Moon Jung Kim, LAc, PhD, an Acupuncturist with Irvine AcuHealing Center

Get to know Acupuncturist Dr. Moon Jung Kim, who practices in Irvine, California.

Being a licensed acupuncturist, Dr. Kim is the owner and operator of the Irvine AcuHealing Center in Irvine, California. She uses acupuncture as a safe and effective natural therapy to heal illness, prevent disease, and improve well-being. She aims to help her patients with any health issues that they may have, as well as offers health prevention programs such as weight management and detoxification. 

Dedicated to patient health and well-being, and unwaveringly adhere to the highest standards of professional conduct and ethics, it is Dr. Kim’s mission to help her patients improve their overall quality of life by providing high-quality Oriental medicine. She is committed to maintaining a high level of competence in order to provide exceptional patient care in a pleasing and comfortable environment. 

Patients have excellent things to say about her and her practice, one stating “I have been seeing Dr. Kim for about 3 months now and I am very satisfied with the results. I was so impressed with the time she took to know all of my health concerns. She is very diligent in her methods, kind, caring, and very knowledgeable. I have had great results with lowering my blood pressure and drastically reducing the numbness and tingling in my feet. I did see another acupuncturist for a while with no results so choosing the right person is critical. I highly recommend you call Dr. Kim.”

As for her academic career, Dr. Kim holds a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree from Yonsei University in Seoul, Korea. Upon relocating to the United States, she went on to obtain her Master of Science in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (MSAOM) from South Baylo University in Anaheim, California. Wanting to further her education, she earned her Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in Oriental Medicine from American Liberty University in Newport Beach, California before embarking on her professional journey. 

Licensed to practice acupuncture by the California Acupuncture Board, the doctor is certified by the Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (CCAOM) in Clean Needle Technique. She is also a member of the American Acupuncture Council and a licensed esthetician by the state of California. 

Acupuncture is a form of alternative medicine and a key component of Traditional Oriental Medicine in which thin needles are inserted into the body and in some cases, electro-stimulation is applied to gently stimulate and exercise weakened muscles. The practice is also used to maintain general health. Acupuncturists treat a variety of physical and psychological issues like internal medicine hypertension or anxiety. 

Learn More about Dr. Moon Jung Kim:

Through her findatopdoc profile, or through Irvine AcuHealing Center,


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