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NewBeauty Fall/Winter 2015 Features Dr. Ahn

S0DEFAULT_01Dr. Ahn is featured in the current Fall/Winter 2015 issue of NewBeauty Magazine as one of the nation’s top dental expert. NewBeauty is the ultimate resource redefining the beauty space with its trend-driven approach—education powered with innovation. Filled with NewBeauty editors’ trusted voices, the magazine provides the most shareable, breaking beauty trends, original reporting and product must-haves. Launched in 2005 as a groundbreaking alternative to any women’s magazine on the market, NewBeauty’s debut issue carried over 500 local and national advertising pages. Over the past decade, the quarterly  Continue reading

Pacifiers and Sippy Cups Cause Dental Injuries


Dental injuries are not something we think about when it comes to infants. According to a recent online article mouth injuries in infants are very common. Researchers have discovered that children who are learning to walk are at increased risk of dental injury from baby bottles, sippy cups and pacifiers. In an unprecedented move, they closely reviewed nationwide statistical data from the last 20 years and discovered that, on average, 2,270 injuries related to these products are treated in U.S. emergency rooms Continue reading

A Night to Remember


The Image Center is Orange County’s premier plastic surgery center, dental office, and wellness center located in one state-of-the-art location. They recently celebrated 10 years of beauty in Huntington Beach with their patients, friends, family, and colleagues. Medical Directors, Dr. Peter Newen and Katherine Ahn, have devoted their time and energy to making our community a more beautiful place. Dr. Katherine Ahn recently brought her vision to life and started the non-profit organization, OC Cares, which promotes Continue reading

Dr. Katherine Ahn Featured in Laguna Beach Independent

dr ahnDid you know that approximately 35% of Orange County kindergartners have untreated tooth decay? For many parents, there is a natural tendency to focus on the necessity of immunization and preventive health measures for their children. These are all extremely important, of course. But often overlooked in their children’s formative years is how critically essential early and regular dental care is to long-term dental health, childhood development, and overall health.Hold on a minute, you may be thinking: Continue reading

Impression Dental Care Supports Mrs. Globe Pageant

mrsglobeThe Image Center’s own Impression Dental Care was happy to Sponsor two delegates for the 2012 Mrs. Globe Pageant. Impression Dental Care’s Dr. Katherine Ahn has been a passionate supporter for the W.I.N. Foundation and welcomed the invitation to also be a judge for the event which is held annually. Mrs. Globe is the largest international pageant for Misses in the world. Mrs. Globe is both a celebration of beauty and culture, as well as the largest charitable event for the WIN Foundation, a non-profit outreach that Continue reading

Dr. Katherine Ahn Honored as a Top Dentist by Orange Coast Magazine

ahn_topdentist_2We are pleased to announce that Dr. Katherine Ahn of Impression Dental Care, Huntington Beach, has been selected by her peers as one of Orange County’s Top Dentists for 2009. This significant achievement places Dr. Ahn among the top 10% of all practicing dentists in Orange County.

The September 2009 issue of Orange Coast Magazine highlights dentists and dental specialists chosen through an exhaustive peer review survey conducted by topDentists, USA, Inc., and independent research company.


CBS News Features Dr. Katherine Ahn – Million Dollar Smile

smile3Dr. Katherine Ahn of Impression Dental Care at The Image Center was featured on CBS with a story on the use of Zirconia in dentistry, an advanced dental material that is giving dentists the option of restoring patients’ smile “metal free”. Traditional metal based restorations tend to look flat, opaque or grayish since light cannot pass through the metal. Some metal based restorations can cause allergic responses or tissue inflammatory responses. Recent technological advances in cosmetic dentistry Continue reading

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