Doctor Details

Melody Kim, OD

Director of Comprehensive Eye Care

Dr. Melody Kim grew up in Southern California and attended University of California, Los Angeles where she received her bachelor's degree in physiological science. She then went on to attain her doctorate degree in optometry at University of California, Berkeley.

Dr. Kim's optometric experience during her last year of school include San Francisco Kaiser, Miami and Fresno VA Centers, Alameda County Medical Center - externships with a heavy emphasis on primary eye care and ocular disease. From school vision screenings to examining veterans, she enjoys working with patients of all ages and is certified in the treatment and management of eye infections and diseases including glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy. She also has experience in contact lens fittings as well as pre- and post-operative care for cataract extraction and refractive surgery.

In her free time, Dr. Kim enjoys rooting for the Los Angeles Dodgers, teaching bible study to preschool children, and learning about different cultures. She is fluent in Korean and conversational in Spanish.