Dr. Robert J. Kim MD Cardiologist

Dr. Robert Kim is a cardiologist in New York, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hospital for Special Surgery and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 13 years. Dr. Kim accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 25 doctors at Hospital for Special Surgery and one of 235 at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Clinical Interests: Practice Guidelines as Topic, Cardiac Imaging, Cardiology, Anticoagulation, Heart Function Tests, Coronary Artery Disease

Hospital Affiliation

New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Ranked #3 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Hospital for Special Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2001–2004

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 2001

NYP Hosp-Weill Cornell Med Ctr
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease (IM), 2004–2007

Certifications & Licensure

National Board of Echocardiography
Certified 7 years in Cardiology

Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
Certified 5 years in Cardiology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 9 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 7 years in Cardiovascular Disease

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Fellow (FACC), American College of Cardiology

Publications & Presentations

Cardiologist Concordance With the American College of Cardiology Appropriate Use Criteria for Cardiac Testing in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease.
Lin, F. Y., Rosenbaum, L. R., Gebow, D., Kim, R. J., Wolk, M. J., Patel, M. R., Dunning, A. M., Labounty, T. M., Gomez, M. J., Shaw, L. J., Narula, J., Douglas, P. S., Raman, S. V., Berman, D. S., Min, J. K.

Diagnostic accuracy of coronary computed tomography angiography as interpreted on a mobile handheld phone device.
LaBounty TM, Kim RJ, Lin FY, Budoff MJ, Weinsaft JW, Min JK 2010 5

Clinical utility of delayed-contrast computed tomography for tissue characterization of cardiac thrombus.
Krauser DG, Cham MD, Tortolani AJ, Kim RJ, Yang XJ, Min JK, Weinsaft JW 2007 10

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Select
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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