Meet Dr. Richard Kim
Dr. Kim is a native Chicagoan who grew up in the Lakeview Area and graduated from Lincoln Park High School International Baccalaureate Program, The University of Chicago undergraduate College in Hyde Park, and received a Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree from Northwestern University Dental School.
He then went on to attain a medical degree (M.D.) from Mayo Medical School in Rochester, Minnesota and trained at a six-year Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program from Mayo Clinic plus a year of General Surgery from the Mayo Clinic.
Dr. Kim is also a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and is Board Certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
After graduating Dr. Kim partnered with a group practice in Minnesota and practicing there for over 10 years in all scopes of oral and maxillofacial surgery. He has a keen interest and expertise in dental implants and minimally invasive cosmetic services. Dr. Kim decided to come back to his hometown of Chicago because he wanted to be closer to his family.
He is fluent in both English and Korean and proficient in Japanese and French.