Dr. Youngsun Kim is a founder and CEO of Genuine Care Physical Therapy. Dr. Kim is a board-certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist and a board-certified Sports Clinical Specialist from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, Manual Therapy Certification from the Evidence in Motion Institute of Health Professions, Certified Neuro-Development Technique(NDT) from Recovering Function, and a TPI Certified Level 2 from Titleist Performance Institute.
Dr. Kim Served in the Korean Army as a Secret Service operative for two Korean presidents. His training as a Physical Therapist includes a year-long Orthopedic manual therapy course and a 3 year fellowship/mentorship program by the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists.
He is a former Director of Rehab at Palmdale Regional Medical Center. The outpatient clinic reached the top 1 percentile among thousands of clinics in the U.S in terms of customer satisfaction and outcome improvement by a third party customer surveyor (PRESS GANEY).
He married his beautiful wife, Jina, and together they have two boys, Samuel and Kevin, and a dog named Shadow. They all love outdoors activities such as camping, hiking, fishing and kayaking, and they also enjoy playing soccer, basketball, volleyball, and golf. Youngsun's passion is helping people to experience life FULLY… by becoming more ACTIVE AND MOBILE for life. He has witnessed how people’s lives change with the right encouragement/guidance and help to make the best decisions. He is a firm believer of cultivating our natural healing power instead of using invasive interventions such as painkillers, injections, and surgeries. He founded Genuine Care Physical Therapy to help people to make better health decisions as easily as possible and to offer free education and guidance to the local community. His favorite words are “Humility” and “Genuineness”.