About Dr. Thomas Shinmoto
Longevity is a sure sign of quality. Many patients have been coming to see him for more than 15 years. These patients include Japanese business executives who make appointments for checkups while in the U.S. Dr. Tom Shinmoto speaks fluent Japanese and some Spanish.
Born in the United States and raised in Japan, he is the first in his family to attend college. Tom obtained both his undergraduate and dental degrees from the University of Southern California.
Tom is a Vietnam Veteran who served in the US Navy as a dentist. He married his long-time sweetheart, Liddy. He set up his current office in the Bunker Hill towers in 1980. He is a member of the American Dental Association.
Tom also holds a 4th degree black belt in karate. He spends his spare time watching sports and playing with his grandchildren. He attends Sunday services at Mariners church.