Dr. Christine Choi Kim
I am a board- certified and fellowship- trained medical and cosmetic dermatologist in Los Angeles, California. My passion is to educate and inspire my patients to care for their skin while using the safest, most effective treatments available. It is my pleasure to partner with you on your journey towards achieving skin health and well- being.
About Dr. Kim
Dr. Kim attended the seven-year accelerated B.A.-M.D. program at Boston University where she graduated Magna Cum Laude and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Recognizing the changing landscape of medicine, Dr. Kim broadened her education by earning an M.B.A. with a concentration in healthcare management. She received her dermatologic training at Weill Cornell Medical Center-New York Presbyterian Hospital, serving as chief resident in her final year. Dr. Kim then returned to the Boston area to complete her fellowship in Laser and Cosmetic Surgery at SkinCare Physicians of Chestnut Hill under the guidance of world-renowned leaders in the field.
Dr. Kim has authored numerous publications and lectured nationally on topics such as dermal fillers, Botox® injections, laser hair removal, acne treatment in women, and cosmeceuticals. She is a guest lecturer at Loyola Marymount University and teaches UCLA dermatology residents at the West Los Angeles VA Hospital. Dr. Kim has served as the dermatologist for the naturally- inspired global beauty brand The Body Shop and is also a frequent contributing skin expert for online, news, and print media.
In 2016, Dr. Kim was awarded the prestigious AAD Presidential Citation for her role in the SPOTme® pilot program offering free skin cancer screenings at Target stores throughout the country. She co-hosted the Skin Cancer Take a Hike! Fundraiser in Los Angeles in 2017. Dr. Kim is a member of various professional organizations, including the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Women’s Dermatologic Society, and American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.
In 2018, Dr. Kim joined the office of Dr. Heather J. Roberts, and together they strive to offer their patients the highest quality dermatologic care. Dr. Kim resides in Los Angeles, California with her husband and their three children.
Office- Based and Virtual Teledermatology Visits
Since 2007, I have been dedicated to treating my patients as I would my family, with both expertise and a gentle touch. My goal is to make my patients look and feel cared for, healthy, refreshed, and restored.
Neuromodulators (Botox®/ Jeuveau®)
Dermal Fillers (Juvederm®/ Restylane®)
Laser Hair Removal
Hair Growth Laser