Dr. Shim graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine. He received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree in 2015 and is a Masters in Science candidate for 2016. Dr. Shim is a member of the American Dental Association and is a fellow of Pierre Fauchard Academy. When he is not in the dental office, Dr. Shim enjoys playing the cello, tennis, swimming, and bowling.
Dr. Rachel Koshy graduated from Sri Ramakrishna Dental College, India in 2007. She received her General Practice Residency in 2009 from Government Medical College, Coimbatore, India. Dr. Koshy then went to dental school at Howard University College of Dentistry in Washington D.C., and graduated in 2016. She is a member of the Greater Cleveland Dental Society and the American Dental Association. Dr. Koshy was inspired to become a dentist because dentistry provides her a platform where her passions for art, medicine, and humanity could come together. In her free time, she enjoys cooking and reading.
Dr. Caloca was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico and moved to Brecksville, Ohio 8 years ago. Her passion towards dentistry started really early since she graduated as an expanded functions dental assistant in 1986 and work as an EFDA for several years before following her dream to become a dentist. She graduated from Puerto Rico school of dentistry class of 1998, followed by a general practice residency in 1999. She worked for the private sector as well as hospital settings and is very excited to have joined Hudec Dental where she will continue bringing the same level of care that she is used to, to the Cleveland community. In her free time, Dr. Caloca likes to spend time with her husband and children.
Dr. Feldman received his Odontologist dental degree (DDS equivalent) from Central University of Venezuela (UCV) in 1995 and his Post-Graduate Certificate in Endodontics (root canal therapy) from Carlos J. Bello Hospital (CJBH) in 1997. Dr. Feldman specialized in Endodontics at his private practice in Venezuela. During those years, he practiced at the Miss Venezuela Organization affiliated dental office among other prestigious practices in Caracas. Dr. Feldman worked 2 years as a clinical instructor in the Undergraduate Program of the Department of Endodontics at UCV and 5 years as a professor of Endodontics in the Post-Graduate Program of the CJBH. He also taught in the Department of Endodontology at Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry where he earned his DMD certificate in 2006. Dr. Feldman joined Hudec Dental with 19 years of clinical experience.
Dr. Duchon was born in Cleveland and has lived most of his life in the northern Ohio area. He is dedicated to the community and found it to be an ideal area to raise a family. During his undergraduate studies at The Ohio State University, he served in the Ohio National Guard receiving an Honorable Discharge in 1972. He received his dental degree in 1974 from Case Western Reserve University. He continued his training there and earned a masters degree and a certificate of training in Orthodontics. He also served as a clinical instructor at Case Western Reserve and as a guest lecturer at Loyola University in Chicago for many years. When he is not in the dental office, he enjoys spending time with his three children and two grandchildren. He also enjoys bicycling and participated in a number of charity rides of significant distance.