Thomas L. Kun, MD, FACP
Dr. Kun is one of the original founders of Southern California Medical Gastroenterology Group, Inc. Since 1975, he has treated thousands of patients as a medical practitioner. As a student at the UCLA School of Medicine, he graduated with the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at UCLA Medical Center, and became board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in 1972.
Upon the completion of his residency, he was accepted to UCLA’s Gastroenterology Fellowship Program. He received his board certification in gastroenterology from the American Board of Internal Medicine in 1973.
In 1979, Dr. Kun was awarded with a Fellowship from the American College of Physicians. Dr. Kun received additional experience in the United States Air Force as Chief of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology at the Strategic Air Command Headquarters in Omaha, NE. During his time there, he served as a Clinical Instructor at the University of Nebraska and Creighton Medical School. The accumulated experience Dr. Kun has earned as a practitioner in gastroenterology totals up to 30 years. He was nominated in a peer review into the registry for The Best Doctors in America.
Thanks to his accomplishments, Southern California Medical Gastroenterology Group was awarded the Morton Rubeinstein Award for Community Service by the Venice Famiy Clinic. Dr. Kun has served as the Chief of the GI lab at both Saint John’s Health Center and Santa Monica-UCLA Health Center. He also holds experience as the President of the Medical Staff at Sain John’s Health Center. Outside of the medical field, Dr. Kun spends quality leisure time with his family and dog. He also enjoys a day out sailing.