Dr. Houn Young Kim welcomes you to Burlingame Dental! She graduated from the School of Dentistry at West Virginia University with a Doctor of Dental Surgery(D.D.S.) degree. She earned her master's degree in Public Health from West Virginia University, where her focus was on the effect of prenatal women's dental health condition on their children. She holds her bachelor's degree in Biology from the State University of New York at Binghamton.
Dr. Kim is an active member of numerous dental organizations including American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Mateo County Dental Association, and Academy of General Dentistry. She enjoys volunteering at 'Give Kids a Smile' program and at various local community organizations. At her spare time, she also enjoys traveling, hiking, and enjoying gourmet dishes. She also likes spending her weekends with her husband, two little boys, and a baby girl.
Dr. Maryam Ajami graduated with high honors from University of the Pacific in San Francisco with a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree. She has many years of experience in both private practice and non-profit organizations. She is also a part-time adjunct faculty member at University of the Pacific where she teaches clinical dentistry. In addition to private practice and teaching, Dr. Ajami is involved with the Healthier Kids Foundation in Santa Clara County, where she screens hundreds of children per year for oral health. She is an active member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the San Mateo Dental Society. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time with her family.
Dr. Desiree Liu is a graduate of the University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry. Dr. Liu grew up in Pleasanton, CA and completed her undergraduate education at the University of California, Los Angeles, obtaining a degree in Molecular Cell and Developmental Biology. As a child, Dr. Liu, like most people dreaded going to the dentist and as such, she strives to put her patients at ease and make them as comfortable as possible through open communication and by encouraging preventative dentistry. Outside of dentistry, Dr. Liu enjoys painting, crafting, reading, and baking.
We have provided specialized dental care to families. Our patients come from near and far to experience the warm, personal care we provide. We offer the latest and best dental treatment to our patients including :
Insurance : Burlingame Dental submits insurance claims electronically for your convenience. We make every effort to maximize your insurance reimbursement for covered procedures. We accept most major dental insurances.
Payment : We accept Cash, Checks, Money Order, Visa, Master, Flexible Spending Accounts, and Care Credit. Good communication is always helpful in any situation. Please feel free to ask any questions or concerns that may occur.
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