Dr. Kenneth Kim
Dr. Kenneth Kim is a Montgomery dentist specializing in family and implant dentistry. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and then pursued his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the University of Pittsburgh. He currently maintains membership in the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and International Congress of Oral Implantologist.
For Dr. Kim, continuing education is very important in keeping up to date and trained in the latest in cutting-edge dentistry. His emphasis on patient comfort as well as keeping up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry enable him to provide his patients with the Very Best Quality of care in the field. Dr. Kim has a wide range of experience in all areas of dentistry, from cosmetic and complex restorative dentistry to implant replacement of missing teeth, as well as crowns and bridges, and Invisible braces such as Invisalign and MTM. His office is equipped with the most current digital x-ray and 3D cone beam CT, and intraoral imaging to provide the best diagnosis and treatment for his patients.
His approach to your treatment starts with patiently listening to you. Then, after a complete and thorough examination, he reviews and discusses the diagnosis and treatment options with you.
“I am proud to serve my patients with the best in dental technology, treatment options, and patient comfort. It is my pleasure to address all your questions and concerns.” – Dr. Kenneth Kim
Dr. Sojin Kim
Dr. Sojin Kim earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from the University of Pittsburgh. Patient comfort and satisfaction are of great importance to her. She can safely administer nitrous and oral sedation for patients with dental anxiety. Dr. Kim is certified in sedation, dental laser, Invisalign, Botox®, dermal filler injection, and even microblading. She can not only help you create a beautiful smile, but also overall esthetics. She enjoys treating kids and patients of all ages.
Dr. Kim is an active learner and keeps herself updated with latest techniques through continuing education and reading journals. Dr. Kim is a member of American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE), American Dental Association (ADA), and Texas Dental Association (TDA). Fun fact: Not only is she addicted to Starbucks, but she gets others addicted to Starbucks as well.
Vianey – Hygienist, RDH
Vianey Bernald is a highly skilled dental hygienist with over 4 years of experience. She holds an Associates of Dental Hygiene with an applied sciences degree and is diode laser certified. Vianey was also the recipient of the Procter and Gamble Preventive Dentistry Award. Her passion for dentistry stems from her desire to make a difference in someone’s life, no matter how small. Vianey takes pride in educating patients on the importance of good oral hygiene practices and prevention. She also has a special ability to make anxious patients feel at ease with her empathetic approach.
When not working, Vianey enjoys spending time with family and friends, watching movies, and trying new foods. She considers herself a foodie and loves shopping at TJ Maxx. Vianey feels blessed to work at Everbright Dental, where she is part of a dedicated team that prioritizes patient care and provides a modern working environment.
Kaylen – Hygienist, RDH
Kaylen Neil, RDH, is an experienced dental hygienist with a passion for making her patients smile. With credentials including an A.S. in Natural Sciences from Ventura College and an A.S. in Dental Hygiene from West Los Angeles College, Kaylen has been providing exceptional care for over 9 years. She is also Diode Laser certified, ensuring her patients receive top-quality treatment. Kaylen’s patients love interacting with her because she is both thorough and efficient while maintaining a gentle touch that puts them at ease. She loves talking about all things dentistry and hygiene and is always happy to answer any questions her patients may have.
Born and raised in Southern California, Kaylen moved to Texas in 2014 with her family. She will be celebrating her 5-year wedding anniversary this summer and just had her first son in December 2021. In her free time, Kaylen enjoys self-care practices, swimming, going for family walks, trying new restaurants, and coffee.
Kaylen enjoys working for Ever Bright Dental because of the family-like atmosphere and state-of-the-art equipment. The doctors are supportive and encourage continued education and certification to ensure the best care for their patients. Laughter is often heard throughout the office, making it a joy to come to work every day.
Karen – Clinical Assistant, RDA
Karen Molinar is a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) at Everbright Dental with over 18 years of experience. The most rewarding part of Karen’s job is helping people feel confident and healthy about their smiles. Patients at Everbright Dental appreciate Karen’s empathetic and humble nature, which makes them feel comfortable during their visits.
A family-oriented person, Karen has four children and five grandchildren. She enjoys hiking, watching movies, listening to music, and visiting the beach.
Karen feels grateful to be a part of the exceptional and ethical team of dentists at Everbright Dental. She considers her co-workers her second family and speaks highly of the work environment at the practice. Karen’s dedication to her work and her patients has made her an invaluable member of the Everbright Dental team.
Ana – Clinical Assistant, CDA
Ana Rodriguez is a highly experienced Registered Dental Assistant with 11 years of experience in the dental field. She graduated from the Texas School of Business in 2012 and is certified by the Dental Assistant National Board. Ana is currently pursuing her degree in Dental Hygiene at Lone Star College and Texas Women’s University.
Ana enjoys her role as a dental assistant because it provides her with opportunities to help patients of all ages. She finds it fulfilling to alleviate discomfort, enhance smiles, and build great relationships with patients. Patients appreciate Ana’s compassion and empathy, which makes each visit to the office more pleasant.
In her personal life, Ana is happily married to her husband and has a little girl. She loves all things Disney, crafting, taking road trips, nature walks, and visiting coffee shops. Ana is a valuable member of the Everbright Dental team and enjoys working with the most updated technology. She appreciates the collaborative environment and feels like an integral part of the team.
Courtney – Office Manager
Courtney Tande is our office manager at Everbright Dental and is a valued member of our team. With a passion for patient care, Courtney takes pride in being involved in every aspect of the office and serving as a support system for her colleagues. She works hard to keep the office up to date on the latest technology and training in order to provide the highest level of care for patients. Due to her ability to relate well to people and make them feel comfortable, patients enjoy interacting with Courtney. One of her greatest joys is witnessing patients overcome dental anxiety after a positive experience.
During her free time, Courtney enjoys spending time with her family and watching Crime and Bravo shows. She also enjoys shopping at TJ Maxx, and on Saturdays, you can usually find her enjoying Mexican food at Chuys. Courtney loves working at Everbright Dental because she is provided with a platform to have a voice and offer suggestions, and the doctors make the atmosphere comfortable and supportive.
Whitney – Treatment Coordinator
Whitney Plant is the Treatment Coordinator at Everbright Dental, where her role is to be there for the patients and help them through their dental health journey, while also providing financial guidance. With her caring nature and positive attitude, Whitney always ensures that the patients feel comfortable and at ease during their appointments.
One of the things that Whitney loves most about her role is being able to care for others. In addition to helping patients with their health concerns, she finds it fulfilling to assist them with any other issues they may be experiencing. Her patients enjoy interacting with her because of her positive, hopeful energy during their appointments. Whitney always keeps their best interests in mind and ensures that they leave with a smile on their face.
Whitney is grateful for the opportunity to work at Everbright Dental, which has helped her grow both professionally and personally. The supportive and accepting work atmosphere has shown her that she has more potential and ability than she thought was possible.
Cici – Insurance Coordinator
Cici Alvarado is the Insurance Coordinator/Training Coordinator at Everbright Dental. Born and raised in Bay City, Texas, Cici attended Sam Houston State University after a few years of Jr college. Prior to joining Everbright Dental, Cici worked for 10 years at Forest Glen Christian camp, serving in the ministry where she facilitated the high/low ropes courses. Cici has 9 years of experience in the dental field and loves to help people by providing accurate insurance information, allowing doctors to focus on patient care.
Cici is a person of faith who loves to serve others and give 110%. She is passionate about cooking and baking, and when she’s not at work, she enjoys perfecting seasonal pies or cooking hot meals for her family. Cici also loves to sing with her church choir and walk the trails of the Sam Houston national forest with her 80 lb puppy on good weather days.
Working at Everbright Dental allows Cici to be herself in an open and transparent environment. She enjoys the freedom to express her concerns and the doctors’ openness to new ideas and changes. Cici values team loyalty and respect, and she feels valued and grateful to be part of a culture driven by these values
Jaiden- Patient Coordinator
Meet Jaiden Cochran, our Patient Coordinator at Everbright Dental! With her friendly and approachable demeanor, Jaiden enjoys building relationships with each and every patient. Patients love seeing her smiling face welcoming them in with each visit. She is an integral part of our team, ensuring that our patients have a seamless and positive experience from the moment they walk through our doors.
Jaiden loves working at Everbright Dental because it feels like having a second family. She works alongside some of the best doctors and team members in the industry who are always prepared to lend a hand and provide support to one another. Her dedication and passion for patient care are evident in everything she does, and she is committed to providing the highest level of service to our patients. She looks forward to meeting you and welcoming you to the Everbright Dental family!
Maria McBee- Dental Assistant
Maria McBee is a highly skilled dental assistant with a passion for providing exceptional care to patients. She earned her Dental Assistant Registration Certification from UT Health of San Antonio and is also certified in BLS (CPR and AED). Maria enjoys the constant learning and hands-on experience she receives in her role. It is a pleasure for her to absorb more knowledge and work with the kind and caring patients at Everbright Dental. Maria’s attention to detail ensures that patients are comfortable and are well taken care of during their appointments.
In her free time, Maria loves spending time with her husband and daughter. She also enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking and painting. She is a proud owner of two cats whom she adores.
Maria is grateful to work at Everbright Dental, where Dr. Kim and Dr. Jenny have created an astounding practice with a kind and considerate staff. She takes pride in the meticulous care provided by the doctors, making her proud to be part of such a wonderful practice. Patients can trust that they are receiving the highest quality care from Maria and the entire team at Everbright Dental.