Sang Y. Kim, DMD, MD
Meet Dr. Sang Kim
Dr. Sang Kim was born and raised in Seoul, Korea and his family moved to Nashville, TN in 1994 seeking higher education. He graduated from University of TN, Knoxville Summa Cum Laude with a major in Biochemistry and minor in Business.
He attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and graduated valedictorian in his class of 132 students. He is a recipient of American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons Dental Implant Award.
He finished his residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA and received medical degree from Harvard Medical School with high honors.
He is also trained in Anesthesia and many other surgical disciplines including Plastic & reconstructive surgery, ENT, Vascular, Thoracic, Cardiac, Emergency and General Surgery.
Dr. Kim has active dental and medical licenses in the states of VA, DC, and MD and is board certified for American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He is a published author of abstracts on dental implants during the national annual American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) meetings and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) scientific research day. He also wrote book chapters in “Pediatric Head and Neck Tumor: A to Z” by Oral and Plastic Surgery Department at Boston Children’s Hospital (CHB).
Dr. Kim is also an author of peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Oral surgery Oral medicine, Oral pathology, Oral radiology on topics in Orthognathic (Jaw) surgery and Pathology. He collaborates writing scientific journals with Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Yonsei University College of Dentistry, in Korea.
He is a fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and a member of the American Dental Association, Virginia Dental Association, and the Northern Virginia Dental Association.
Dr. Kim is a father of three children with very supportive wife, who is a Doctor in Physical Therapy. He is 4th degree black belt holder in TaeKwonDo and enjoys sports.