Meet The Doctor

Dr. You Joo Esther Kim O.M.D, Ph.D., L.Ac, RN

Dr. You Joo Esther Kim has been practicing medicine for 30 years. She began pursuing a medical career by studying at Catholic Medical College in South Korea. Even after graduating college she continued her studies in Oriental Medicine.  After moving to the United States, she became a Registered Nurse (RN) in the state of New York. As a registered nurse Dr. Kim continued her studies in Oriental Medicine at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine.  In 2000, Dr. Kim moved to California to continue her studies in Oriental Medicine at the prominent South Baylo University and American Liberty University. Dr. Kim graduated in 2005 with a Ph.D. in Oriental Medicine from American Liberty University.

With degrees and experience in both Western and Eastern medicine, Dr. Kim is well-qualified as a doctor and professional.  Dr. Kim utilizes her knowledge and skills to make sure each patient is given the proper care to recovery.

Dr. Kim holds various accredited degrees and licenses as listed below:

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Oriental Medicine
  • Licensed Acupuncturist
  • Licensed Herbalist
  • National Diplomat in Acupuncture
  • National Diplomat in Oriental Medicine
  • 2003 Best Clinic Award 
  • 2005 Academic Achievement Award Best Dissertation


Office Hours

Temporary Schedule Starting on August 25th, 2020




9:30 am-1:30 pm


1:30pm - 5:30pm


9:30am - 1:30pm


1:30 pm-5:30 pm


By appointment only




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