Dr. Harry Shim was born in South Korea to a family of compassionate parents dedicated to humanitarian missions abroad. He feels blessed to have an opportunity to make a difference in his patients' lives by restoring their smiles. He is known to be kind-hearted, but also qualified by his peers and many patients he has treated in the past.
Education and Continuing Education
Graduating youngest in his class, Dr. Shim completed his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry degree at Case Western Reserve University. He practiced as a general dentist for several years while completing a Clinical Research Fellowship at Case Western Reserve University. His passion for continued learning has led him to Saint Louis University where he received his Masters of Science degree and Certificate of Orthodontics with honors for the best research project evaluating the use of advanced technology (CAD/CAM) for retainers.
- American Association of Orthodontics
- American Dental Association
- Ohio Dental Association.
Beyond the Office
In his spare time, Dr. Shim enjoys tennis, swimming, and hiking. He is a big foodie and loves exploring new restaurants. Recently, he has picked up cooking traditional Korean dishes, but does not recommend his cooking just yet. Travelling with his family and friends is one of his favorite pastimes.