Dr. Joseph Kim, DMD

Dr. Joseph Kim, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Joseph Kim, DMD is an oral & maxillofacial pathology practitioner in Mountain View, CA. He practices oral & maxillofacial pathology.Read his story

Joseph S Kim DMD

700 E El Camino Real Ste 220

Mountain View, CA 94040
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Insurance Accepted

  • Delta Dental

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Dr. Kim's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kim "Dr. Joseph S. Kim was born in Seoul, Korea and moved to the United States at the age of six. He grew up in Atlanta, Georgia as the youngest of four children with a Presbyterian pastor father and a stay-at-home mother. His father's church ministry moved him and his family to Florida during his teen years, and Dr. Kim graduated high school in Florida. Dr. Joseph S. Kim completed his undergraduate studies at Emory University in Atlanta Georgia, earning a Bachelors of Science degree in Chemistry. He went on to continue his education in Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. After receiving his doctorate at Tufts, Dr. Kim completed a post-doctorate general practice residency at UCLA. Following his residency at UCLA, he moved back to East Coast to begin his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS) Residency at Montefiore Medical Center in New York. After finishing his OMS residency 1998, Dr. Kim settled down in beautiful Northern CA and has been in private practice ever since. Dr. Joseph S. Kim is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and dedicates much time during the year in staying up to date with the latest technologies and techniques in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Kim is passionate about his work and feels privileged to be able to use his gifts to benefit others. He also loves to teach and is always seeking growth, as well as encouraging growth and excellence in others. He leads top-notch, on-going study clubs for doctors and is an Associate Professor in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department at the University of Pacific (UOP) in San Francisco, where he specializes in teaching the latest and the best in dental implant surgery. Dr. Kim is a devoted husband and a proud father to four fantastic kids: a teenage son, a tween daughter, and two little rescue dogs. When he is not working, he loves to cook and eat delicious plant-based foods, learn about integrative health and wellness, listen to great music, exercise, enjoy outdoor recreations, travel and explore new places with his cherished family and friends."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kim "We invite you to experience our magic- the highest standard of patient care combined with heartfelt service, delivered with unparalleled integrity. "

1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology

1  Board Certifications

  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

5  Conditions Treated

  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Loss

12  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.


  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Tufts University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Montefiore Hosp & Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of California At Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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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 (1)

Patient est. was 70% higher when we arrived for surgery than the original amount. I expressed that I had an issue & no one contacted me about the increase. He then yelled at me saying he didn't appreciate me not holding my end of the bargain.Then told a story about how he over charges so that...more
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