Meet Our Team
Dr. Chung did his undergraduate studies at Columbia University in New York City and Case Western Reserve University. He received his D.D.S. degree from Case Western Reserve School of Dentistry in 1986 and completed General Dentistry Residency Program at Cleveland V.A. Hospital in 1987. He has been practicing family dentistry since 1987, the last 17 years in the State of Washington. Dr. Chung is married and has two sons.
Office Manager / Front Desk
Kim started in dentistry as dental assistant as a graduate of Lake Washington Dental Assisting program. She has been with the practice since 1999 as our front desk. Having experience with both front office and direct patient care helps her with our patients’ needs and understanding. She enjoys traveling with her husband, reading a good book, and spending time with her daughter and her family, especially her 2 grandchildren. She is also very active in a volunteering role for her favorite non-profit.
Amy has been with the practice for 16 years as our full time hygienist as a graduate of Lake Washington Technical College. She values developing relationships with her patients and watching the kids grow up. Creating a relaxing atmosphere so her patients feel comfortable is very important to her and she strives to deliver care in the most calm, gentle and professional manner as possible.
Peggy is our part time hygienist, graduated from Shoreline Community College and has been with the practice since 1998. Peggy enjoys getting to know her patients and gives quality care with compassion. She is busy raising her 3 children with her husband, enjoys gardening and always has a project in progress at her home.
Kaylene first started her dental assisting internship with Dr. Chung in February 2012 and is now our hard working Lead Dental Assistant. Prior to joining the team, she graduated from Juanita High school and Lake Washington Technical College with her AA in Dental Assisting. She loves assisting and creating a positive experience with her patients. In her spare time she likes to travel, outdoor activities and even works at a hair salon on the weekends.
Ponnary grew up in Seattle and currently lives in Bothell, WA. She has been in the dental field since 2007, practicing as a dental assistant for Dr. Chung for 6 years prior to attending dental hygiene school at Seattle Central College. Through the years, she has developed a great passion for the exciting world of dentistry. It is her goal to provide motivating and inspiring patient experience with a compassionate and nonjudgmental spirit. Ponnary enjoys spending her spare time with friends and family, hiking, practicing yoga, and squeezing in travel time when she can!