Meet Dr. Paul Kim

“It’s incredibly gratifying when I see someone smile because I’ve made a positive impact on their life. Each time it happens, I’m reminded exactly why I chose to become a dentist.”

Meet Dr. Paul Kim

When a patient says, “I enjoyed my visit and I’m looking forward to my next appointment,” Dr. Paul Kim feels a considerable sense of accomplishment. As an experienced dentist, Dr. Kim is wholeheartedly committed to providing each patient of Dental Essence with a positive office visit. He opened Dental Essence with the goal that his practice would focus on high­level dental care in a stress­ free environment.
Preventive dentistry and ensuring that all patients feel comfortable and relaxed is of the utmost importance to Dr. Kim. He is committed to getting to know his patients on a personal level, helping them make smart and informed decisions about their oral health, and talking them through procedures in order to make them feel more at­ ease.

Dr. Kim obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Toledo and his DDS from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. While in dental school, he co­founded the Asian Pacific Student Dental Association. Dr. Kim is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the Ohio Dental Association, and the Columbus Dental Society.

The winning team of warm, welcoming and talented dental professionals assembled by Dr. Kim for the Dental Essence office goes above and beyond to provide a personalized and comfortable experience for all patients. We believe in providing friendly chair­side manner, and our greatest satisfaction is seeing each and every one of our patients with a bright and healthy smile.