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Gene H. Kim, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Gene Kim, MD, provides skilled medical care to adults with cardiovascular disease. He focuses on heart transplantation and patients with advanced heart failure.

Dr. Kim is investigating microRNA regulation of cardiovascular development and function. He is also currently researching the use of high-frequency ultrasonic imaging in laboratory models to detect a wide range of cardiac disorders, including aortic and vascular disorders, hypertension, hypertrophy, cardiomyopathy, and right ventricular dysfunction.

Practice Location

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Diseases

Medical School

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Internship, Residency, and Fellowship

The University of Chicago Medicine


American Heart Association

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-9396

Office Fax

(773) 834-1764

Office Postal Address

Gene H. Kim, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 6080
Chicago, IL 60637

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Read More About Dr. Kim

Additionally, Dr. Kim provides cardiology care through the Urban Health Initiative, a partnership designed to improve access to health care for residents on the South Side of Chicago.

Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Kim's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.