About Us


About Dr. Julia Kang

A True Eyelid Artist

Dr. Julia Kang is a board-certified, fellowship-trained oculoplastic & reconstructive surgeon. Dr. Kang is a native of the Midwest and originally hails from St. Louis, MO. She attended the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, IN where she received her bachelor’s degree. She spent a semester abroad in Puebla, Mexico, which sparked her interest in public and global health. She then moved to Miami, FL to obtain her medical degree and Masters in Public Health from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine in a vigorous, 4-year dual-degree program. 

Dr. Kang went on to complete her internship year in Norwalk, CT at Norwalk Hospital, followed by her ophthalmology residency training at the prestigious Emory Eye Center in Atlanta, GA. As a resident, she had the opportunity to travel to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia with Orbis, the famous Flying Eye Hospital. She completed her oculoplastic & reconstructive surgery fellowship at the Central Valley Eye Medical Group in Stockton, CA. After graduation, she spent time abroad in Seoul, Korea learning from the world-renowned oculoplastic surgeons at the Samsung Medical Center, Nune Eye Hospital and Asan Medical Center. She moved back to Atlanta, GA to work at a well-established eye clinic before eventually opening her own private practice.

Throughout her medical career, she has co-authored several peer-reviewed publications and has been invited as a guest speaker to educate other providers about thyroid eye disease. Dr.Kang is also an artist and has contributed medical illustrations for different oculoplastic surgery book chapters. In her spare time, Dr. Kang loves to paint, draw, hike, travel to different countries and explore new coffee shops. As a surgeon and an artist, Dr. Kang manages both functional and cosmetic concerns involving the eyelids with an aesthetic point of view.

Dr. Kang is board certified through the American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Georgia Society of Ophthalmology, Women in Ophthalmology and Korean Medical Association.

Our Mission

Beauty is how you feel inside, and it reflects in your eyes
- Sophia Loren

As a surgeon, Dr. Kang aims to provide high-quality, meticulous, patient-centered care to optimize medical and surgical outcomes and help restore form and function to the eyelids and periorbital area.

As an artist, Dr. Kang aims to address each patient’s unique concerns and individual anatomy to provide a customized, aesthetically-focused treatment plan that will enhance their natural beauty.

Meet Our Team

At Joli Oculoplastics, our team is dedicated to providing a bespoke, patient-centered experience that will help you look and feel your best.


Katherine Chung, FNP

Clinical Provider


Reo Kim, FNP

Clinical Provider


Gladys Loyas

Clinical Coordinator

Hyesun Kang

Clinical Coordinator


Gladys Loyas

Clinical Coordinator

Hyesun Kang

Clinical Coordinator


Read what our clients say


Dr. Kang you are the best! Excellent doctor with good bedside manner. Makes the patient feel at ease…Would recommend Dr. Kang to friends and family. I already have 2 friends who made an appointment with her!

Dr. Kang and her staff are excellent and so friendly! I am very pleased with my eyelid surgery. Would definitely recommend her to friends and colleagues. I already have been sharing the good surgery results!



Dr. Kang and her staff are excellent. I am very happy with the whole surgery experience! I would absolutely recommend Dr. Julia Kang to a friend or colleague

My experience was fantastic, everyone was friendly and professional! Dr. Kang explained everything and was very open to questions. I always felt that I was the most important as an individual and received excellent care. Can’t improve on perfection. Would 100% recommend!



Five stars! My experience with Dr. Kang was wonderful! I was initially terrified about the surgery but I felt absolutely nothing. I highly recommend her. My eyes look better than ever!

The eyelid surgery went very well for me! During and after the surgery, I had no real discomfort. The results are great and my scar is nearly undetectable. Best of all, Dr. Kang was so great to work with. Her level of professionalism is excellent and her attention to detail for me was exceptional. I 100% recommend Dr. Kang to anyone! Family, friends, strangers!



Dr. Kang and her team are amazing. It was definitely my luckiest of days when I ended up in her care after over a year of looking for help. The care provided went far above and beyond those before her.

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