Dr. Jin Y. Kim

As a dedicated husband and father of two, Jin Y. Kim DDS, MS, understands the importance of finding the best healthcare providers for his family. With that in mind, he built Pine Smiles around values, ethics, integrity, and a commitment to the well-being of each of his patients. 

He is committed to practicing quality orthodontic treatment and offering honest, optimal care for your family. His caring personality will allow the most efficient and comfortable treatment plan individualized for each patient. Dr. Kim’s priority is not only providing proper diagnosis and a conservative treatment plan, but also getting to know each patient on a personal level. Dr. Kim loves knowing the difference he can make in a person’s life by improving the look and function of their smile. He considers the increase in self-esteem and confidence in his patients to be a true success.  

Dr. Kim attended University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a Minor degree in Musicology with high honors.  He then obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Dentistry.  Along with academic accolades he was actively involved in community service and leadership activities.  He also conducted craniofacial development research with several internationally recognized researchers.  He was awarded numerous prestigious honors for his contribution and accomplishments while he was attending dental school.

Dr. Kim continued his pursuit of excellence in specialty training for orthodontics at Columbia University, College of Dental Medicine, in New York City.  While in residency training, he completed his Master of Science degree and he was able to publish his findings in a peer-reviewed journal.  Dr. Kim was also invited to be a co-author of a chapter in a well known orthodontic textbook. His knowledge of the latest techniques and dedication to dentistry represent the very best in orthodontic service.

Dr. Kim and his family reside in Chino Hills, and he is looking forward to creating lots of beautiful smiles in his community.  When he is not in the office, he enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife and his two young children.  What brings a smile to Dr. Kim’s face?  Family, friends, traveling, UCLA football and basketball, international soccer, newspaper and a cup of good coffee!