Dr. Sang Kim Named Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens
Sep 13, 2019
Dr. Sang H. Kim has been named chief of the Division of Gastroenterology in the Department of Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens. He assumes this role immediately after serving as interim chief for several months. He also holds an academic appointment as an assistant professor of clinical medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine.
Dr. Kim is a graduate of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Albany Medical College. After his internal medicine training at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, he trained at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens in gastroenterology and advanced endoscopy.
Since 2008, he has been the director of interventional endoscopy at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, and has had the privilege of training numerous residents and fellows. Through his advanced endoscopy skills, he has earned the respect of our community physicians and has built a robust referral practice. Dr. Kim assures future growth and excellence for the NewYork-Presbyterian Queens digestive disease service line for the Queens County community.
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, located in Flushing, New York, is a community teaching hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine, serving Queens and metro New York residents. The 535-bed tertiary care facility provides services in 14 clinical departments and numerous subspecialties. Annually, more than 17,000 surgeries and 4,000 infant deliveries are performed at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens. With its network of affiliated primary and multispecialty care physician practices and community-based health centers, the hospital provides approximately 162,000 ambulatory care visits and 128,000 emergency service visits annually. For more information, visit nyp.org/queens
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