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Susan Kim

Board-Certified Dermatologist

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About Susan Kim, MD, Board-Certified Dermatologist

Dr. Susan Kim completed her undergraduate education in 1989 with a Biochemistry degree from Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts. After graduating with high honors, she attended the University of Washington School of Medicine and subsequently completed her residency at the UW School of Medicine in 1999. Following her residency, Dr. Kim started in private practice opening Lake Washington Dermatology. In 2014, Dr. Kim expanded the practice hiring two additional dermatologists to support her growing patient needs. Dr. Kim is married with two children, and in her spare time enjoys family, friends, exercise, classical music and opera. Dr. Kim especially loves her feisty, 90+ year-old patients, since they seem to have learned the secret to a good life.

Board Certifications

American Board of Dermatology: Dermatology

Medical Education

University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA   1991-1995

Honors and Associations

Chief Resident, University of Washington Division of Dermatology

Chair, Phynet Dermatology Medical Advisory Board

Seattle Met Best Doctors 2015 – 2023


Internship: Internal Medicine

University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA


Residency: Dermatology,

University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA


Professional Memberships/Afflictions

American Academy of Dermatology