- Columbia University (New York, USA) Doctor of Dental Surgery
- Member, Singapore Dental Association
Dr. John (Taeyun) Kim graduated in Dentistry (DDS) from Columbia University in New York in 2009 and Dental Science (MDS) from Seoul National University in 2013. He spent five years at Seoul National University Dental Hospital as an intern, resident, and clinical fellow at the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery performing implant surgery, bone graft, complicated wisdom teeth extractions, orthognathic surgery, dentofacial deformity surgery, etc. During his times at Seoul National University Dental Hospital, he participated in writing more than 10 ground-breakingScience Citation Index research paperscited more than 183 times by other international research papers. During his final year, he received the New Researcher Award by Korean Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine.
He holds a total of four patents (Korea), and three of them are related to implantology. Even after years of studying and researching at Seoul National University Dental Hospital, he pursues relentless research and innovation in implantology.
His clinical spectrum includes orthodontic treatments and cosmetic dentistry. As a formal Dental Director and Principal Dentist of W-Style Dental clinic (specialized in orthodontics and cosmetic dentistry) in Gangnam, Seoul, South Korea, he has provided partial and full orthodontic treatments to malocclusion patients. Also, as a certified Invisalign provider, he offers a clear aligner orthodontic treatment option for those who do not want to attach braces on their teeth. Moreover, he provides growth modification orthodontic treatments to children with protruded or retruded jaws.Finally, he has practiced laminate veneers and all ceramic crowns for anterior teeth for full smile make over.
“With all my heart, I wish you have a comfortable visit to Meiplus dentalcare. I promise I will be as gentle as possible, and I will do my best so that the treatment results are satisfying.”
-Dr. John Kim-