Dr. Hwang is a Seattle-area native growing up in the neighborhood of Ballard and is a graduate of the University of Washington where he earned a dual degree Bachelor of Science in biology (physiology) and microbiology. He earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, CA.
Dr. Hwang is a current member of the American Dental Association (ADA), Washington State Dental Assocation (WSDA), Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), and the Seattle King County Dental Society (SKCDS). Dr. Hwang serves as a member of the ADA Advisory Circle and has been voted among “Top Dentists” as seen in Seattle Met Magazine for 2018.
Dr. Hwang and his wife Ivana, a practicing veterinarian, moved back to the Pacific Northwest because he loves the state of Washington and wanted to be closer to family and friends. Dr. Hwang enjoys music and the arts and actively participates in a local community orchestra. At other times, he can be found exploring the outdoors through fishing and golf.
Dr. Hwang has a strong commitment to his patients and his community. He often spends his days away from the clinic with the various community clinics of King County and Snohomish County, and is a annual volunteer for the Seattle/King County Clinic and other local Federally Qualified Health Centers. Dr. Hwang looks forward to meeting you and taking care of your dental needs!
Shauna is our front office manager, she has over 20 years of customer service and has lived in Bothell for the past 17 years. Shauna enjoys spending time with her husband, Socrates, and two teen children. When she is not at the office she can be found crafting and spending time with her two dogs, Taylor and Loki. Shauna loves getting to know her patients and is excited to be part of the Bothell Family Dental Care team.
Sara has been a Registered Dental Assistant since 2000 and enjoys educating the next generation of dental assistants as a part -time Dental Assistant Instructor. She is married to her husband Mike, and has three daughters, 2 young adults and one teenager who attends a high school in the Northshore School District. Spending quality time with her family is one of her favorite things as well as swimming, walking her dog Max, and taking vacations. Sara loves to interact with her patients of all ages and make their dental experience as comfortable as possible.
Ari began her dental career as a dental hygienist in 2012 when she graduated from Seattle Central Community College. She has been enjoying educating and encouraging patients through their dental journey ever since. Ari grew up in Iran, lived in Turkey for a few years prior to moving to the states and currently lives in Kirkland. She speaks Farsi, Turkish, and English. Ari enjoys the outdoors, art, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.