Heakyung Kim, MD

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
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Treats Children
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Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Gait
  • Baclofen Pump Implantation
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Foot Deformity
  • Inflammatory Muscle Disease
  • Injection, Botulinum Toxin
  • Muscle Atrophy
  • Muscle Pain
  • Muscle Stiffness
  • Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Neuromuscular Disorder
  • Pediatric Cerebral Palsy
  • Pediatric Neuromuscular Disease
  • Pediatric Pain Management
  • Pediatric Stroke
  • Rehabilitation
  • Spasticity
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Sports Injury
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Academic Appointments

  • A. David Gurewitsch Professor of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine and Professor of Pediatrics at the Columbia University Medical Center
  • Professor of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Professor of Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medical College

Administrative Titles

  • Director, Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Vice Chair for Pediatric Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Dept. of Rehabilitation & Regenerative Medicine
  • Fellowship Program Director of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, Columbia University P&S/NYPH

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Komansky Children's Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center


  • English


  • Female

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180 Fort Washington Avenue
Suite 1-199
New York, NY 10032
525 East 68th Street
Baker Pavilion
New York, NY 10065

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Ewha Women's University
  • Yonsei University, Graduate School of Medicine
  • Internship: Severance Hospital, Yonsei University, College of Medicine
  • Residency: Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation Medicine -UMDNJ
  • Residency: GangNam Severance Hospital, Yonsei University, College of Medicine
  • Fellowship: Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation Medicine -UMDNJ
  • Fellowship: Rutgers / New Jersey Medical School

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
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