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Caroline (Mimi) Y. Shim

Languages: English
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. Caroline Mimi Shim, an east coast native-growing up in New Jersey, earned her undergraduate degree in Neurobiology at the University of Pennsylvania and her MD at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. She completed her internship and pediatric residency at NYP/Weill Cornell Hospital in New York City, where she served as assistant chief resident her last year. She is a board certified pediatrician and has been practicing in the Palisades since 2001. She loves being a pediatrician and feels so fortunate to have the opportunity to provide the highest quality care for the families and friends of the Palisades and surrounding communities. Dr. Shim believes that the role of a pediatrician is to take care of the child as a whole, and to be an advocate for the child and his/her family, as well. She believes in helping to promote healthy habits nutritionally, physically, socially, and emotionally, which builds happy children, with healthy minds and bodies
Field of Study
UMDNJ- Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ
Medical School
N. Y. Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY
N. Y. Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY
Personal Interests
Dr. Shim lives in Santa Monica with her husband, Dr. Hyun Bae a spine surgeon, three beautiful daughters, and their tiny pup, Elvis. She enjoys running, tennis, swimming, learning to play golf, traveling, and spending time with her family.
Health Plans Accepted
  • Aetna POS/EPO
  • Aetna Preferred Provider Organization
  • Anthem Blue Cross POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Preferred Provider Organization
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Blue Shield of CA Covered CA PPO/EPO
  • Blue Shield of CA POS/EPO
  • Blue Shield of CA Preferred Provider Organization
  • Cigna POS/EPO
  • Cigna Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)
  • Community Care Network PPO
  • First Health Network PPO/EPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO/POS
  • Health Net Covered CA PPO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan LTD PPO
  • TriCare PPO
  • TriWest PPO
  • United Healthcare EPO
  • United Healthcare POS
  • United Healthcare PPO
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics
Clinical Interests
  • Annual Examination
  • Immunizations
  • Nutrition
  • Sports Physical
  • Vaccines
970 Monument Street Suite 220
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
(310) 454-2295
Affiliated Facilities
Providence Saint John's Health Center