Dr. Kim was born and raised in the Chicago area. After surgical residency in Chicago he moved to New York to train at Montefiore medical center. He then moved to the Los Angeles area and joined a group in Beverly Hills where he honed his skills as a cosmetic plastic surgeon. He recently opened his own private practice located in Beverly Hills.He is dedicated to attaining the best results possible while maintaining a philosophy of safety first. He is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. This is the only plastic surgery board recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties. Dr. David Kim only works out of Beverly Hills and is located on Bedford Drive.Dr. Kim is also one of the authors of Skin Deep Magazine.