Meet Our Doctors

At our community-focused practices, your comfort & satisfaction come first. We look forward to meeting you soon & developing a relationship with you to build the bridge toward long-term trust & successful dental care.

Kimberly H. Kim, DDS, MSD, PhD

Implant Specialist & Founder of iSmile Dental

Dr. Kimberly H. Kim, D.D.S. M.S.D. Ph.D.

  • Dr. Kim graduated summa cum laude from the dental school at Seoul National University (SNU), then obtained her Ph.D. in Dental Materials, Prosthodontics & M.S.D. in Prosthodontics at the same university.
  • Served as a Research Associate at King’s Dental College, London University, UK & as a Chief Clinical Professor in the Dentistry Department at SCH University Hospital.
  • Former assistant clinical professor, volunteer at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Preventive & Restorative Dental Science Dept.
  • Trained in the Prosthodontic Specialty Program (Prosthodontist – Specializes in the Esthetic Restoration & Replacement of Teeth) for 36 Months at the Dental Clinic of Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH).
  • Has practiced since 1998 as Doctor of Dental Surgery.
  • More than 20 Years: Dedicated & skilled prosthodontist experienced in implant surgery, root canal therapy, restoration & extraction.
  • She has treated more than 5000 successful cases of extensive implant treatment, including surgery & prosthodontic restoration.
  • Invisalign®, ClearCorrect™, Incognito™ & Insignia™ Preferred Provider.
  • Has acquired her Conscious Sedation permit.
  • Dr. Kim offers advanced, specialized knowledge about the science & clinical applications of implant & prosthodontic dentistry.
  • Member of the Academy of Osseointegration (AO), International College of Prosthodontists (ICP), International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI), American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), American Dental Association (ADA), California Dental Association (CDA), Santa Clara County Dental Society (SCCDS), & Mid-Peninsula Dental Society (MPDS).

Jiyeon Park, DDS

General Dentist

Dr. Jiyeon Park, D.D.S.

  • Dr. Park received her D.D.S. from the University of the Pacific (UOP), Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco, CA.
  • Completed the Certification of Preceptorship Program at the Prosthodontics Department of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF).
  • Has practiced since 1994.
  • More than 20 Years: Dedicated & skilled dentist experienced in implants, Invisalign®, laminate veneers, prosthodontics, periodontics, general & family dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, teeth whitening, pediatric dentistry, periodontal deep cleaning, dentures, bridges, endodontic root canals & wisdom teeth extraction.
  • Certificate of Implant Courses.
  • Invisalign® & ClearCorrect™ Preferred Provider.
  • Member of the American Dental Association (ADA), California Dental Association (CDA), & Santa Clara County Dental Society (SCCDS).

George Kuo, DDS

General Dentist

Dr. George Kuo

    • Dr. George Kuo received his Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.
    • He then went on to complete his Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at NYU College of Dentistry.
    • Prior to graduating from dental school, Dr. Kuo received his Bachelor of Science in Biology with Minors in Marine Biology & Microbiology at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington.
    • He is a member of the American Dental Society, California Dental Society, & Santa Clara County Dental Society.
    • Dr. Kuo is fluent in English & Chinese Mandarin.

Annie Chen, DDS

General Dentist

Dr. Annie Chen, D.D.S.

  • Dr. Annie Chen received her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.
  • She then went on to complete her GPR residency at the New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital.

Justin Yoshihara, DMD

General Dentist

Dr. Justin Yoshihara

  • Dr. Yoshihara received his Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences at the University of California, Irvine.
  • He then went on to earn his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Western University of Health Sciences
  • He is patient-focused & strives to provide quality dental care.
  • He values excellent communication & patient comfort
  • He enjoys gardening in his free time.

Fardad Tayebaty, DMD

Specialist in Endodontics

Dr. Fardad Tayebaty, D.M.D

  • Dr. Tayebaty graduated from Havard School of Dental Medicine with magna cum laude, high honors.
  • He then completed his endodontics certification at New York University.
  • Dr. Tayebaty has participated in research projects & has been a contributor to some published research papers in endodontics & maxillofacial dentistry.
  • He has several years of experience & is a board eligible endodontist.
  • In addition to his dental skills, he is also fluent in Farsi.

Ji Young Kim, DMD, MS

Specialist in Orthodontics

Dr. Ji Young Kim

  • Board-Certified Diplomate on the American Board of Orthodontics.
  • Dr. Ji Young Kim received her Bachelors of Science an accelerated 7-year Biology-Dental program from Villanova University.
  • She received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
  • Furthering her education, she went on to obtained her Masters in Oral & Craniofacial Sciences & Orthodontic Certificate from the University of Pennsylvania.
  • Dr. Ji Young Kim is a PhD Candidate from Yonsei University College of Dentistry in the Oral Pathology department.
  • She is a kind & compassionate Orthodontist who always wants to put her patient’s needs first.

Kevin Lee, DDS

Specialist in Orthodontics

Dr Kevin Lee

  • Dr. Kevin Lee received his Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from the University of California, Irvine
  • He received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of California, Los Angeles
  • He then went on to receive his Certificate in Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics from New York University
  • He is fluent in Mandarin Chinese
  • On his free time, he enjoys hiking, swimming, & archery

So-Yon Jang, DDS

General Dentist

    • Completed advanced education in general dentistry with UCSF & NYU Langone.
    • Aims to give patients a caring & gentle dental experience.
    • Dr. Jang received her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.
    • She is familiar with working with ethnically diverse population.
    • Certified in laser dentistry & Invisalign.
    • Member of the Santa Clara Dental Society (SCDS), California Dental Association (CDA), & American Dental Association (ADA).
    • Fluent in English & Korean

Saurabh Sharma, DDS

General Dentist

Dr. Saurabh Sharma

    • Dr. Sharma earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Iowa, College of Dentistry, & also holds a Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from Manipal University in India.
    • He is a passionate dental practitioner who believes in a personalized, comprehensive approach & welcomes patients of all ages.
    • A member of the American Dental Association (ADA), Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), Academy of Osseointegration (AO), & California Dental Association (CDA), he believes that learning should never end. He continues to build on & expand his knowledge through continuing education.
    • Dr. Sharma lived in the Bay Area before dental school, & after completing his education in the Midwest, he came back. When not treating patients in the office, he enjoys hiking the Bay Area trails, trying different local restaurants & spending time with his family, including his niece & nephews.
    • Dr. Sharma is also fluent in Hindi & Punjabi.

Min Jeong (Katherine) Kim, DDS

General Dentist

    • Dr. Min Jeong Kim received her Bachelor of Arts in chemistry from Smith College.
    • She went on to earn her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from UC San Francisco.
    • She is certified in laser dentistry.
    • She is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Francisco Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry & Xi Psi Phi International Dental Fraternity.
    • She has volunteered with Give Kids a Smile & homeless community members.
    • She is fluent in English & Korean.

Brian Thai, DDS

General Dentist

Dr. Brian Thai

    • Dr. Thai received his Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from Santa Clara University.
    • He went on to earn his Doctorate in Dental Surgery from New York University College of Dentistry.
    • He is self-directed in patient care & values diligence and dedication.
    • Dr. Thai is proficient in Vietnamese.

Salar Zeinali Gelabi, DDS

General Dentist

Dr Salar Zeinal Gelabi

    • Dr. Gelabi has received dental and specialty training in Periodontics from Europe.
    • He has earned his Doctorate in Dental Surgery from Loma Linda University, California.
    • Dr. Gelabi is proficient in Farsi.

Yeonjae Braun, DDS

General Dentist

Drs-Yeonjae Braun - Photo

    • After attending college at Brown University & continuing graduate studies in public health at Columbia University, Dr. Braun received her doctorate degree from New York University.
    • She went on to work as a dentist in the Midwest & central CA before settling in the gorgeous & vibrant Bay Area.
    • Dr. Braun is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry & Mid-Peninsula Dental Society.
    • Dr. Braun is known for her gentle touch in patients’ mouths & wants her patients to know that getting dental work done can be a pleasant experience.
    • She is dedicated to continually improving herself as a dentist & has taken hundreds of hours of continuing education courses.
    • Outside of work, she enjoys hiking in nature with her husband & friends & is always on the lookout for healthy eats in the Bay Area.
    • Dr. Braun is fluent in English & Korean.

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