earning his dental stripes at the prestigious New York Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery in 2006, Dr. Kim set out on a mission to revolutionize dentistry. He is not your average dentist; he is a member of the American Dental Association, the Chicago Dental Society, and the Illinois Dental Society, proving that his commitment to oral health knows no bounds.

But Dr. Kim doesn't stop at the conventional. He is a proud member of the Academy of General Dentistry, constantly seeking new ways to enhance his patients' smiles. And if that wasn't enough, he has delved into the world of implants as a member of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, ensuring that his patients receive the latest in dental innovations.

But wait, there's more! Dr. Kim's passion for Orthodontics is as bright as their smile. Not only is he a member of the Academy of GP Orthodontics, but he has also reached the prestigious status of an Associate Fellow, making him a true pioneer in the field.

When it comes to achieving that perfect smile, Dr. Kim is your go-to person. He is a Certified Invisalign Provider, giving his patients the gift of straight teeth without the fuss of traditional braces. And if dental implants are on the agenda, Dr. Kim has completed the demanding Nobel Biocare Implant course, ensuring that his patients receive top-tier care.

But Dr. Kim is more than just a dentist. He is a globetrotter with an insatiable wanderlust. Fluent in English and Korean, and with a sprinkle of French and Spanish, he effortlessly navigate the cultural tapestry of the world. His favorite destinations include the art-filled streets of Firenze, Italy, and the breathtaking landscapes of Interlaken, Switzerland, where adventure awaits at every turn.

When he is not busy transforming smiles or exploring the globe, you can find Dr. Kim cheering on his favorite soccer team, the Tottenham Hotspurs, in the English Premier League. And when the stage lights dim, he is transported to the enchanting world of "The Phantom of the Opera."

With an MBTI personality type of ESFJ-A (Consul), Dr. Kim embodies empathy and a strong sense of duty, making him not just a skilled dentist but also a caring and compassionate healthcare provider.

In the world of dentistry and beyond, Dr. Francis Kim is a shining example of someone who approaches life with enthusiasm, dedication, and a whole lot of heart. His story is a reminder that a fulfilling life is one that combines professional excellence with a love for exploration, sports, and the arts, creating a symphony of smiles and unforgettable moments.


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