Dr. Susie Shim is a board-certified pediatric dentist who strives to create memorable and special memories at the dentist. She devotes her energy for exceptional care and aims to educate her patients for optimal lifelong oral health. As a mother of two boys, she understands the importance of compassionate care and respect. Her favorite aspect of the job is seeing her patients growing up and sharing their experiences in and out of the dental office.
Prior to specializing in pediatric dentistry, Dr. Susie graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry for her doctorate degree in dental surgery. Afterwards, she continued her education through an advanced education of general dentistry and even practiced as a general dentist in Hawaii. Her true passion for pediatric dentistry was evident and she pursued her specialty at a Level 1 trauma center – St. Barnabas Hospital. From there, she became board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
In her free time, she likes to do crafts with her children, impromptu dance parties with her family, and keep up with her fitness. Whenever she can snag a babysitter she loves to go golfing or hiking with her husband. Dr. Susie is always looking for new places to check out. Feel free to let her know if you have any suggestions or family activities you love!