Dr April Kim
April Kim comes from a long line of traditional acupuncturists and followed in the footsteps of her great-grandfather, the famous Korean acupuncturist Jonghwa Kim. April graduated from Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine with a Bachelor of Medicine and a Bachelor of Science degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine. The full time, five year degree included six months internship at two of the largest hospitals in Beijing, China. Since then, April Kim has undertaken several postgraduate courses including working with the renowned acupuncturist Dr Yu Lan Bai, China’s leading neurologist in Beijing.
April has several academic articles published in medical journals, healthcare magazines and medical websites. April is a member of the British Acupuncture Council (BAC), the Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ATCM) and the British Fertility Society (BFS). All members are bound by a strict code of ethics and conduct and are legally insured.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr April Kim at Spire include:
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