Meet The Team

Dr. James D. Lim, DDS

Cosmetic Dentist & Dental Implants Specialist

Dr. James “DJ” Lim, DDS is a well-educated and highly experienced dentist practicing out of Torrance Smile Dentistry. Dr. Lim specializes in cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, restorative care, oral surgery, and orthodontic dentistry. Patients in and around South Bay and Torrance can visit Dr. Lim for all their dental needs. He is part of the DaVinci dental team which is featured on Extreme Makeover.

Dr. Lim graduated with a degree in Psychobiology from UCLA and earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery from USC. He is a current member of the ADA, AACD, ICOI and more. Dr. Lim has been in practice for over 20 years, and is always up to date with the newest technology and equipment. He communicates with his patients on a professional and personal level to give the best care available. Dr. Lim stays up-to-date with his education by regularly attending dental conventions and classes on various dental topics. This continued learning and application of new skills has made him very diversified in every dental field. Whether you want a small fix or a full mouth reconstruction, Dr. Lim will give you the best results possible.

Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care.  As a dental professional, I stay up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry in order to provide the most current treatment options for my patients.  As a doctor, I recognize that my patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in myself and my team. That is just one of many reasons why I value each and every patient relationship.

We appreciate the time you’ve taken to visit our website and find out more about our dental practice, our dental team, and the many services we can provide to help you achieve optimum oral health.

Our Staff


At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health.  We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs.  As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication.  Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.

As your dental health professionals, we want you to be confident knowing that we are a team of highly trained and skilled clinicians. We pride ourselves in providing the care you need to keep your smile healthy.

To give you the best possible service and results, we are committed to continual education and learning. We attend dental lectures, meetings, and dental conventions to stay informed of new techniques, the latest products, and the newest equipment that a modern dental office can utilize to provide state-of-the-art dental care. Also, being members of various professional dental associations helps us to stay abreast of the changes and recommendations for our profession.

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