Dr. David Kahng, MD

Dr. David Kahng, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. David Kahng, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1999 and specializes in plastic surgery.Read his story

4220 W 3rd St Ste 102

Los Angeles, CA 90020

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Health Net of California
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Eyelid Surgery
more than 48% of peers
more than 32% of peers

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Dr. Kahng's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kahng "Dr. David Kahng is a highly trained, renowned plastic surgeon in Los Angeles who is Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Kahng brings a unique international perspective to his practice because he has lived in many countries like Italy, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Africa before coming to the United States. His distinctive experience has given him a unique perspective when treating his diverse patient population. His multi cultural experience has allowed him to develop trust, integrity, and excellent rapport with his diverse patient population. Dr. Kahng has dedicated his life to the field and art of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. He devotes his practice to both cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries. Not only does he provide the whole spectrum of aesthetic surgeries of the face and body, he also dedicates his time to reconstructive procedures like breast cancer reconstruction, burn reconstruction, body contouring after massive weight loss, and hand surgery. Dr. Kahng has served as a medical director for the Grossman Burn Center, Santa Ana from 2009-2012 treating minor burns to sever burn patients and managing the day to day operations of the burn center. Dr. Kahng believes in order to be a complete plastic surgeon, one must practice and understand the complete field of Plastic & Reconstructive surgery. Being Korean-American, Dr Kahng naturally has a keen eye for Asian aesthetic surgery. Dr. Kahng also has had extensive training with Korean board certified plastic surgeons in South Korea. Here in the United States has become known for his Asian plastic surgery in the Asian community. Dr. Kahng specializes in Asian Eyelid, Asian Rhinoplasty, and Asian Face lift surgery. Since Dr. Kahng is US trained and board certified, he is able to have a keen eye when treating non Asian patients in the greater Los Angeles area."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kahng "Provide care for patients requiring cosmetic and reconstructive surgery."

1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

3  Conditions Treated

  • Breast Diseases
  • Skin Aging
  • Wrinkles

28  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of California, Irvine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Umass Memorial Med Center University Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kahng has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kahng's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kahng to family and friends
21 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Kahng's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

He is the best doctor. I love my new boobs. It's so natural!!!!!!
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He is a very honest surgeon. I love my new boob. Thank you, Dr.Kahng!
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Dr. David Kahng is professional, knowledgeable and kind. Highly recommended!
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