SEAHURST SMILES

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Meet Dr. Lam


“Visiting the dentist doesn’t have to be a scary or fearful experience. My goal is always minimally invasive dentistry and exceptional care with the highest ethical standards.”  Vincent Lam, DMD

Smiles is always looking out for your best interest. No matter your dental needs, we are here for you. Our team is thorough and offers honest, practical advice. We focus on continuing education to further our knowledge and skills. You’ll receive exceptional care with the highest ethical standards at every visit.

Dr. Lam provides friendly, gentle, and compassionate care that helps patients achieve and maintain a beautiful smile for life! Along with a dedication to providing exceptional clinical care with the highest ethical standards, Dr. Lam has a passion for helping his patients feel at ease. Trust, integrity, and efficiency are central to his values. When he arrives at the office each morning, he looks forward to visiting with returning patients, meeting new ones, and treating every patient to the exceptional dental care they need and deserve.

Dr. Lam is originally from Orange County, California. He earned his dental degree from the renowned Temple University in Philadelphia where he treated a diverse patient base and gained exposure to all facets of dentistry. Dr. Lam also completed a one-year postdoctoral residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at Wichita State University. During this program, he gained skills in various specialized areas of dentistry including the art of placing dental implants and the intricacies of root canal treatment.

Dr. Lam also values providing dentistry to under served communities. He started his dental journey volunteering at UCSD student-run dental clinics, which inspired his interest in dentistry. He served twice with the Mission of Mercy in Philadelphia, PA and in Salinas, KS, and he also volunteers annually at the King County Dental Clinic at Key Arena. Dr. Lam is honored to reinvest in his community and continue helping the under served.

When not busy attending continuing education courses to enhance his dental knowledge and skills, Dr. Lam likes to spend his free time exploring the beautiful Pacific Northwest. He enjoys taking in the expansive food scene in Seattle, photography, and cooking.

Education

  • Wichita State AEGD – Certificate of Completion

  • Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry – D.M.D.

  • University of California, San Diego – M.S. Biology

  • University of California, San Diego – B.S. Biochemistry

Professional Affiliations

  • American Dental Association

  • Academy of General Dentistry

  • Washington State Dental Association

  • South King County Dental Society