About Endodontic
Excellence of Reston

Restoring oral health for better quality of life

What sets us apart

At Endodontic Excellence of Reston, we’re committed to providing you with the highest quality of care while ensuring you have the best experience possible.

We are board-certified endodontists

Only 20% of all endodontic specialists achieve the board certification status and earn the Diplomate status by the American Board of Endodontics.

By achieving the Diplomate status, our endodontists have gone beyond the endodontic specialty education and licensing requirements of the American Dental Association and the American Association of Endodontists.

What it means to
be a diplomate

  • NAchieving the highest level of knowledge and skill possible.
  • NContinually pursuing new knowledge and experience.
  • NFully understanding and applying new research and advances in the practice of endodontics.
  • NEnsuring the highest possible quality of care for you, the patient.

Dr. Alan Wonhee Lee, DDS, MS

Daring to innovate while delivering the best possible outcomes.

Education & Teaching Experience

  • Doctor of Dental Surgery – Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
  • Certificate and Master of Science in Endodontics – Marquette University School of Dentistry
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics
  • Dean’s Faculty – University of Maryland School of Dentistry
  • Adjunct Associate Professor – University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

Professional Associations

  • Specialist Member of the American Association of Endodontists
  • Continuing Education Committee for Korean American Dental Association
  • Founder and President of Korean American Dental Association Mid-Atlantic Chapter
  • John I. Ingle Study Club
  • Edward C. Penick Endodontic Study Club
  • Northern Virginia Dental Society
  • Virginia Dental Association
  • American Dental Association

Awards & Honors

  • Top Endodontists by Doctors Interviews (2022)
  • Advanced Dental Specialist Graduate Residency Endowed Scholarship Award
  • Post-Graduate Scholarship Award
  • Empire State Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Award
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Dr. Alan Wonhee Lee attended the College of Dental Medicine at Columbia University, where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. During his senior year at Columbia, Dr. Lee was also elected to the honors program and received the Empire State Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Award.

His passion for preserving natural dentition led him to continue his education at the School of Dentistry at Marquette University, where he completed his endodontic specialty training. While at Marquette, Dr. Lee earned a master of science degree and was awarded the Advanced Dental Specialist Graduate Residency Endowed Scholarship and Post-Graduate Scholarship Awards.

Before attending Columbia University for his dental degree, Dr. Lee served as a Military Dental Specialist in the US Army. During his service, he received numerous commendations, including the Army Commendation Medal from the Secretary of the US Army.

Dr. Lee’s research has been presented at the American Association for Dental Research’s annual meeting and published in numerous prestigious journals. Also, he continues to lecture at various continuing education classes. As a member of the Dean’s Faculty at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, he currently teaches dental students and residents about his in-depth knowledge of endodontics and microsurgery.

As a board-certified endodontist, Dr. Lee practices both surgical and non-surgical, laser, and microscope-enhanced endodontics. His highest priority is providing the highest quality of personalized care for his patients using the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic technologies available.

Dr. Steven K. Kim, DMD

Dedicated to leaving a positive impact on your day and smile.

Education & Teaching Experience

  • Certificate in Endodontics – Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
  • Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry – University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics
  • Clinical Instructor – Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, Department of Endodontics

Professional Affiliations

  • Specialist Member of the American Association of Endodontists
  • Lasers in Dentistry Study Club
  • Edward C. Penick Endodontic Study Club
  • Northern Virginia Dental Society
  • Virginia Dental Association
  • American Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • International Association of Dental Traumatology

Awards & Honors

  • Virginia Living Magazine Top Dentists (2023)
  • American Association of Endodontists Achievement Award
  • Illinois Academy of General Dentistry Senior Award
  • Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award
  • First Place Award in the Annual IAGD Case Presentation Competition
  • Dr. Jerry F. Balaty Award
  • Dr. William Stroner Award
  • Paul W. Clopper Scholarship
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Dr. Steven Kim is an experienced board-certified endodontist in Reston, VA. Prior to his move to Northern Virginia, he had the privilege of working in some of the most exclusive and successful endodontic practices in New York.

Born in South Korea, Dr. Kim moved with his family to Illinois at a young age. Dr. Kim attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he graduated with a B.S. degree in molecular and cellular biology with a minor in chemistry. Following his undergraduate studies, Dr. Kim attended the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he received his D.M.D.

Immediately following dental school, Dr. Kim specialized in endodontics at Columbia University. During his residency, he was selected as the Chief Resident at the Columbia University Endodontics program as well as a council member of the Resident Expert Advisory Council in the Foundation for Endodontics.

Following graduation from the endodontic program, he achieved a Diplomate status from the American Board of Endodontics. Only 20% of all endodontists have this advanced certification, involving a three-part intensive examination. Dr. Kim was also appointed as a Clinical Instructor at Columbia University Endodontics program, where he oversaw the clinic operations and taught the future endodontists his in-depth knowledge of endodontics and microsurgery.

During his free time, Dr. Kim loves to explore various golf courses and drive some easy 500 yards (maybe a bit less). Other than golf, Dr. Kim also enjoys tennis, fitness, and snowboarding. He is happily married to his wife Hana and loves playing with their apricot maltipoo named Pizza!

To better serve our patients, Dr. Kim also speaks Korean and Spanish.

Proudly building trusted lifetime partnerships
with the local dental community

Your well-being is at the heart of everything we do

At Endodontic Excellence of Reston, we’re guided by our core values. Our team is dedicated to providing the highest quality of treatment and care for our patients.

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11800 Sunrise Valley Dr., Suite #250
Reston, VA 20191
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