Dr. Jade K. Kim DDS
Dr. Kim was born in South Korea and came to the United States to study abroad in 1991. Although she originally planned to be a chemist, her interest in the healthcare field led her to become a dentist. She lives in Seattle with her family. Her husband works at the University of Washington and Children’s Hospital. Her two rambunctious boys and one precocious girl make sure that she is constantly busy. Dr. Kim feels that balance is important in life. When she can find the time, she enjoys doing yoga and making sourdough bread. [Dr. Kim’s Resumé].
Dr. Joe Vaughn, DDS
Dr. Vaughn was born and raised down in Alabama, where he attended dental school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Having lived in Alabama all his life, he wanted to look for residency programs in other parts of the country to experience something new. He ended up in Seattle and completed the General Practice Residency at UW, a year-long intensive program treating patients in and out of the hospital. He is thrilled to be working with Dr. Kim and looks forward to being an integral part of the Wallingford community. While he works at our office three days a week, he spends his other two days at Neighborcare, a Seattle-based community health clinic at the Pacific Tower location. Dr. Vaughn lives here in Seattle with his fiance Rica, who is also a dentist! He enjoys sports (Go Hawks and Roll Tide!), traveling, and exploring our beautiful state.
Linda Billingsley :: Registered Dental Hygienist
Linda was born and raised in New Jersey, moved to Seattle with her husband in 1981, and has worked in this office since 1983. The longstanding relationships she has built with our patients make her job especially rewarding. Outside of work she enjoys gardening, yoga, and walking her dog.
Michelle Cuthbertson :: Registered Dental Hygienist
Michelle joined our team in 2007 and is a graduate from the Dental Hygiene program at Shoreline Community College. She enjoyed growing up as a patient at this office and is thrilled to be back as part of our team! Outside of work she enjoys the outdoors, baking, and spending time with her family and friends. She loves going home to her husband, 4 kids and their 3 dogs and 3 cats.
Maria Lim :: Registered Dental Hygienist
Maria, a Seattle native, joined our hygiene team in February 2016. She graduated from the University of Washington and from the Dental Hygiene program at Shoreline Community College. Outside of work, she enjoys being active playing volleyball, skiing and hiking.
Morgan Johnson :: Registered Dental Hygienist
Shaylene Garcia :: Dental Assistant
Shaylene joined our office late Summer of 2015. Shaylene was born and raised Lynnwood, WA. Besides being one of our dental assistants she is also a licensed Cosmetologist. Shaylene loves to spend time outdoors such as camping, fishing and traveling as much as possible.
Jade Guzman :: Dental Assistant
Paul :: Front staff
Samantha:: Front staff
Brandon:: Front staff/ Sterilization Tech