Dr. Kung enjoys providing his patients with efficient, effective medical care. Board certified in internal medicine, he has been in private practice since 1990. Dr. Kung was born in Seoul, Korea and he moved to the United States with his family at the age of 13. In addition to English, he is fluent in Chinese and Korean.
After earning his bachelor of science from the University of California, Los Angeles, Dr. Kung completed his medical degree at University of Southern California, where he graduated with honors. This was followed by an internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of California, San Diego.
Dr. Kung chose medicine because of his desire to help people. He derives great satisfaction from seeing his patients overcome illness and injury. Because both his father and brother suffer from diabetes and high blood pressure, Dr. Kung has a special interest in making his patients aware of these common diseases and helping them prevent and treat them.
Dr Kung is a member of the American College of Physicians and the Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Society. In his free time, he enjoys playing tennis, golfing and hiking.