Professional Statement

Dr. Bill J. Kim is a highly qualified and experienced board certified plastic reconstructive Surgeon who is passionate and dedicated to the art of plastic surgery. He is devoted to helping his patients achieve their desired aesthetic results. With his detail oriented personality. Dr. Kim is a perfectionist when it is comes to his patients. He truly acknowledges the uniqueness of individuals and therefore each procedure should be tailored and adjusted to the individual. with his aesthetic sense.Dr. Kim can capture the perfect look that his patients' desire. These qualities are what make Dr. Kim one of the most sought after surgeons in the area. Dr. Kim obtained his medical degree in Nashville, Tennessee in 1994, With top honors. He then proceeded through a rigorous 5 year surgery residency program at Kaiser Permanent in Los Angeles, California.Dr. Kim then proceed to complete his board certification in field of general surgery. These years laid the foundation for his extensive and specialized training in plastic and reconstructive surgery, Which he completed at the Indiana University Medical Center in 2002. After completing his specialty training Dr. Kim received his second board certification in the specialty of plastic and reconstructive surgery.


19 years


Korean, English




Essence Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery5757 Wilshire BoulevardLos Angeles, CA 90036

Education & Affiliations

Education & Training

  • Fellowships

    Los Angeles Comm Hospital

    Usc Norris Cancer Hospital

  • Residency


    Kaiser Permanete

  • Graduate School

    Meharry Medical College

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery - General

Hospital Affiliations

  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center
  • Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center

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