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Benjamin Kim, M.D.

Blood disorder specialist

Dr. Benjamin Kim is a hematologist who treats patients with non-malignant blood diseases such as hemophilia, von Willebrand's disease, platelet function disorders, deep vein thrombosis (DVT)/pulmonary embolism (PE), anemia and thrombocytopenia. His research interests include analyzing large patient datasets and assessing the cost-effectiveness of personalized therapies to improve outcomes, particularly for bleeding and clotting disorders. In addition, he aims to improve the transition from pediatric to adult care for adolescents and young adults with hemophilia.

A native of Chicago, Kim completed his undergraduate degree, medical school and residency training in internal medicine at Northwestern University. He then completed his fellowship training in hematology and oncology at UCLA, where he was the chief fellow, and doctoral studies in policy analysis at the Pardee RAND Graduate School. His professional activities include serving as an executive board member of the Hemostasis & Thrombosis Research Society, a fellow of the Haemophilia Academy and an adjunct researcher at the RAND Corporation. He is board-certified in hematology and medical oncology.


Hematology and Blood and Marrow Transplant
400 Parnassus Ave.,
Suite A-502
San Francisco, CA 94143
Existing Patients: (415) 353-2421
New Patients: (415) 353-2051

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m

HHT Center of Excellence
2330 Post St., Suite 100
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 353-1300
Fax: (415) 353-8570

Hours: Monday to Friday,
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine 2003
Pardee RAND Graduate School, Policy Analysis 2011


Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Internal Medicine 2006


Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Hematology-Oncology 2011