Reflections of a Board Examiner

About 6 years ago I made a promise to myself that I would try to engage only in activities, personal or professional, which I thought were enjoyable, meaningful, or both.  At that time in my life I found myself stretched thin professionally and academically and I was reassessing what was important to me.  This shift […]

Pre & Post Rhinoplasty

At your initial rhinoplasty consultation, Dr. David W. Kim will carefully assess your anatomy, prior medical history and individual goals while customizing the nose to compliment you as an individual. He will determine the most appropriate methods for the procedure while incorporating your wishes within the structural plan. Dr. David W. Kim’s goal is to […]

Rhinoplasty Alar Base Reduction: A Tale of Two Patients

One day a few weeks ago, I performed 2 rhinoplasties back to back on two very different patients.  One was an Asian woman in her late 60’s and the other a young Latino man in his early 20’s.  As you can imagine, their noses were quite different from one another, but they did share a […]