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Isaac Y. Kim

Professor of Urology; Chair, Urology; Chief, Urology; Co-Leader, Cancer Signaling Networks, Yale Cancer Center

Contact Information

Isaac Y. Kim, MD, PhD, MBA

Patient Care Locations

  • Yale Physicians Building
    800 Howard Avenue, Ste 3rd Floor
    New Haven, CT 06519
  • Orchard Medical Center at St. Raphael’s Campus
    330 Orchard Street, Ste Suite 164
    New Haven, CT 06511
  • Greenwich Hospital
    55 Holly Hill Lane, Ste Suite 240
    Greenwich, CT 06830

Mailing Address

  • Urology

    P.O. Box 208058

    New Haven, CT 06520-8058

    United States



Dr. Isaac Kim is a urologic oncologist and surgeon who specializes in the treatment, management, and prevention of prostate cancer, with the goal of helping patients navigate and better understand their disease. He has expertise in minimally invasive robotic surgery and has completed more than 2,100 robotic surgeries for prostate cancer. Dr. Kim's surgical focus has been on advanced and metastatic prostate cancer, as well as recurrent disease after radiation. Dr. Kim’s clinical research is focused on mechanisms of treatment resistance and specifically immunosuppressive factors produced by prostate cancer cells. He also has a strong interest in inflammation in prostate cancer and the role of surgery in men with advanced or metastatic prostate cancer.

Education & Training

  • MBA
    University of Pennsylvania Wharton Business School, Finance (2017)
  • Research Fellowship
    National Institutes of Health (2005)
  • Clinical Fellowship
    University of California, Irvine (2005)
  • Resident
    Baylor College of Medicine (2003)
  • MD
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine (1997)
  • PhD
    Northwestern University Graduate School, Tumor Cell Biology (1996)

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