Edward H. Kim, MD

Colon and rectal surgeon

Dr. Edward Kim is a colon and rectal surgeon at the UCSF Center for Colorectal Surgery at Mount Zion and co-director of the surgical skills lab at the University of California, San Francisco.

He earned a medical degree and completed a general surgery residency, with an emphasis on laparoscopic surgery, at UCSF, where he won the Achievement Award for Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident Surgeon in 2006. Kim also completed a one-year colorectal surgery fellowship at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. Kim, who joined the staff of UCSF Medical Center in 2007, is a UCSF assistant professor of surgery.

Conditions & Treatments

Academic Title

Associate Professor

More about Edward H. Kim

Education

University of California San Francisco School of Medicine 2000

Residencies

UCSF Health, Surgery 2006

Fellowships

University of Minnesota, Colon and Rectal Surgery 2007

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Isaacson D, Green C, Topp K, Kim EH, O'Sullivan P.. Med Ed Portal. Guided Laparoscopic Video Tutorials for Medical Student Instruction in Abdominal Anatomy. 2017.
  2. Green CA, Vaughn CJ, Wyles SM, O'Sullivan PS, Kim EH, Chern H. Evaluation of a Surgery-Based Adjunct Course for Senior Medical Students Entering Surgical Residencies. J Surg Educ. 2016 Jul-Aug; 73(4):631-8.
  3. Vaughn CJ, Kim E, O'Sullivan P, Huang E, Lin MY, Wyles S, Palmer SJ, Pierce JL, Chern H.. American Journal of Surgery. Peer Video Review and Feedback Improve Performance in Basic Surgical Skills. 2016; (211):355-60.
  4. Huang E, Wyles SM, Chern H, Kim E, O'Sullivan P. From novice to master surgeon: improving feedback with a descriptive approach to intraoperative assessment. Am J Surg. 2016 Jul; 212(1):180-7.
  5. Huang E, Chern H, O'Sullivan P, Cook B, McDonald E, Palmer B, Liu T, Kim E. A better way to teach knot tying: a randomized controlled trial comparing the kinesthetic and traditional methods. Am J Surg. 2014 Oct; 208(4):690-4.
  6. Chern H, Sheu L, O'Sullivan P, Kim EH.. Home Video Curriculum for Basic Surgical Skills. Med Ed Portal. 2014.
  7. Beard JH, O'sullivan P, Palmer BJ, Qiu M, Kim EH. Peer assisted learning in surgical skills laboratory training: a pilot study. Med Teach. 2012; 34(11):957-9.
  8. Kobayashi SA, Jamshidi R, O'Sullivan P, Palmer B, Hirose S, Stewart L, Kim EH. Bringing the skills laboratory home: an affordable webcam-based personal trainer for developing laparoscopic skills. J Surg Educ. 2011 Mar-Apr; 68(2):105-9.
  9. Molloy JW, Kim E, Mahadevan U. Do Side-by-Side Anastomoses Decrease the Risk of Recurrence in Crohn's Disease?. 2010.
  10. Kim E, Hwang JM, Garcia-Aguilar J. . Clinical Colorectal Cancer. Local excision for rectal carcinoma. 2008; (7):376-85.
  11. Kim EH, Hoge SG, Lightner AM, Grady EF, Coelho AM, Kirkwood KS. Activation of nociceptive neurons in T9 and T10 in cerulein pancreatitis. J Surg Res. 2004 Apr; 117(2):195-201.
  12. Maa J, Grady EF, Yoshimi SK, Drasin TE, Kim EH, Hutter MM, Bunnett NW, Kirkwood KS. . Surgery. Substance P is a determinant of lethality in diet-induced hemorrhagic pancreatitis in mice. 2000; 232-9.
  13. Kirkwood KS, Kim EH, He XD, Calaustro EQ, Domush C, Yoshimi SK, Grady EF, Maa J, Bunnett NW, Debas HT. . Substance P inhibits pancreatic exocrine secretion via a neural mechanism. Am J Physiol. 1999; (277):314-20.
  14. Chern H, Finlayson E, Gibbs L, Kim EH, Garcia-Aguilar J, Varma M.. Evaluation of Ertapenem Use as a Perioperative Antibiotic in Colorectal Surgery.

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