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Sang Jo Kim, MD


Anesthesiology
Photo of Sang Jo Kim, MD

Sang Jo Kim, MD


Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1206
Fax: 212.517.4481

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1206
Fax: 212.517.4481

Dr. Sang Jo Kim is a board certified anesthesiologist who has been practicing since 2015. Dr. Kim is involved in the Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care & Pain Management’s Clinical Research Division, where he oversees clinical trials and research devoted to advancing regional anesthesia care in orthopedic settings. Dr. Kim has published noteworthy research on anesthesia in critical care settings. He has authored or co-authored several peer-reviewed manuscripts, book chapters, and abstracts and has presented research at numerous medical conferences.

Back in the Game Patient Stories

Appointments

Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Specialty

Special Expertise

Perioperative care of the patients with liver disease, cardiopulmonary disease
Ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia
Transesophageal echocardiography
Anesthesia for spine surgery

Awards

Outstanding Accomplishments in Research as Resident in Anesthesiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 2015
Anesthesiology Fellow of the Year, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 2016

Affiliations

American Society of Anesthesiologists
New York State Society of Anesthesiologists
International Liver Transplantation Society

Languages

English, Korean

Insurance Information

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway Enhanced
Cigna
Connecticare
Emblem Selectcare
HIP
Medicare
Oxford
Oxford Medicare
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Compass

Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage. You may still have coverage subject to the availability of 'out-of-network' benefits.

Education

MD, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA, 2011

Internship

Transitional, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, 2012

Residency

Anesthesiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, 2015

Fellowship

Liver Transplant Anesthesiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, 2016

Certification

American Board of Anesthesiology
Testamur, National Board of Echocardiography, Basic Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography

State Licensure

New York

Selected Books/Chapters

Patel A, Bhatt H, Kim S. BASIC Essentials: A Comprehensive Review for the Anesthesiology BASIC Exam. Cambridge University Press (in preparation)

Selected Publications

Kim S, Zerillo J, Tabrizian P, Wax D, Lin HM, Evans A, et al. Postoperative Meld-Lactate and Isolated Lactate Values as Outcome Predictors Following Orthotopic Liver Transplantation. Shock. 2017. doi: 10.1097/SHK.0000000000000835. PubMed PMID: 28125529.

Katz D, Zerillo J, Kim S, Hill B, Wang R, Goldberg A, et al. Serious Gaming for Orthotopic Liver Transplant Anesthesiology: A Randomized Control Trial. Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society. 2017. doi: 10.1002/lt.24732. PubMed PMID: 28133947.

Ninh A, Kim S, Goldberg A. Perioperative Pain Management of a Patient Taking Naltrexone HCl/Bupropion HCl (Contrave): A Case Report. A A Case Rep. 2017. doi: 10.1213/XAA.0000000000000573. PubMed PMID: 28604472.
Zerillo J, Kim S, Hill B, Shapiro D, Lin HM, Burnham A, et al. Anesthetic Management for Intestinal Transplantation: a Decade of Experience. Clin Transplant. 2017. doi: 10.1111/ctr.13085. PubMed PMID: 28801969.

Kim S, Khromava M, Zerillo J, Silvay G, Levine AI. Anesthetic Management of a Patient With Tracheal Dehiscence Post-Tracheal Resection Surgery. Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017:1089253217730906. doi: 10.1177/1089253217730906. PubMed PMID: 28895500.

Smith N, Kim S, Hill B, Goldberg A, DeMaria Jr S, Zerillo J. Transfusion Related Acute Lung Injury (TRALI) and Transfusion Associated Circulatory Overload (TACO) in Liver Transplantation: A Case Report and Focused Review. Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017: 1089253217736298. doi: 10.1177/1089253217736298. PubMed PMID: 29025378.

Selected Presentations

Kim S, Zerillo J. Improving the Anesthetic Care of the Liver Transplant Recipient: The Role for Simulation Education and Standardized TEE Assessment. KoreAnesthesia 2017, November 2017, Seoul, Korea.

Kim S, Zerillo J: Coagulation Management During a Difficult Liver Transplant. International Liver Transplantation Society 22nd Annual International Congress Vanguard Grand Round Case Presentation, May 2016, Seoul, South Korea.

Kim S, Zerillo J, Tabrizian P, Wax D, Lin HM, Evans A, Florman S, DeMaria S: Post-operative MELD-Lactate score and first lactate as outcome predictors in liver transplantation. UPMC Anesthesia Symposium and Inaugural Meeting of Society for Advancement of Transplant Anesthesia, September 2015, Pittsburgh, PA.

Kim S, DeMaria S, Wang R, Katz D, Lin HM, Zerillo J: Development and Evaluation of a Digital Simulator for Liver Transplant Anesthesia Training. International Liver Transplantation Society: Concurrent Oral Abstract Session: Anesthesia/Critical Care Medicine, May 2016, Seoul, South Korea.

Kim S, DeMaria Jr. S, Zerillo J: The Management of Intraoperative Cardiac Arrest in Liver Transplantation. International Liver Transplantation Society 21st Annual International Congress Vanguard Grand Round Case Presentation, July 2015, Chicago, IL.

Research Interests

Big data
Perioperative outcomes research