Dr. Kim began her career at Harvard University where she graduated with cum laude honors. She received her medical degree from the University of Arizona College of Medicine, where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society and graduated Valedictorian of her class. Dr. Kim then went on to complete a rigorous three-year residency in dermatology at one of the top dermatology programs in the country, the University of Miami, where she was honored to be selected as chief resident and received the George Ioannides Award given for Excellence in Resident Dermatologic Teaching. After this, she completed a highly coveted, year-long fellowship at the prestigious University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) in Mohs surgery, lasers and cosmetic surgery. At UCSF, she trained with many of the world’s most renowned dermatologists considered to be pioneers in the field of lasers and cosmetic dermatology.