CHARLES KIM, DDS
Dr. Charles Kim started his practice with a mission to create long lasting relationships with his patients while providing the most conservative and modern dental care. He graduated from Whitney High School and currently resides in Cerritos, CA. He attended University of the Pacific in Stockton, CA for his Bachelor’s in Biology. Thereafter, he obtained his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco, CA. After graduating, Dr. Kim went on to complete his Advanced Education of General Dentistry (AEGD) residency in Tucson, AZ to further enrich his dental skills.
Dr. Kim enjoys working out and keeping in shape by going to the gym and watching the Lakers. He is an avid sports fan and loves talking about local sports with his patients.
He is a lifelong believer that continuing education is the key to being the best dentist. He truly enjoys learning about the art and science of dentistry. This love for the craft is what sets his practice philosophy apart from the rest of the dental community.
PETER REFELA, DDS
Dr. Peter Refela was born and raised in Los Angeles. He attended the UCLA School of Dentistry for both dental school and his periodontics and implant surgery residency. He is currently very active in the field of periodontics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Periodontology and a member of the California Society of Periodontists, Western Society of Periodontology, American Dental Association, and California Dental Association.
MEET OUR TEAM
OUR TEAM IS HERE TO SERVE YOU
Wendy has been working at this office since 2012. She completed her Dental Assisting studies from Cerritos College. She started out at our office as a Dental Assistant and has proven through hard work that she is also a Treatment Coordinator. Wendy is adept in patient services and will go the extra mile to ensure that patients maximize their insurance policies ahead of time and answering any questions that they may have. This is in addition to accommodating and accurately scheduling each patient. Her goal is to help patients achieve that perfect smile without stress or confusion.
Wendy is passionate about ensuring that patients are financially prepared to start treatment and understand the value in completing it. She is also passionate about ensuring that patients have little to no wait time as she takes ownership of your experience with our practice.
Registered Dental Assistant
Olivia has been a Dental Assistant at our office since 2013. Olivia has been a Dental Assistant for many years, but recently acquired her RDA license. She is knowledgeable about many dental procedures and is a multi-tasking star. Patients are always greeted with a smile and put at ease with Olivia’s friendly demeanor. She will also answer any questions you may have about treatment and give you post-care instructions as well. Her goal is to create a comfortable dental experience for each and every patient.
Olivia is committed to ensuring that each patient has a stress-free and painless experience with our practice. Her stressful experiences as a child seeing a dentist is what she is committed to never repeating for any of our patients. This personal touch to your experience is what sets Olivia apart.
Hannah has been a Registered Dental Hygienist with the office since 2009. She completed her undergraduate studies in Fine Arts at the University of California, Irvine. She then completed her Dental Hygiene studies at Cypress College. Hannah loves to customize treatment for each patient depending on their specific needs. Her goal is to provide quality hygiene care and motivate patients to adopt the best at home oral healthcare.
Hannah’s goal at the practice is to make each patient feel like they are part of the family. This special touch is what makes each patient committed to their soft tissue home care. We are truly blessed to have such an attentive hygienist as a part of the team.