Michael K. Kwok, M.D.

1300 South Eliseo Drive, Suite 203
Greenbrae, California US 94904

Tel: 415-925-3617

  CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE

  Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine 1993-2003
Recertified 2004-2013; 2014-2023

  Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners 1990

  California Physician and Surgeon License

  EDUCATION

  University of California, Los Angeles
Doctor of Medicine, May 21, 1989

  Post-Sophomore Fellowship in Pathology, July 1986 – June 1987
Department of Pathology, UCLA School of Medicine
Autopsy Pathology (6 months), Surgical Pathology (3 months),
Clinical Pathology (1 month), Research (2 months)

  University of California, Berkeley
B.S. Chemical Engineering, June 1984 (with High Honors)

  Lowell High School, San Francisco
Class of 1980; Karpenstein Award (given to the top graduating student)

POST-GRADUATE TRAINING

Internship: Internal Medicine
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California
June 24, 1989 – June 23, 1990

Residency: Internal Medicine
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California
July 1, 1990 – June 30, 1992

PRACTICE EXPERIENCE

Private Practice in Internal Medicine, Greenbrae, CA: February 1, 2014 – present

The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. (Kaiser San Rafael Medical Center)
Participant Physician November 1, 2013 – January 31, 2014
Associate Physician (Adult Primary Care) June 1, 2011 – November 2013

Private Practice in Internal Medicine, Novato, CA: July 1992 – April 30, 2011

HOSPITAL AFFILIATION

Novato Community Hospital – Active Staff, 1992 – 2011; 2014 – present
Marin General Hospital – Courtesy Staff, 1993 – 2011; Active Staff 2014 – present

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

Marin Medical Society
American College of Physicians
California Medical Association

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
California Medical Association: House of Delegates 2014 – present

Marin Medical Society: Board of Directors 1994-1996; 2012 – present;
Secretary/Treasurer 2013 – 2015; President-elect 2016;

Marin General Hospital: Strategic Planning Committee 2015 – present

The Permanente Medical Group, Inc./Kaiser San Rafael Medical Center
Member, Drug Utilization Committee (McDRUG) 2012 – 2014
Asst. Physician Liaison, Oral Anticoagulation Service (OACS) 2012 – 2014

Novato Community Hospital
Board of Directors 1998 – 2006
Member, Finance Committee 1998 – 2006
Secretary of the Board 2000 – 2004, 2006
Member, Executive Committee 2000 – 2004, 2006
Member, Nominating Committee 2000-2006
Member, Physician Recruitment Committee 2003
Vice Chief of Staff 1997
Secretary/Treasurer of Medical Staff 1995 – 1996, 2005 – 2011
Chairman, Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee 1993 – 1996
Member, Medical Executive Committee 1994 – 1997, 2005 – 2011
Member, Quality Review Committee 1992 – 2011
Member, Medical Committee 1992 – 2011

Marin Physician Hospital Organization (PHO): Board of Directors 1997 – 1999
PHO Subcommittee on Physician Resources – Chairman (1998)

AWARDS AND HONORS

Named in “415 Top Doctors”, a peer to peer physician survey published in
Marin magazine February 2014, Feb 2014 & Feb 2016

TPMG Emerging Leaders Program (2013) – physicians identified by Physician in Chief
as “having outstanding clinical skills and potential to take on leadership roles in the medical group”.

Named in “Guide to America’s Top Physicians (2013)” by Consumers Research Council of America.

Named in “Examples of the Best Physicians in the Country” in Freed, Janet Carlson and Diane Guernsey.
“Town & Country’s Guide to Primary Care Physicians,” Town & Country, August 2000, pp. 101-116.

Named as one of “Top 500 Doctors from San Jose to San Rafael,
the Bay Area’s Most Trusted Physicians—Selected by their Peers.”
San Francisco, January 2001, pp. 44-55.

UCLA School of Medicine
University of CA Regents Scholar (1984 – 1989)

University of CA, Berkeley
University of CA Regents Scholar (1980 – 1984)
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society (1983)
Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honor Society (1982)
Achievement Rewards for College Scientists Found. (ARCS) Scholarship (1983)
U. C. Berkeley President’s Undergraduate Research Fellowship (1983)
American Heart Association Undergraduate Research Fellowship (1982)
Eastman Kodak Scholar/ Scholarship (1981, 1982, 1983)
Fannie and John Hertz Foundation Scholar/Scholarship (1980 – 1984)
University of CA Alumni Scholar/Scholarship (1980 -1984)
Chinese American Institute of Engineers & Scientists Scholarship (1982)
Edward Frank Kraft Scholarship Prize (1981)
San Francisco Bay Area Engineering Council Scholarship (1980)
U. C. Berkeley Freshman Chemical Engineering Scholarship (1980)
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. Scholarship (1980)
Chinese American Citizens Alliance Scholarship (1980)

PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS

Vinters, Harry V., Kwok, Michael K., Ho, Hector W., Anders, Karl H., Tomiyasu, Uwamie,
Wolfson, William L., Robert, Francoise. (1989) Cytomegalovirus in the Nervous Systems of Patients
with the Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. Brain 112, 245-268.

Kwok, Michael K., Lewin, Klaus J. (1988) Massive Hepatomegaly in Adult Polycystic Liver Disease.
Am. J. Surg. Pathol. 12(4), 321-324.

Platform presentation on my research. American Assoc. of Neuropathologists 64th Annual Meeting,
Charleston, South Carolina. June 1988.

Kwok, M.K., Vinters, J.V., Ho, H.W., et al. (1988)
Cytomegalovirus in the Nervous System of Patients with AIDS.
Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology 47(3), 386.

Crowder, M.S., Kwok, M.K., Cooke, R. (1983). Effect of Salts on the Reactivity of a Fast Reacting Thiol of Myosin
in Muscle Fibers. Biophysical J. 41, 94a.

Presented a poster on my skeletal muscle research.
Biophysical Society 27th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA. February 1983.