Our dentists in Comox are dedicated to keeping your oral health on the right track.
Dr. Jung Kim attended Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he completed his Doctor of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Kim returned to Vancouver and in June 1998 opened his first dental practice and married his wife Jane. His dental practices have grown over the years, as well as his family, including his son Caleb and two beautiful, energetic twins, Hannah and Abigail.
Dr. Kim is known for his energy and enthusiasm for his practice and patients. He strives to give his patients the same care as he would his own family members considering the long term health benefit that dentistry has to their overall health.
Dr. Rehan Merchant
Dr. Rehan Merchant began his studies at Concordia University in Montreal while he competed on the Canadian wrestling national team and the university varsity team. He then continued his studies at Dalhousie University in his home city of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Eventually he moved to Australia to complete his dental studies on the beautiful Gold Coast.
Dr. Merchant has worked within multiple rural and coastal communities in Australia while living a very active lifestyle which included scuba diving at the Great Barrier Reef. Having moved back to Canada after 5 years, he is excited to be able to make a new home here, working in the Comox Valley.
When not at work, Dr. Merchant enjoys a variety of activities such as hiking, traveling, surfing and coaching sports.
Dr. Andrea Soo
Originally from Vancouver, Dr. Andrea Soo completed both her Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Dental Medicine degrees at The University of British Columbia. At UBC, she received awards for displaying excellence in clinical performance and operative dentistry.
Dr. Soo has worked in a variety of small towns including Prince George, Anahim Lake, and decided to join the practice at Comox Valley Dental Centre after graduating. She is looking forward to enjoying the relaxed island lifestyle.
Dr. Soo is known for her kind and gentle demeanour and enjoys talking and getting to know her patients. Outside of the dental office, Dr. Soo spends her time with family and friends including her pet pug, Tyler. She takes interest in outdoor activities such as hiking, stand up paddleboarding, and also enjoys the art of cake decorating.