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Jaehon M Kim, MD Email Jaehon Kim

Hand Surgery
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    • Position
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Orthopedics
    • Specialties
    • Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedics and Orthopedic Surgery
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai Queens
    • Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West

Jaehon M. Kim MD FAAOS FACS is an academic upper extremity and microvascular surgeon at the Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. After graduating from Weill-Cornell Medical School, he received his surgical training at the Harvard Orthopedic Residency and the Curtis National Hand Center - both considered the most competitive and finest institutions in the world. His clinical productivity and surgical volume rank over the 95th percentile in the nation. Many surgeons routinely refer patients to Dr. Kim's practice for challenging reconstructive problems. Dr. Kim performs simple to complex cases, specializing in nerve reconstructions (including lower extremity), complex upper extremity fracture management, and microvascular surgeries.

Dr. Kim lives with his adoring wife and two daughters.

 

 

EXAMPLES OF PROCEDURES PERFORMED

Endoscopic carpal tunnel release

Wrist and elbow arthroscopies

Tendon repairs / transfers

Peripheral nerve repairs / decompression

Microsurgery

Total joint replacement and fusions

Tumor excision

Fracture fixation

Free tissue transfer

Replantation

 

 

INJURIES AND CONDITIONS

Sports and work related injuries

Traumatic fractures / dislocations

Peripheral nerve injuries / compressions

Brachial plexus

Arthritis

Vascular insufficiency

Tendon lacerations

 

 

Certifications

Hand Surgery
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Focus

Education

MD, Weill Cornell Medical College

Internship, General Surgery
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery
Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Program

Fellowship, Hand Surgery (Ortho)/Microsurgery
The Curtis National Hand Center - MedStar Union Memorial Hospital

Language

English