Shim Ching MD

Honolulu, HI, US
Shim Ching MD

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

We recognize that your positive body image improves both your quality of life and your well-being. Because of that, we strive to provide you with the latest in surgical procedures and cosmetic services in a safe, caring, and comfortable environment.

Practice Specialization

Background & Certification

Board Certification

Dr. Ching is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery

Professional Background

Dr. Shim Ching’s path to becoming one of the leading plastic surgeons in Honolulu, Hawaii, started at the prestigious McGill University in Montreal. After his graduation, he earned his medical degree at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver and completed his plastic surgery residency at McMaster University. McMaster is a Canadian institution known for innovation and excellence in medicine. Dr. Ching has pursued additional surgical training in Geneva, New York City, Toronto, Rio de Janeiro, Honolulu and San Francisco. He now provides plastic surgery services to residents of Maui, Hawaii and Oahu through his office in Honolulu.

Publications and Presentations

Dr. Ching has authored or co-authored many studies in peer reviewed basic science and plastic surgery publications. He has also given numerous national and international presentations on these topics. He holds several awards for excellence in scholarship and research.

Awards & Honors

Gaspar W. Anastasi Award, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Regional Medical Associates Research Scholar, McMaster University
The Margaret Isabel McKellar Memorial Prize, University of British Columbia
The Samuel Diamond Scholarship, University of British Columbia
The Douglas and Jean Bailey Scholarship, University of British Columbia
The Best Doctors in America 2011-2012,
Honolulu Magazine’s Top Doctors in Hawaii, 2015
First Place, Hawaii’s Best, People’s Choice Awards, Awarded by the Star Advertiser, 2015
Best of Honolulu® Magazine 2015

Affiliations & Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Queen’s Medical Center, Castle Medical Center, Kapiolani Medical Center and Kuakini Hospital

Society Memberships

American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, member
American Society of Plastic Surgeons, member
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons in Plastic Surgery
International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, member
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada in Plastic Surgery
Honolulu Medical Association, member
Aloha Medical Mission, board of directors and active surgeon volunteer
ReSurge International, active surgeon volunteer
International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, member
Associate Professor, University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine

Your Consultation

Talk over your options with Dr. Ching during your cosmetic plastic surgery consultation in our Honolulu, Hawaii office. Get your questions answered. We look forward to hearing from you.

Shim Ching MD

1401 S. Beretania Street,
Suite 888, Honolulu, HI, 96814,

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