Congratulations Dr. Ching


Dr. Shim Ching has the distinction of being the first doctor in the United States to be certified in the Bellesoma Method. We received many inquiries and were quite careful in deciding who would be the ideal candidate to train first. Dr. Ching met or exceeded all of our criteria.

Dr. Ching is a very accomplished surgeon and is passionate about bringing innovative ideas to ensure his practice is at the forefront of new technologies.

Dr. Ching’s reputation has been honored many times, both in Hawaii and nationwide. He has been named as one of the Best Doctors in America since 2011, a recognition reserved for the nation’s top 5% of doctors. He also earned first place in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser’s People’s Choice Awards and was among Honolulu Magazine’s Top Doctors in Hawaii in 2015.

He honed these techniques by training at some of the world’s foremost plastic surgery centers, including fellowships in Geneva, New York City, Toronto, Rio de Janeiro, and San Francisco.

Dr. Ching’s medical education and training placed a strong emphasis on developing the surgical skills needed to adopt the latest innovations. That philosophy guides Dr. Ching’s approach to plastic surgery today, creating results that look natural and beautiful by combining his experience and talent with the latest devices and innovative techniques at his disposal. Dr. Ching’s passion for plastic surgery compels him to remain at the forefront of the field and continue to explore how technology can help Asia Pacific Plastic Surgery offer an even better experience to patients.

Dr. Ching’s excellent reputation and location will allow patients from the Western United States and Asia more convenient access to the Bellesoma Method. For a consultation with Dr. Ching you can visit his website at or call (808) 585-8855.