Christopher Hyunjoon Kim, M.D., M.P.H.
- Staff Physician and Post-Doctorate Fellow, Pediatrics
2521 Stockton Blvd., Suite 3200
Sacramento, CA 95817
Sacramento Native American Health Center
2020 J St.
Sacramento, CA 95811
Additional Phone Numbers
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)
Philosophy of Care
There is no greater privilege than being entrusted to care for the health needs of your children. I believe that promoting children's health should take place beyond the walls of the doctor's office, and is a collaborative effort between physician, child, parents, caregivers, and the community. I strive to provide children and families with comprehensive and compassionate care that is evidence-based.
Dr. Kim is a general pediatrician who sees patients of all ages. His primary focus is preventive health and population health promotion through well child visits. He manages a wide variety of conditions including asthma, allergies, eczema, acne, and ADHD.
He also performs sports participation physicals. Dr. Kim follows the CDC recommended immunization schedule.
Dr. Kim's research interests are in the health consequences of school absenteeism, and is investigating novel strategies to prevent school absenteeism due to chronic illness.
M.D., Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta GA 2013
M.P.H., Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University, Atlanta GA 2013
B.A., Amherst College, Amherst MA 2006
Pediatrics, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2013-2014
Pediatrics, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2014-2016
Quality, Safety, Comparative Effectiveness Research Training in Primary Care, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2017
American Board of Pediatrics, 2016
CA Medical Board, License, 2013
American Academy of Pediatrics
Honors and Awards
Chief Resident, Pediatrics, 2016
Glenn and Jessika Crawford MD Scholarship, 2010
Sigma Xi Scientific Research Honor Society Inductee, 2006
Select Recent Publications
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