Jae was born in South Korea and moved to New Zealand in 2006. He graduated from Auckland Medical School in 2019 and spent the last 3 years working across various medical and surgical specialties at Auckland City, Middlemore and Northshore hospitals. He has also completed a Postgraduate Diploma in Surgical Anatomy at Otago University to further develop his surgical knowledge and skills.
Jae has special interests in minor surgery as well as in sports and aviation medicine.
He is currently working towards his Fellowship with the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners.
Outside of medicine, Jae enjoys playing tennis, travelling and reading.
Jae also provides consultation in Korean.