Dr. Kim is an optometrist in Des Plaines providing complete eye care services for the surrounding communities.
As a licensed optometrist, Dr. Kim provides exams, diagnoses, and treatments of all disorders that affect the eye or vision. In addition to training in eye diseases and disorders, Dr. Kim is also trained in anatomy, biochemistry, and physiology. With this background, Dr. Kim is trained to recognize a range of health issues; such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetes and hypertension. Dr. Kim works hard to stay current on the latest advances in eye health and vision care and regularly attends continuing education seminars and advanced training courses. It is because of Dr. Kim's dedication to continuing education that our Des Plaines patients receive the most modern and progressive vision care available.
Dr. Kim has 20 yearsexperience in the optical profession as both an optometrist and anoptician. She earned her Doctor Optometry Degree from the Illinois Collegeof Optometry in Chicago. She finished her high school in Orange County,California and received her Bachelor in Biology from University ofCalifornia, Irvine. She loves the challenge of children with learningdifficulties, attentions problems and specialty contact lens fitting,including asigmatism correction. Assisting patients makes her day excitingand fulfilling. She loves cooking for her four boys. She has specialinterest in healthy food and healing herbs.