Kim graduated from the University of Waterloo, School of Optometry, in 1992. She immediately joined the New Hamburg practice as an associate, and purchased the clinic in 1994, just days after the birth of her first child. Kim is a member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists and the Ontario Association of Optometrists. She is also an Affiliate Doctor of the TLC Laser Clinic. Kim has served for many years as part time clinical faculty of the University of Waterloo, School of Optometry, as a supervisor of 4th year interns. She holds a certificate in Advanced Ocular Disease and Therapeutics. Her interests include contact lenses, laser vision correction, and dry eye therapy.