Our dentists in Austin Heights are always here to help! We are committed to keeping you informed and educated, as well as providing you and your family with friendly care.
Dr. Derek Kim
Dr. Derek Kim attended Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he completed his Doctor of Dental Medicine.
Prior to this, he did one year of Sciences after high school and played football at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby. Dr. Kim was an avid sports enthusiast and even played baseball with MVP Larry Walker.
Dr. Kim returned to Vancouver and in June 1998, he opened his first dental practice and married his wife Jane. His dental practices have grown over the years, as well as his family. Dr. Kim has a son, Caleb, as well as two beautiful, energetic twins, Hannah and Abigail.
Dr. Kim is known for his energy and enthusiasm for his practice and patients. He strives to give his patients the same care as he would his own family members considering the long-term health benefit that dentistry has to their overall health.
Dr. Noor Alzamani
Dr. Alzamani welcomes you at Austin Heights Dental!
She loves meeting new patients and building a strong relationship with all her patients and treating them like family. She has been a Canadian health care provider for over 4 years in addition to her international experience as a General Dentist.
Dr. A had the good fortune to be mentored by the highest calibre of health care professionals at the University of Toronto. She believes in providing the very best in patient-centred dental care with a caring and compassionate manner.
She believes in keeping her dental knowledge up to date and is passionate about ongoing learning with participation in industry-accredited training programs such as continuing education courses, conferences and study clubs, including, Oral Surgery, Root Canal treatment, Implant Dentistry, Invisalign, Prosthodontics (crown and bridge) and Cosmetic Dentistry.
She is a member of the College of Dental Surgeons of BC, BC Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Spear Education and Study Club, GEDA Multidisciplinary Study Club and Periodontal Surgery Continuum From Theory to Practice hands on Study Club.
Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her family, travelling and going to the gym.