Dr. David W. Kim in San Francisco is an internationally acclaimed Facial Plastic Surgeon who uses advanced techniques and procedures that are the safest and most successful.


Current Specials

PhotoFacial (SR/SRA)

This treatment safely and comfortably fades the appearance of skin imperfections caused by the sun while evening skintone.  Elos is the first and only technology that uses combined energies to effectively and gently restore and rejuvenate the appearance of skin.  Gradual and cumulative improvements in skin tone is typically achieved in 5 sessions.  There is minimal to NO downtime with this procedure and most patients return to normal activities immediately after.


One treatment – $400
Three treatments – $1000
Five treatments – $1500

Sublime Skin Tightening

Elos is the first and only technology that uses combined energies to stimulate collagen production and improve your overall skin quality.  Fine wrinkles are reduced, facial contours improved and overall skin quality reveals a much smoother and even complexion.  Patients see gradual and cumulative results throughout their series of treatments.  Sublime is a gentle, comfortable treatment requiring little or no downtime.


One treatment – $500
Five treatments – $2000

Sublative – Full face

The sublative treatment effectively treats mild to moderate wrinkles and textural irregularities.  This is truly the next generation of safe and effective rejuvenation technology.  Post treatment, new collagen and healthy skin cells are produced  and is effective for most skin types.  After treatment a pink or red sunburn appearance is common.  Typical treatment protocol is 3 treatments, 4-6 weeks apart.


One treatment – $800
Three treatments – $2000

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Why Dr. Kim Chose The Medical Field?

Dr. Kim's Philosophy On Beauty

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I Was Not Nervous

I Can Breathe Again

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Testimonial – Vanessa

Testimonial – Wanda

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Breathing Is Not Always Easy

Have You Seen It All?

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How Do You Keep Up With New Tech?

How Do You Treat Your Patients?

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How Much Downtime To Expect?

Many People Want Subtlety

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Millions Of People Can't Breathe

Most Drastic Example?

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People Should Be Treated Well

Reconciling Vision To Make People Happy

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Results Should Reflect Individual Desires

Talk About Philosophy On Beauty

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Talk About Your Personal Approach

The Asian Eye

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The Goal Is To Make Someone Happy

Transformation And Rejuvination

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What Do You Say To Someone Afraid Of Surgery?

Why Dr. Kim Got Into Surgery

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Dr. Kim's Professional Background

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Media Appearances

Thanks to his expertise, Dr. Kim has made numerous appearances on television, radio, in print publications and at professional conferences. He’s written and talked about topics ranging from mommy makeover to rhinoplasty to skin cancer removal. Please browse through Dr. Kim’s media coverage, which includes his groundbreaking “Study on Beauty.”