Dr. Stephanie Kim is an experienced podiatrist with a special sense of compassion for each one of her patients. For her, her job isn't just a career but a passion. She attended the University of Washington where she received her Bachelor of Science and then moved on to earn her Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine from Temple University. She completed residency and training in respectable Rubin Institute and Maryland Healthcare system. She also completed podiatry aesthetic training in NY and dermatopathology fellowship in Georgia.
Dr. Kim is a podiatrist known for deep commitment cutting edge treatments and knowledge of all things related to the foot and ankle. She is also well-known among patients for her excellent bedside manner, compassion and understanding towards everyone who walks into her practice, The Ankle Center of Kirkland and Issaquah.
Dr. Kim is an active staff member at Overlake Hospital in Bellevue, Swedish Medical Center in Seattle and Issaquah, and has practiced as a consulting physician at the VA Medical Center in Seattle. With a specialization in reconstructive surgery, Dr. Kim makes sure she constantly stays up-to-date with the latest techniques in her field. Because she lives an active lifestyle herself, an avid runner and cycler, she has a keen awareness of certain injuries caused by rigorous activity and can diagnose problems with ease. Dr. Kim is an expert in understanding problems related to these types of exercises, and she has become known as a trusted partner in setting goals and treatments that aid in the recovery and full-use of the foot and ankle.
Dr. Kim is also a certified pedorthist, trained to modify footwear and provide supportive devices for her patients. She is particularly interested in pediatric foot problems, sports medicine, and aesthetic foot care. Her education and constant research make her a number one choice in her field, but it's her dedication to offering high quality services and modern, effective treatments along with her love for the job that make her a trusted source for podiatry.
Dr. Stephanie Kim was named to Seattle Magazine's Top Doctors 2018, 2017, 2016, and 2015. Click here to read the article.