Anthony W Kim, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery (Section of Thoracic Surgery) and Associate Clinical Professor of Nursing

Departments & Organizations

Cancer Center, Yale: Cancer Prevention and Control | Thoracic Oncology Program

Office of Student Research

Surgery: Thoracic Surgery

Yale Medical Group

Biography

Anthony Kim, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Thoracic Surgery at Yale University. He earned his BS and MS in mechanical engineering at Columbia University and Northwestern University, respectively, before earning his medical degree from Rush Medical College in Chicago, Illinois. He remained at Rush University Medical Center for his general surgery residency and cardiothoracic surgery residency. He pursued an additional clinical fellowship in thoracic surgery at Weill Cornell New York Presbyterian Hospital. He is a Board Certified Surgeon and a Board Certified Thoracic Surgeon. Prior to joining the faculty at Yale, he was on faculty at Rush University Medical Center in their Department of Cardiovascular-Thoracic Surgery. He has been recognized for his role in surgical education with numerous awards. Dr. Kim’s research pertains to clinical outcomes associated with thoracic surgery, which he has presented regionally, nationally, and internationally.

Dr. Kim specializes in the surgical treatment of lung and esophagus cancer, chest wall tumors, mediastinal tumors, and thymomas. As a highly experienced surgeon, he performs the majority of his thoracic/chest surgeries with minimally invasive techniques. He is one of the few thoracic surgeons in the region, as well as in the country, to widely adopt the robotic platform for thoracic surgery.

Education & Training

MD Rush Medical College (1998)
MS Northwestern University (1993)
Fellow Weill-Cornell University
Fellow Rush University Medical Center
Resident Rush University Medical Center
Board Certification AB of Surgery (2005)
Board Certification AB of Thoracic Surgery (2007)

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Contact Info

Anthony W Kim, MD
Patient Care Locations
Thoracic Oncology ProgramSmilow Cancer Hospital at Yale - New Haven
35 Park Street, Ste 4th Floor Multispecialty Care Center

New Haven, CT 06511
Yale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
Yale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
Temple Medical Center
40 Temple Street

New Haven, CT 06510
Office Location
Boardman Building
330 Cedar Street, Ste 205

New Haven, CT 06510

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