Jean went to Kristin School on the north shore, Auckland and then graduated with Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the School of Dentistry, University of Otago. She then undertook 2 more years of postgraduate training at the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in Sydney and was awarded with the fellowship in general dentistry (FRACDS). It provided her with an opportunity to gain a broad experience in general dentistry, a maturity of clinical judgment and an ability to apply knowledge based on current literature. As well has having an ample amount of clinical experience, she participated in a number of international dental programs (including student exchange in USA & Canada) during her training/career and continues to attend many dental conferences both in NZ and overseas to keep up to date with the latest techniques and advances in dentistry. Jean had an opportunity to work in several different regions of Auckland (i.e. Takapuna, Red Beach, CBD, New Lynn and Albany) and strives to provide a quality care with a friendly and caring manner. Although Jean has a wide interest in all areas of dentistry, she has a special interest in preventive & restorative dentistry.

Jean is a member of New Zealand Dental Association, Auckland Dental Association, New Zealand Society for Anaesthesia & Sedation in Dentistry and a member of General Dental Council of UK. She speaks fluent English and Korean. She enjoys to communicate and educate her patients.

Her interests outside dentistry include piano, traveling, nature, animals, books, movies, foreign languages, art and music. She has associate diploma for piano recital from Trinity College of London (ATCL).