All our professionals at Smart Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Heejung Kim DDS, MS, PhD.Heejung Kim DDS, MS, PhD.

Dr. Kim is a highly experienced general dentist with more than 17 years of professional experience, and she has the ability to perform a wide variety of dental treatment under one roof. She graduated from University of Maryland, Baltimore college of Dentistry in 2005 as a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS). Over the years, she has worked around the Washington Metropolitan Area as an associate dentist. Prior to moving to America, she graduated from Seoul National University, and earned DDS. She obtained her Master & PhD. degree in Orthodontics in Korea. She also ran a successful practice for 7 years.

Dr. Kim is an active member of the American Dental Association, Maryland State Dental Association, and Howard County Dental Association.

"My goal is to establish a high-quality dental care facility where patients feel comfortable and get the results they deserve. I enjoy working with different age groups and providing gentle and professional care. I understand and accommodate to patients' needs and love bringing their teeth back to health."

  • Graduate of University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery
  • Graduate of Seoul National University, DDS, MS, PhD
  • Member of American Dental Association
  • Member of Maryland State Dental Association
  • Member of Howard County Dental Association
  • Gorgas Odontological Honorary Society
  • The phi chapter, Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honorary Dental Society membership
  • Magna Cum Laude: Certificate of Merit, University of Maryland

The Harry E. Latchman Award (Recognition of Excellence in Complete Operative

  • Restoration



Don Oh DMD, MDScDon Oh DMD, MDSc

Dr. Don Oh is a periodontist, who provides bone & tissue regenerative procedures, oral health rehabilitation with dental implant, cosmetic and periodontal surgery. Dr. Don Oh is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, a member of the prestigious Ivy League, where he completed his dental training and earned a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree with an honor of Clinical excellence in endodontics award, Dr. Earle Banks Hoyt teaching award. Seeking further expertise in dentistry, he continued a 3-year specialty residency in periodontics and implant dentistry at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, earning a Certificate in periodontics and a Master of Dental Science degree. Dr. Oh embraces the concept of comprehensive dental care, which will lead to optimal oral health and natural beauty of smile with a collaboration of your primary dental provider. He always aims to achieve an uncompromised standard of excellence in dental care to assure the best quality dental service that you deserve. Dr. Oh is fully aware of how difficult patients might feel about dental and surgical treatment. He strives to offer you a relaxing and positive experience with gentle care.




Mrs. Rose Turley - Office ManagerMrs. Rose Turley - Office Manager

With over 16 years experience in the dental field, Rose Turley joined Dr. HeeJung Kim at Smart Dental in November 2009. Rose joined Dr. Kim as the Office Manager. With Rose's prior experience in all aspects of the Dental office she will be a great asset to the practice.

Rose attended Carver Technical School for two years during High School. During that time she took the Dental Assisting course which included dental radiology, and patient care. Rose also had hands-on training through the Dental Clinic at Carver.

Rose relocated to Maryland in 1995 and worked for a General Dentist in Columbia, Maryland for approximately 10 years. During her employment with the General Dentist she served as his dental assistant as well as the assistant for the Orthodontist and Periodontist. After assisting, Rose moved to the front office and later became involved in management and the everyday operations of the dental practice.

Rose then moved on to work for an Endodontist in Ellicott City, Maryland for approximately 4 ½ years. There she was an Office Manager and took responsibility for all of the day to day operations. Although, Rose was now in the Practice Management part of the dental office she maintained her x-ray certification license and would assist the doctor as needed on a daily basis.




Ina Hong - Dental AssitantIna Hong - Dental Assitant

Ina Hong joined Dr. Kim at Smart Dental in August of 2010 as her dental assistant. Ina was born in Korea and moved to Maryland in 2003. She has a natural ability to pick up on new procedures as well as having a friendly personality. When Ina started with Dr. Kim she had no prior experience in the dental field. In the short time that Ina has been with Dr. Kim she has started taking classes to further her education in the dental field. Ina's goal is to provide a relaxing and comfortable dental experience for all of our patients.