Meet the Doctors

Dr. Mellanie Kim

Mellanie Kim, DMD

Areas of Expertise
Family Dentistry, Restorative Dentistry, Cosmetic Dentistry, Invisalign, Botox for TMJ

*Currently on Maternity Leave* Dr. Mellanie Kim received her Bachelor of Arts in Biology from the University of Rochester and her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Alabama School of Dentistry. She received the Dean’s Scholarship while attending the University of Alabama School of Dentistry. Afterwards, she completed a General Practice Residency at Jacobi Medical Center, a level-one trauma center, where she gathered valuable experience in emergency care. She is a skilled provider in all aspects of general dentistry with experience in most specialty fields including restorative dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and orthodontics. Dr. Kim is certified in the administration Botox treatment for TMJ pain. She is a member of the New York State Dental Association as well as the New York County Dental Society.

Dr. Kim finds fulfillment in educating patients and helping anxious patients overcome their dental phobias. She has a certified therapy dog named Scarlett. Her hobbies include traveling, trying new foods, cooking, hiking, cycling, and running. In the wake of the pandemic, she has also become an avid Yogi.

In the office: Currently on Maternity Leave

Also Speaks: Korean

Questions & Answers

Q: How do you want people to feel when they come to see you?

A: I want people to look forward to coming to see me. I enjoyed going to the dentist growing up and I want others to feel the same way.

Q: If you could tell people one thing about dentistry or oral health, what would it be?

A: Regular dental visits will save you time and money compared to sporadic, emergency visits.

Q: What’s your hidden talent?

A: I can breakdance.

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