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Julia M. Kim, PhD


Psychology
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Julia M. Kim, PhD


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Center for Hip Preservation
Hospital for Special Surgery
541 East 71st Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 646.714.6248
Fax: 646.714.6257
Center for Hip Preservation
Hospital for Special Surgery
541 East 71st Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 646.714.6248
Fax: 646.714.6257

Dr. Julia Kim is a Clinical Psychologist at Hospital for Special Surgery. She served as Senior Psychologist at the Rusk Institute for Rehabilitation Medicine at NYU Langone Medical Center for 7 years, where she helped inpatients recover from medical, surgical and physical conditions. Treatment included psychological and neurological evaluations and psychotherapy for a wide-range of medical conditions, including musculoskeletal, spinal cord injury, neurological disorders, cardiac and pulmonary issues, limb loss, stroke and traumatic brain injury.

Dr. Kim's focus is to develop an Integrative Care Program, designed to incorporate psychological services to a multi-disciplinary care team. She works closely with physicians and surgeons to optimize the best possible medical outcome.

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Appointments

Clinical Psychologist, Hospital for Special Surgery

Specialty

Spine
Clinical Psychology

Specialized Centers

Special Expertise

Adult Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: Anxiety, mood and psychiatric disorders; health and rehabilitation psychology due to medical and sports-related injury or trauma. Psychological and Neuropsychological Evaluations.

Awards

National Merit Scholar
Illinois State Scholar

Affiliations

American Psychological Association

Languages

English

Insurance Information


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Education

PhD, Long Island University, New York

Internship

Bronx Psychiatric Center, New York
New York Psychoanalytic Institute, New York
Lenox Hill Hospital, New York

State Licensure

New York

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.

Research Interests

Effects of psychological factors on medical/surgical treatment expectations and outcome.