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Josephine Kim, MD

Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Josephine Kim, MD, specializes in providing comprehensive care for gynecologic malignancies, offering chemotherapy and long-term surveillance following treatment. Dr. Kim's focus is on providing individualized, compassionate care for women with ovarian, uterine, cervical, vulvar and vaginal cancers. She performs a full range of open and minimally invasive procedures, including laparoscopic and robotic surgery, for gynecologic cancers and complex benign gynecologic conditions.

Dr. Kim's recent research has focused on preventing endometrial cancer using potential chemo preventative agents and identifying optimal treatment strategies in various clinical settings to improve patient outcomes. She has been published in several peer-reviewed journals and non-peer-reviewed online publications. Dr. Kim has made many poster and oral presentations at annual meetings of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology and the Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists.

Practice Locations

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

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine
5758 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

University of Chicago Obstetrics and Gynecology Specialty Services
Pavilion A
1890 Silver Cross Boulevard, Suite 475
New Lenox, IL 60451

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications

Gynecologic Oncology

Medical School

Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago


University of California, San Diego


University of Chicago Medicine, NorthShore University Health System (gynecologic oncology)


American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Society of Gynecologic Oncology

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-6123

Office Fax

(773) 702-5411

Office Postal Address

Josephine Kim, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 2050
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Selected Publications

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