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Helen Kim, OD

Dr. Helen Kim attended the University of Washington where she graduated with a Major in Cell and Molecular Biology and a Minor in Medical History and Ethics. She received her Doctorate in Optometry with Honors from the University of California, Berkeley School of Optometry. At Berkeley Optometry, Dr. Kim served as her Class President and Trustee of the American Optometric Student Association. After graduating, she worked at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs in Tacoma, Washington where she served veterans in our armed forces and managed diverse medical care. Before joining Roosevelt Vision, she also worked at Broadway Vision Source in Seattle's Capitol Hill and The Eye Studio in Portland's Pearl District.

Dr. Kim has been an active member of the American Optometric Association (AOA) and Optometric Physicians of Washington (OPW) where she served as Membership Chair. She has also provided eye care to people in need in Mexico and Honduras through Volunteers of Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH International).

In 2018, Dr. Kim moved back to Seattle with her family. She lives in Wallingford with her husband, son, and playful labradoodle. They enjoy traveling abroad to learn about other cultures and experience new adventures.