Dr. Kim is known for his energy and enthusiasm for his practice and patients.
Dr. Derek Jung Kim
DMD, Temple University
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.
After 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 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.