General, Cosmetic and Laser Dentists Daniel T. Kim, DDS FICOI and Linda Peloza, DDS
Dr. Kim graduated with honors from UCLA and obtained a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from Northwestern University in Chicago in 1985. He served as a dental officer in the U.S. Navy and treated sailors and marines. He is a proud recipient of the National Defense Medal for his service during Operation Desert Storm .
Dr. Kim is focused on delivering the best dental care with the highest integrity that you deserve and expect. He attends numerous seminars to keep up to date with the latest advancements in Dentistry.
By utilizing the modern technology of the Cerec Cad Cam machine, Dr. Kim practices one visit dentistry. Dr. Kim uses a laser, called Periolase to treat gum disease by way of regeneration rather than resection (cutting and sewing). This laser has the world’s first ever FDA clearance for true regeneration. He is certified by the Institute for Advanced Laser Dentistry. Dr. Kim also uses hard tissue laser called Lightwalker AT to fill cavities without needles.
Dr. Kim received a certificate in Advanced Implant Dentistry from UCLA Dental School and is a fellow in International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
Dr. Kim uses innovative and patented Tip-Edge Plus® brackets for his orthodontic patients.These brackets are smaller than conventional ones yet move the teeth more quickly, efficiently and with significantly less discomfort.
Dr. Kim is married with 3 children and enjoys swimming, tennis and traveling in his free time.
Dr. Kim maintains active memberships in American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, and Academy of Gp Orthodontics.
Dr. Peloza graduated with honors from Loyola University, Chicago and obtained a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Illinois in 1987. Dr. Peloza is well liked by children for her chair-side manners. She makes sure that our patients maintain optimum dental health through a thorough screening at each examination. Dr. Peloza is married with 2 children. She enjoys yoga and regular exercise.
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