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Hyung Leona Kim-Schluger, MD
Liver Medicine
    • Position
    • PROFESSOR | Medicine, Liver Diseases
    • Specialties
    • Liver Medicine
    • Liver Transplantation
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Phone
    • RMTI - Liver Diseases Practice 212-241-8035
    • RMTI - Liver Transplantation Practice 212-241-8035
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5 East 98th Street 12th Floor
New York, NY 10029
Phone: 212-241-8035
5 East 98th Street 12th Floor
New York, NY 10029
Phone: 212-241-8035
Dr. Kim-Schluger is the Associate Director of The Recanati/Miller Transplantation Institute and was named the Sydney J. Zweig Professor of Medicine. 

Dr. Kim -Schluger's expertise is the management of liver transplant recipients, as well as on the natural course and treatment of hepatitis C. Among her research efforts have been studies that named to identify different treatment options for patients with hepatitis C virus infection; to better understand the course of hepatitis C after liver transplantation and to determine the best immunosuppressive drug regimens for liver transplant recipients.

Dr. Kim-Schluger also has a special interest in the controversial issues and ethical dilemmas of organ allocation.

In the News
Dr. Kim-Schluger discusses hepatitis C in The Daily News feature The Daily Check Up.
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Dr. Kim-Schluger recipient of endowed Professorship: Read Here

Visit the RMTI website:  www.mountsinaiRMTI.org

Certification

Transplant Hepatology

Clinical Focus

Education

BA, Barnard College

MD, Columbia Univ. Col. of Phy. & Surg.

MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

, Beth Israel Hospital

, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center

, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center

, Mount Sinai Medical Center

Internship, Internal Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center- Harvard Medical School

Residency, Internal Medicine
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center

Fellowship, Gastroenterology
Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons

Fellowship, Hepatology
Mount Sinai Hospital

Language

English