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Esther Kim, MD

  • Family Medicine
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Contact

Scripps Clinic Rancho Bernardo
15004 Innovation Drive
San Diego, CA 92128
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Phone Number
858-605-7912

Expertise

  • Family Medicine

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

Biography

Family medicine physician Esther Kim, MD, provides comprehensive primary care services, focusing on preventive medicine. Dr. Kim has expertise in women’s health, adolescent medicine and minor gynecological procedures, including biopsies.


In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Kim has volunteered at several health clinics in California and Mexico and developed a health education website for patients. She is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the Performing Arts Medicine Association and Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG) and is also licensed to conduct the physical exam for the commercial driver’s license.


Dr. Kim was a dean’s list student at the University of California, Berkeley, where she received an undergraduate degree in biochemistry and molecular biology before attending medical school. She has also been recognized as a Top Doctor by San Diego County Medical Society and San Diego Magazine. 

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine, 2001

Medical Education

  • University of California, Davis, 1998

Internships

  • Sharp HealthCare Family Practice Residency Program, Family Medicine, 1999

Residencies

  • Sharp HealthCare Family Practice Residency Program, Family Medicine, 2001

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