One of the most rewarding aspects of being a dentist is helping others. When a patient walks in with pain or a broken tooth, leaving them unable to eat or smile, I can help them get back to where they were before. I love seeing my patients leaving the office with brighter and healthier smiles!
~ Dr. Aeni Lim
As a dentist, Dr. Lim is dedicated to providing each patient with personalized solutions to their specific dental concerns and expectations. Instead of dictating treatment, she works with her patient to identify their clinical needs and understand their desires, then develops a treatment plan unique to the individual. Her goal is to ensure each person achieves optimal oral health and has the knowledge necessary to maintain their smile, for life.
Education and Experience
Prior to practicing dentistry, Dr. Lim completed the following:
- Bachelor of Science in Zoology and Physiology, University of Toronto
- Master of Science in Physiology (Neuroscience), University of Toronto
- Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD), Case Western Reserve University
- Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency (AEGD), Lutheran Medical Center
Dr. Lim has practiced dentistry for over ten years. She is known for her gentle touch, attentive nature, and advanced techniques to provide comfortable dental care and deliver stable, functional, and beautiful results.
Continuing Education and Professional Affiliations
Dr. Lim actively seeks out continuing education (CE) opportunities as a dedicated lifelong learner. She is driven to ensure her patients are receiving the best care by constantly enhancing her strong foundational knowledge with an understanding of new technologies and methodologies.
Dr. Lim is an active member of the American Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. Through these organizations, she is able to complete CE courses, study the latest journals, and attend meetings, lectures, and seminars. She also participates in numerous study groups, including Kois and FACE.
Beyond the Practice
After growing up in Korea and Canada, Dr. Lim has made her home in Puyallup. She and her husband have a young daughter, as well as Charlie, who is the office mascot and an emotional support dog.
Dr. Lim treasures being with her family. She enjoys taking walks with Charlie and her daughter and looks forward to a return to hiking once her daughter is a little older. She also enjoys watching movies.