Dr. Eugene Kim is a double board certified plastic surgeon providing state of the art aesthetic and reconstructive procedures to patients in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, Santa Monica, West Hollywood, CA, and surrounding communities. One of the key surgeries that Dr. Kim performs is abdominoplasty, which is commonly known as the tummy tuck.
Tummy tuck is a major procedure, and Dr. Kim has the necessary training and experience for it. A new patient should learn about the background of the cosmetic surgeon and make the most appropriate decision according to their needs. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) recommends that patients should choose the best surgeon for their aesthetic needs.
Dr. Eugene Kim graduated with honors from Dartmouth College. He completed his M.D. at the New Jersey Medical School and trained for six years in general surgery at the University Hospital in New Jersey. During his residency, he earned a number of recognitions for his leadership and teaching skills. He was also inducted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society.
He began his career as a plastic surgeon at the University of California, Irvine. He trained with several top cosmetic and reconstructive surgeons who are recognized as leaders in the field of breast surgery, facial plastic surgery, and rhinoplasty. At present, Dr. Kim serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor in Plastic Surgery at the University of California, Irvine. He is an active participant in resident education at the university.
Affiliations and Awards
Dr. Eugene Kim is board certified by both the American Board of Plastic Surgery as well as the American Board of Surgery. He is a Candidate Member of the American College of Surgeons, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Medical Association. He has received the following eminent awards and honors:
- Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society
- General Surgery Chairman’s Award for Leadership
- Arnold P. Gold Foundation, Resident Award for Teaching and Humanism in Medicine
- Golden Apple Award, Resident Award for Teaching in Medicine
- Dean’s Letter of Commendation, UMD- New Jersey Medical School
- Cum Laude, Dartmouth College
- Citation in Physics, Dartmouth College
Dedication and Expertise
Patients in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, Santa Monica, West Hollywood, CA, and nearby areas have an opportunity to receive high quality care under the direct supervision of Dr. Kim. As a cosmetic surgeon, he is completely dedicated to providing the highest level of care to his patients. He is very accessible and communicative, and listens to his patients to understand their unique aesthetic needs and aspirations. He ensures that the tummy tuck surgery or another procedure is customized to match with the patient’s needs as closely as possible.
Dr. Kim employs advanced technologies and proven surgical techniques to provide patients with natural looking outcomes in a safe and conservative manner. At the time of initial consultation, he will educate the patient about various treatment approaches available, and help them make the most appropriate choices. He encourages patients to ask questions and addresses all their concerns and doubts in an adequate manner.
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