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Dental Implant Cost: What Should You Expect?

Dental Implant Cost: What Should You Expect?

Are you seeking affordable dental implants in Torrance, CA? Dr. Steve S. Kim, a dental implant dentist with a specialization in Prosthodontics from Boston University’s Goldman School of Dentistry, provides state-of-the-art implant dentistry for residents of the South...

What All Patients Should Know About Dental Implants

What All Patients Should Know About Dental Implants

If you have suffered tooth loss, you know how difficult it can be to cope with. The look harms your self-esteem while the gap in your teeth harms your oral and overall health. Traditional methods of coping with tooth loss include dentures and bridges, but now patients...

What is Orthodontics?

What is Orthodontics?

What is Orthodontics? Orthodontics can be best described as a field within the dental industry that is focused on correcting your teeth that may be placed improperly. You have likely seen someone with or you yourself have crooked or widely spaced teeth. All of these...

Health Benefits from Having Straight Teeth

Health Benefits from Having Straight Teeth

Benefits from Having Straight Teeth When you have straight teeth, you have healthy teeth. While this is not to say that crooked teeth are unhealthy, but they have a higher chance of being unhealthy. There are many health benefits that come healthy teeth and straight...

Antibiotics – Are They Needed for Dental Implants

Antibiotics – Are They Needed for Dental Implants

Do You Need to Receive Antibiotics for Dental Implants? At Steve S. Kim DDS, we are often asked about antibiotics and dental implants. This is one question that we cannot answer the same every time because it truly depends on your situation and also your history with...

Dental Implant Timelines and Replacing Missing Teeth

Dental Implant Timelines and Replacing Missing Teeth

Dental Implant Timelines and What to Know If you have missing teeth, then you have likely been presented with the option to replace them. From information online and on TV, you have probably been promised dental implants in just one hour or even in a single day. While...

Dental Implant Failures are Tied to Certain Health Factors

Dental Implant Failures are Tied to Certain Health Factors

Dental implants have provided patients with a wonderful tooth replacement option and they were first introduced into the industry about 30 years ago. They have been around for a while and continue to improve year after year. As of today, they have about a 95 percent...

Dental Implant Surgery Sounds Scarier Than It Is

Dental Implant Surgery Sounds Scarier Than It Is

Dental implants are quickly rising to become one of the most popularly requested and performed dental procedures in Torrance, CA. The reason behind their popularity is because they are extremely durable and they last a lifetime for the patient. Dental implants are...

The 411 on Adult Orthodontics

The 411 on Adult Orthodontics

Healthy teeth are something that everyone wants, but not everyone will have them when they turn 18. Fortunately, there are orthodontic treatments that are designed for adults. While you may have thought, orthodontics was for young children, one in five patients who...

Breastfeeding and How It Changes Dental Health

Breastfeeding and How It Changes Dental Health

When a baby is born, mothers must make the decision of whether to feed them via a bottle or breastfeed. This is a personal and intimate decision that needs to be made and is only the choice of the mother. There are many benefits to breastfeeding, but that does not...

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    Johanna Delgadillo

    I had such a great experience at this office! Everyone is nice there! Made me feel very comfortable since I am so terrified of the dentist! Thank you to Monica! She was so helpful! All staff were very...
  • 9 months ago

    Dawn Lmft

    For many years I avoided the dental work that I needed because of the experiences I had with dentists in the past. When I met Dr. Kim and he spoke to me about the dental work I needed, I felt such a ...
  • 10 days ago

    Tress G.

    Having no dental insurance at a new job, I really appreciated this office scheduling me last minute and helping me start a dental credit line for an...
  • a month ago

    marina mestidio

    Just had my new patient appointment at Dr. Kim’s office and was treated wonderfully by he and his staff. Evelyn, Sue, Monica and Marina were very sweet and answered all of my questions regarding my ...
  • 1 month ago

    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.