Dr. Kim is a board-certified plastic surgeon who strives to achieve the highest standards of patient care, respect patient concerns and goals, and of course, achieve elegant results for her patients using the latest surgical techniques. She is interested in the patient as a whole and in understanding their needs. She will sit down with you and discuss the options available, the best approach to achieving your goals. As a woman and as a surgeon, she believes that plastic surgery requires fine surgical skill as well as artistic appreciation of form and function. She is well known for understanding women's needs and ideals as well as her gentler touch and approach to plastic surgery for all her patients.

Dr. Kim did her undergraduate work at the prestigious MIT in Cambridge with a Bachelor of Science degree in Molecular Biology and earned her MD from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston.  Then she went on to train in general surgery at the State University of New York Health Sciences Center Downstate and then to the National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Insitute in Bethesda, Maryland where she dedicated herself to surgical cancer research and patented a genetic molecule to fight cancer. She then completed her plastic surgery fellowship at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. 

Being educated in top schools and trained in rigorous residencies in the Northeast have prepared Dr. Kim to become a highly skilled and versatile plastic surgeon. She is an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS) and was on the Education Committee of the ASPS - writing examination questions to test plastic surgeons for the National Board of Medical Examiners. She is also a member of theSoutheastern Society of Plastic Surgery, the Louisiana State Medical Society, theShreveport Medical Society, the Instructional Course Committee, the VisitingProfessors Committee of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and theAssociation for Academic Surgery.

Besides her love for plastic surgery, she enjoys spending time with her beautiful children.