Melody  Kim, OD

Specialties

  • Medical Optometrist

Office Locations

Acuity Eye Group & Retina Institute - Arcadia
301 W Huntington Dr
Suite 107
Arcadia, CA 91007
800.898.2020

Acuity Eye Group & Retina Institute - Lincoln Heights
2400 North Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90031
800.898.2020

Acuity Eye Group & Retina Institute - Pasadena
100 E California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91105
800.898.2020

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.

Education

  • Bachelor of Science: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Doctor of Optometry: University of California, Berkeley 

Personal Hobbies

  • Teaching bible study to preschool children
  • Learning about different cultures
  • Rooting for the Los Angeles Dodgers

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Korean