Dr. Raychel L. Kim was born and raised in Seattle, Washington. She moved to Hawaii in 2001 to be closer to family. Growing up, Dr. Kim admired her own optometrist's multi-disciplinary approach to binocular vision and eye health. She further realized the full scope of optometry while participating in vision therapy in Honolulu. She graduated from Hanalani Schools in Mililani and later attended Corban University in Salem, Oregon, earning a Bachelors of Science degree in Health Sciences. She later attended Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, Oregon.
After earning a Doctor of Optometry degree from Pacific, Dr. Raychel L. Kim returned back to the islands to practice. Dr. Kim is honored to participate in the vision and eye care of her patients. She enjoys the opportunity to build lasting relationships with them. In her free time, Dr. Kim enjoys hiking, trying new crafts on Pinterest, and spending time with friends and family.