Yong Kim, M.D.
Dr. Kim is a board-certified comprehensive ophthalmologist who was the
first ophthalmologist to practice in Koreatown in Los Angeles.
He received his medical education at Seoul National University and
Wayne State Medical School in Michigan. He was one of the first Korean doctors to graduate from an American medical school. He completed his residency in ophthalmology at Wayne State Kresge Eye Institute.
Dr. Kim served as assistant professor of ophthalmology at Loma Linda University College of Medicine, and as the department chair at Asan Medical Center and Ulsan Medical College in Seoul, South Korea.
Dr. Kim is a life member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology,
as well as diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology.
Steven Khwarg, M.D.
Dr. Khwarg is a board-certified comprehensive ophthalmologist and a fellowship trained retina specialist. He received his medical education at Northwestern University’s Honors Medical Program in Chicago, Illinois.
He then completed his ophthalmology residency training as well as
medical and surgical vitreoretinal fellowship training at the Jules Stein
Eye Institute/UCLA Medical Center, where he has served as an
Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology. A recipient of many prestigious awards and honors in ophthalmology,
Dr. Khwarg is a Life Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology,
a diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology, and a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Society, as well as of the American Society of Retina Specialists.
Edward Lee, M.D.
Dr. Lee is a board-certified comprehensive ophthalmologist and fellowship-trained ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgeon. He specializes in comprehensive ophthalmic surgery, as well as cosmetic and functional eyelid procedures, orbital and tear duct surgery. Dr. Lee completed his medical school at Northwestern University and his residency in ophthalmology at the University of Chicago. He completed a two-year fellowship in oculoplastic surgery at the University of Minnesota and Mayo Clinic. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (ASOPRS), an organization comprised of the highest trained eye plastic surgeons.
He is also a diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology
Michael Choi, M.D.
Dr. Choi is a board-certified comprehensive ophthalmologist and fellowship-trained cornea and refractive surgery specialist. Dr. Choi completed his medical education at the Northwestern University Honors Medical Program in Chicago, IL. He completed his surgical residency at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He then pursued further subspecialty training in cornea, external disease, and refractive surgery in New York City. Dr. Choi has published numerous papers in the top medical journals in ophthalmology and authored book chapters for the definitive textbooks in corneal disease. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. He is also a diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology.