Dr. David W. Kim is an internationally acclaimed facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon who specializes in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the nose, face, and neck. He is a leader in the field, having served a Chief of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at UCSF from 2003-2009 and currently serves as one of the board of directors for the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery as the Western United States Director. He is a highly sought out speaker, particularly in the area of rhinoplasty. He has directed meetings or served as guest speakers in facial plastic surgery and rhinoplasty meetings throughout the world. He has published over 50 scientific articles and presented over 100 national or international presentations based on his expertise. His practice is located on the stunningly beautiful north waterfront of San Francisco. His busy surgical practice is complemented by state of the art minimally invasive in-office aesthetic services such as injectable fillers, botox, laser resurfacing, photo facials, and skin care. His aesthetic values emphasize natural beauty and vitality and patient consultations in his office are customized, interactive, and educationally structure. His expert service, outstanding results, and commitment to his patients have led to a world class reputation. He consistently receiving the highest reviews on the various consumer review sites and he receives a high volume of referrals from other plastic surgeons and dermatologists in the area.


Medical School: University of California, San Diego
Undergraduate:Stanford University
Fellowship:University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency:University of California, San Diego
Internship:University of California, San Diego