Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. As a dental professional, I stay up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry in order to provide the most current treatment options for my patients. As a doctor, I recognize that my patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in me and my team. That is just one reason why I value each and every patient relationship.
I appreciate the time you’ve taken to visit this site and find out more about this dental practice, my team, and the many services we can provide to help you achieve optimum oral health.
Joon H. Kim, DDS
Dr. Joon Kim was raised in St. Louis, Missouri, attended Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois, and then graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Tired of the cold weather, he accepted the opportunity to do a post-doctoral program in prosthodontics at the University of Texas School of Dentistry.
Dr. Kim has called Houston home ever since.
Dr. Kim started Red Bird Dental, PLLC in 2008 with the vision of providing quality dental care by using his talents, skills, passions and personal values as a way to serve and love others. A deeply committed Christian, Dr. Kim takes every opportunity to do dental missions work abroad and to have his practice reflect his beliefs. When not practicing dentistry or serving at his church, Dr. Kim enjoys spending time with his family and playing and watching sports. He is a die-hard St. Louis Cardinals fan.
Dr. Kim has been named of of Houston’s Top 100 Dentists in H Texas Magazine, is a member of the American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, and the Greater Houston Dental Society.
Ji Youn Han, DDS
Dr. Ji Youn “Jeanie” Han is a native of South Korea and moved to Texas for her education. She obtained her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. In dental school, she was involved with numerous research projects and has presented her research at various conferences including International and American Association of Dental Research.
One of Dr. Han’s joys in life is helping people with their dental needs and seeing their happiness and satisfaction in their new smile. Caring, with a friendly demeanor, she is eager to meet new patients. She is an active member at her local church and enjoys watching winter sports such as figure skating, short track, and speed skating.
She is a member of American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, and the Greater Houston Dental Society.
Whan Im, DMD
Dr. Whan Im was raised in Houston, Texas, and attended University of Texas at M.D. Anderson in the medical center. He then graduated from Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California, with a Doctorate of Dental Medicine. Dr. Im has taken numerous courses in implantology and restorative and cosmetic dentistry.
He loves meeting new patients, developing relationships and educating them of their dental needs. He strongly believes that educating patients of dental health will help them to make a positive impact of their oral health leading to a long-term, beautiful and healthier smile!
During his free time he enjoys playing basketball, going to the gym, and watching sports, especially the Houston Rockets and the Texans. He is an active member of American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association and the Greater Houston Dental Society.