North Athens Implant & Family Dentistry proudly partners with ARETE SCHOLARS to help needy children get a top notch education in the state of Georgia.

We also support libraries in India by sending used books. Everyone is invited to participate in giving hope, dreams and visions to the children by bringing in any used books that you would like to donate.

 

Our staff here at North Athens Implant & Family Dentistry are always glad to help you. We only employee staff that are passionate about patient care.

 

Meet Dr. John Kim

Dr. John Kim has been practicing dentistry for over two decades and has spent the past fourteen years providing quality dental care to communities in and around Atlanta, Georgia.

Born and raised in Seoul, Korea, Dr. Kim attended dental school at the University of Detroit Mercy Dental School. After graduating in 1992, Dr. Kim served as a clinical assistant professor at the University of Detroit Mercy Dental School while also practicing dentistry in his private office in Michigan.

After moving to Atlanta in 1999, he had his own dental practices in Marietta, Doraville and Suwanee. Dr. Kim is a distinguished member of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. In January 2007, at the International Congress of Oral Implantologists(ICOI) Winter Symposium in Orlando, Florida, Dr. Kim was elevated to the Mastership status within the organization.

In 2011, Dr. Kim moved to Athens, GA, where he is currently practicing dentistry. He and his wife Heidi, along with their two children, chose Athens because they felt an immediate connection with the beautiful and serene community and kind people of Athens, GA.

His biggest passion in life is to give back by offering his skills in dentistry to his community at home and around the world. Dr. Kim and Heidi provide dental and medical services to developing nations of the world several times a year. They have volunteered their dental and medical services to countries such as Peru, Columbia, Mexico, India, Cambodia, China, & North Korea.

In his spare time, Dr. Kim enjoys reading, golfing, fishing and spending time with his family. His most recent hobby is vegetable gardening, raising chickens, and other animals and continuing to learn.

Dr. Kim’s message:

“I consider my dental practice to be my ministry for those in far but also for our new community in North & East of Atlanta areas. North Athens Implant & Family Dentistry invites you to be part of this ministry by visiting us for all your dental needs.”
 

 

North Athens Implant & Family Dentistry, LLC

 

Heidi Kim, Registered Nurse, BSN

Office Administrator

Heidi Kim is Dr. John Kim’s wife and business partner of North Athens Implant & Family Dentistry, LLC. She is also a Registered Nurse and attended Michigan’s Andrews University Nursing School, class of 1986.

After graduating nursing school in 1986, she went on to work at the research hospital, University Hospital in Ann Arbor Michigan, where she received extensive training in nursing.

Heidi is Dr. Kim and the staff's support system so you will sometimes find her helping out at the front desk or in the clinic, but most of what Heidi does goes on behind the scenes to keep the office running smoothly and patient care flowing in the office.

 


 

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Valeria Jaimes, 

Front Office

Valeria is the first smiling face you see as you enter our office.She is fluent in both spanish and english. Valeria was born in Mexico City, Mexico and moved to Athens,GA as a child with her family.In her spare time she enjoys helping her mom with her Zumba classes and spending time with family especially her baby nephew.

 

 

Sophia Johnson, C.D.A,

Lead Dental Assistant

Sophia is Dr. Kim's Lead Dental Assistant. She will welcome you to the treatment room with a bright smile. She graduated in 2009 from the Dental Assisting Program at Athens Technical College. She is certified through the Dental Assisting National Board in Radiation Health and Safety & Infection Control. Sophia is also an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant. 

 

Johanna Soto, C.D.A,

Dental Assistant

Johanna is our Bilingual assistant. She is fluent in both spanish and english. Johanna is from Puerto Rico, she moved to Athens, GA from New Jersey with her husband and 3 kids. She graduated in 2001 from the Dental Assisting Program at Central Carrers and Technical College in South Plainfield, NJ. She is certified through the Dental Assisting National Board in Radiation Health and Safety & Infection Control. Johanna is also an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant.

 

Jenna Hall, R.D.H

Jenna is our Dental Hygienist who takes care of all of our patient's cleaning needs. She is originally from Michigan and moved to Athens in 2011. Jenna graduated from Athens Technical College with her Degree in Dental Hygiene. She has a very upbeat personality that will allow you to feel at ease while in her care. In her spare time she likes to be outside with her two "fur-babies," Nala and Titan. Jenna is also looking forward to planning her up coming wedding.