Dr. Jiyoung Kim, DDS

Dr. Jiyoung Kim, DDS

Dentistry  ·  

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Dr. Jiyoung Kim, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Encinitas, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. She practices dentistry, periodontics, and more.Read her story

Jiyoung Kim, DDS

2235 Encinitas Blvd Ste 100

Encinitas, CA 92024
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Kim's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kim "My passion is meeting and working with people. I love my profession because it allows me to blend art and science in creating beautiful smiles that enhance my patients' lives and improve their dental health."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kim "This is far more than a job for me. I am passionately involved in this profession and love coming to work. It is a privilege to help my patients overcome their dental issues and a joy to play a role in improving their lives and health. Whether you want to enhance your smile, strengthen weakened teeth, or replace missing teeth, you owe it to yourself to see how Dr. Kim can help you."

7  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dental Laboratory Technology
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Periodontics
  • Prosthodontics

16  Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Edentulism
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

17  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Southern California / School Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • UCLA Advanced Study In Prosthodontics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kim has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Academy of Osseointegration, Member
  • American College of Prosthodontist, Member
  • American Dental Association, Member
  • California Dental Association, Member
  • San Diego County Dental Society, Member

Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
64 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (65)

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  • 1

Dr. Kim's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Kim is an amazing prosthodontist. She is smart, caring, and really takes her time to think through a complicated problem. For years I had been biting on my two front teeth, which had worn down dangerously thin. After exploring different options, she put crowns on them and adjusted my bite...more
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Dr Kim is an extremely competent prothodontist. She is caring , patient and explains everything very well. Her work is meticulous and extremely well done. I thoroughly recommend her to anyone with problems needing quite difficult treatment. I broke a front tooth and she did a wonderful job making...more
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I've been a patient of Dr. Kim's for 10 years after being referred to her by a specialist. I trust her implicitly and am confident in her care. She is professional, kind, knowledgeable, and completely patient-centered. The entire staff does everything possible to assist patients. I do not make...more
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My father recommended I see Dr Kim to create a new dental prosthetic for me after my implants failed. I am so glad he did, her work is meticulous and she cares! Her staff is friendly and I am grateful!
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Very professional and trusted
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