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David H. Kim, MD


About Dr. Kim

Dr. Kim graduated from Saint Louis University School of Medicine and did his internship at University of California, Irvine. He graduated from the Johns Hopkins Residency Program in June, 2008. Dr. Kim then did a Regional Anesthesia Fellowship at Hospital for Special Surgery and was invited to join the Attending Staff upon completion of his fellowship. Dr. Kim is involved in several research protocols and has presented at national meetings. Dr. Kim is also the recipient of the 2008-2009 HSS Attending Anesthesiologists’ Award for Clinical Excellence.


Patient Stories


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Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Instructor in Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College


American College of Physicians
American Medical Association
American Society of Anesthesiologists
American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine


St. Louis University School of Medicine


St. Louis University School of Medicine


The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine


Regional Anesthesia Fellow, Hospital for Special Surgery

State Licensure



Publications by Dr. Kim


Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

One of the goals of HSS is to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and related disciplines for the benefit of patients. Physicians at HSS may collaborate with outside companies for education, research and medical advances. HSS supports this collaboration in order to foster medical breakthroughs; however HSS also believes that these collaborations must be disclosed.

As part of the disclosure process, this website lists physician collaborations with outside companies. The disclosures are provided by information provided by the physician and other sources and are updated regularly. Further information may be available on individual company websites.

As of April 19, 2023, Dr. Kim reported no relationships with the healthcare industry.

By disclosing the collaborations of HSS physicians with industry on this website, HSS and its physicians make this information available to their patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest Policy does not permit physicians to collect royalties on products developed by him/her that are used on patients at HSS.

Dr. Kim in the News