Meet Our Doctors in Tacoma, WA

Dr. Alan Macks DMD

Dr. Alan Macks was born in Lorain, Ohio and moved to the Pacific Northwest in 1968. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Washington and graduated dental school from Oral Roberts University in 1982.

Dr. Macks has practiced dentistry in Tacoma, Washington for 30+ years.

Dr. Macks prides himself on making patients feel comfortable during treatment and making the dentist a place you like to visit.

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Dr. Tiffany Lamberton

Dr. Tiffany Lamberton is originally from Brewster, Washington. She received a Bachelor’s Degree in life sciences and a Master’s Degree in physical therapy from Loma Linda University. After practicing as a Physical Therapist for seven years, she decided to go back to school to become a dentist. She graduated from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry. Upon graduation, she was part of the exclusive eight percent nationwide to be inducted into the prestigious Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the National Dental Honor Society. She also received the R.L. Fowkes and L.J. Fogel award for excellence in Oral Pathology and the California Dental Association award for Student Leadership. Since graduation, she has taken many continuing education courses with a focus on Invisalign, Sleep Apnea, Botox and on treating Temporomandibular Disorders including the Piper Institute.

Dr. Lamberton lives in Tacoma with her husband Greg and their two young boys. She enjoys snowboarding, running, and Pilates.

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Dr. Katherine Timlin

Dr. Timlin developed a passion for dentistry in 2003 when she began volunteering and then working as a dental assistant in her hometown of Chicago. She has always had a passion for service and outreach in her community. In dental school she was recognized for developing dental days at local programs for at risk youth and gave time to mentor prospective dental students. In school and following graduation she has served and co-organized at Give Kids A Smile and Mission of Mercy events. Upon graduation, she mentored dental students at University of Texas-San Antonio, and regularly volunteered at a local free clinic in Texas and Everett. Her favorite part of dentistry is developing relationships with her patients and working with her office team to provide world-class dental care to her community. 

Dr. Katherine Timlin studied in New York City and Phoenix. She completed dental school at Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine. Dr. Timlin has spent the last six years in family practice and emergency dentistry in Washington and Texas while pursing hundreds of hours of additional continuing education in sedation, invisalign, wisdom teeth removal, root canal treatments, and night guards in order to better serve her patients. She is excited to join the team at Alan Macks DDS and Associates. 

When she is not practicing dentistry, Dr. Timlin also enjoys volunteering in the running community, spending time outdoors, hiking, rock climbing and cooking. 

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Dr. Will Chung DDS

Dr. Will Eunku Chung earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the prestigious Seoul National University College of Dentistry. After a few years of working as a general practitioner, he decided to focus on the subject of his interest: Restorative, Implant and Prosthetic Dentistry.

He came to Seattle and completed his specialty certificate in prosthodontics and a Master of Science in Dentistry at the University of Washington Graduate Prosthodontics Program. During more than three years of his specialty training, he was trained for dental implants both surgically and prosthetically. He led a team of specialists/professors including an orthodontist, periodontist and oral surgeon to treat patients with congenital deformities, such as ectodermal dysplasia or incontinentia pigmenti.

Currently, he serves as an affiliate assistant professor of the University of Washington Graduate Prosthodontic Program.

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Monday: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Tuesday: 7:00am – 4:00pm
Wednesday: 7:00am – 4:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed


5319 Tacoma Mall Blvd
Tacoma, Washington 98409

(253) 476-1030