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Boost Your Confidence with a Great Smile

Boost Your Confidence with a Great Smile

Projecting a positive self image begins with a positive mindset and an easy, natural smile. But what if you feel embarrassed about your smile? Perhaps you have crooked teeth or gaps between your teeth, or you suffer from tooth decay that causes bad breath. A good oral...

Everything You Need to Know About Bleeding Gums

Everything You Need to Know About Bleeding Gums

Bleeding gums are a symptom of a bacterial infection in the gums. In its earliest stage, the infection is called gingivitis and affects only the soft tissue around the teeth. If left untreated, gingivitis will develop into full-blown periodontal disease, in which not...

Mail-Order Braces: Gambling with Your Smile

Mail-Order Braces: Gambling with Your Smile

New, DIY dental aligners that you can order by mail without having to visit an orthodontist may sound like a good idea initially, but in fact there are many risks to consider when attempting to take orthodontic treatment into your own hands. If you’re thinking about...

Oral Health as a Reflection of General Health

Oral Health as a Reflection of General Health

All dentists know that oral health is one of the chief indicators of a person’s overall general health, and it is important for patients to realize this as well. The mouth is the gateway to the entire body, and if problems arise in the mouth, they can easily travel...

Why Dental Implants are the Best Option for Tooth Loss

Why Dental Implants are the Best Option for Tooth Loss

Maintaining healthy gums and teeth is essential to good health and a positive self-esteem, not only for the purpose of maintaining healthy oral function, such as chewing and speaking, but also to mitigate the risk of advanced periodontal disease and bone loss. Bone...

Tooth Extractions: What You Should Know

Tooth Extractions: What You Should Know

Tooth extractions cannot always be avoided, and you may find yourself in a position where you are told you need to have a tooth pulled. It can be scary to think you are about to lose a tooth, but the procedure is safe, routine, and common. Below, Dr. Kim will talk to...

Dental Implants and Periodontal Disease

Dental Implants and Periodontal Disease

There are many different types of dental issues that can arise from a cavity to a broken or fractured tooth. But these are issues with the teeth alone and there are different diseases that can affect the gums, teeth, and bone in your jaw. Gum disease and periodontal...

Gum Disease & Gum Recession

Gum Disease & Gum Recession

Gum disease can be very serious and can lead to tooth loss when it is not treated in a timely manner. Since gum disease is almost invisible in the beginning, many patients never even know that they have it. This means that you go day in and out without showing...

Dental Implant Costs and More – FAQs

Dental Implant Costs and More – FAQs

Thank you for choosing Steve S. Kim, DDS as your primary dental office. We are committed to keeping our patients smiling from ear to ear. If you are wondering whether dental implants are the right choice for you, take a moment to peruse through our FAQs below. Dr. Kim...

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    Ini William

    Dr Kim and his staff have been very professional, friendly, meticulous and humane. Their attention to details is top notch. Even when it comes to the finances, they always strive to seek the best opti...
  • 2 months ago

    Great Dentist and great team really made me feel comfortable and I was impressed with the care I received!
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    John H.

    Great Dentist!
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    Savannah Brown

    Had such a great experience at this office very friendly staff and very informative! The hygienist is so knowledgeable and very friendly! I recently moved to Torrance and I will definitely make this m...
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    Ram Her

    I’ve been going here for years. The office is always upbeat and cordial. My visits are quick, easy and painless. They are open early, late and on weekends. They provide free teeth cleaning kits every visit and often have money saving promotions.

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