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 BS in biology (physiology) and a BS in 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 held at the KeyArena. Dr. Hwang looks forward to meeting you and taking care of your dental needs!
Kathy has worked in the dental field as an Office Manager/Front Desk Coordinator for more than 25 years. She enjoys helping patients with their insurance and financial questions. She finds satisfaction when she's able to help a patient get the treatment that they need.
Kathy was born in Regensburg, Germany, but has lived in the Pacific Northwest the majority of her life. She loves spending time with her husband, 3 dogs, and 7 grandchildren. She also enjoys doing Crossfit.
Susie has over 30 years experience working as a Registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated from the University of Washington dental hygiene program. She enjoys educating patients about their dental health and providing personalized care to each individual.
Susie has lived in the Northwest for most of her life. Away from work, she enjoys gardening and traveling with her husband.
Sara has been a Registered Dental Assistant since 2000 as she completed her training from the Washington Academy of Dental Assisting in Kenmore. Her career started out in the specialty of endodontics in Everett and Bellevue but has come to love caring for local families here in her home town of Bothell. She loves to interact with patients of all ages and make their dental experience as comfortable as possible.
Sara and her husband, Mike, have three daughters that attend school here in the Northshore School District. It is possible that you would see her at a local football game. Spending quality time with her family is one of her favorite things as well as swimming and taking walks with one of her two dogs. She is an active community member who co-leads Frank Love Elementary’s PTA, supports local events like Community Serve Day and loves to participate at her local church.