About Me

Dr. David H. Kim is a board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon practicing in Long Beach.  As a staff maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Kim trained Head & Neck Surgery residents from U.C. San Diego, School of Medicine and the Naval Hospital of San Diego in facial trauma, oral pathology & cancer surgery, reconstructive maxillofacial surgery, orthognathic surgery, cleft palate and craniofacial surgery. 

To expand his expertise to perform more dentoalveolar surgeries, dental implants and related bone graft surgeries, and office general anesthesia, Dr. Kim acquired a private practice in Long Beach.  In addition to maintaining a very busy full scope oral and maxillofacial surgery and medical esthetics practice (Botox, Restylane, etc.), he gives monthly study club lectures to his referring dentists.  Dr. Kim is a Continuing Education Provider from the Dental Board of California.  He has given numerous presentations and publications in the field of oral & maxillofacial surgery and cosmetic facial surgery.

Dr. Kim is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Fellow of American College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, Fellow of American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, Fellow of International Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, Member of California Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, Member of American Cleft Palate – Craniofacial Association, Member of AMA, ADA, Los Angeles County Medical Association, Harbor Dental Society, and KADA-SC.  He is licensed by the Medical Board of California as a physician & surgeon, Dental Board of California as a specialist in oral & maxillofacial surgery and as a general anesthesia provider.



Provider Specialty

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery


Medical Education

Hahnemann University School of Medicine


Drexel University College of Medicine - Hahnemann University Hospital

Locations & Affiliations


Lakewood Oral & Maxillo Facial Surgery

4448 E Village Road

Long Beach, CA