Sun Kim, MD MS, is a board-certified endocrinologist who specializes in the treatment of type 2 diabetes, polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), and obesity. She is particularly devoted to helping individuals change their lifestyles and achieve sustained improvements in their health.
Dr. Kim also works closely with the reproductive endocrinology group to help women improve their health, lose weight, and maximize their chances for a successful pregnancy.
Dr. Kim also conducts research to better understand risk factors for diabetes and to develop better treatments for diabetes.
- Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
- Diabetes and Metabolism
- Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Associate Professor - Med Center Line, Medicine - Endocrinology, Gerontology, & Metabolism
Member, Stanford Diabetes Research Center (2017 - Present)
Honors & Awards
Career Development Award, NIH/NIMH (2007)
Board Certification: Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine (2020)
Medical Education: UC San Diego Office of the Registrar (1998) CA
Fellowship: Stanford University Medical Center (2007) CA
Residency: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (2001) TX
M.S., Stanford University, Epidemiology (2007)
M.D., U.C. San Diego, Medicine (1998)
B.A., Stanford University, Psychology (1993)