Min Peter Kim, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery, Institute for Academic Medicine
Associate Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Biography

Dr. Kim received his M.D. from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. During his time at Johns Hopkins, he was awarded a Howard Hughes Research Fellowship and performed research at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD. He completed his general surgery training at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and his cardiothoracic surgery fellowship at University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. He is a board certified general and thoracic surgeon.

Description of Research

Dr. Kim’s research program focuses on understanding lung cancer metastasis using novel ex vivo three-dimensional lung models.

Areas Of Expertise

Lung cancer Matrix biology Metastasis
Education & Training

Clinical Fellowship , The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Residency , Beth Israel Deaconess Med Ctr-East Campus
MD , Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Publications

SR 11302, an AP-1 Inhibitor, Reduces Metastatic Lesion Formation in Ex Vivo 4D Lung Cancer Model
Mishra, DK & Kim, MP 2017, Cancer Microenvironment, pp. 1-9. DOI: 10.1007/s12307-017-0202-0

Programmed death ligand-1 (pd-l1) expression in either tumor cells or tumor-infiltrating immune cells correlates with solid and high-grade lung adenocarcinomas
Driver, BR, Miller, RA, Miller, T, Deavers, M, Gorman, B, Mody, D, Ge, Y, Barrios, R, Bernicker, E, Kim, M & Cagle, PT 2017, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, vol 141, no. 11, pp. 1529-1532. DOI: 10.5858/arpa.2017-0028-OA

Routine use of mesh during hiatal closure is safe with no increase in adverse sequelae
Abu Saleh, WK, Morris, LM, Tariq, N, Kim, MP, Chan, EY, Meisenbach, LM, Dunkin, BJ, Sherman, V, Rosenberg, W, Bass, BL, Graviss, EA, Nguyen, DT, Reardon, P & Khaitan, PG 2017, Surgical endoscopy, pp. 1-10. DOI: 10.1007/s00464-017-5758-8

Thy-1(+) Cancer-associated Fibroblasts Adversely Impact Lung Cancer Prognosis
Schliekelman, MJ, Creighton, CJ, Baird, BN, Chen, Y, Banerjee, P, Bota-Rabassedas, N, Ahn, YH, Roybal, JD, Chen, F, Zhang, Y, Mishra, DK, Kim, MP, Liu, X, Mino, B, Villalobos, P, Rodriguez-Canales, J, Behrens, C, Wistuba, I, Hanash, SM & Kurie, JM 2017, Scientific Reports, vol 7, no. 1, pp. 6478. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-06922-5

Management of the solitary pulmonary nodule
Chan, EY, Gaur, P, Ge, Y, Kopas, L, Santacruz, JF, Gupta, N, Munden, RF, Cagle, PT & Kim, MP 2017, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, vol 141, no. 7, pp. 927-931. DOI: 10.5858/arpa.2016-0307-RA

Breast cancer cells form primary tumors on ex vivo four-dimensional lung model
Pence, KA, Mishra, DK, Thrall, M, Dave, B & Kim, MP 2017, Journal of Surgical Research, vol 210, pp. 181-187. DOI: 10.1016/j.jss.2016.11.019

Targeting KRas-dependent tumour growth, circulating tumour cells and metastasis in vivo by clinically significant MIR-193a-3p
Seviour, EG, Sehgal, V, Mishra, D, Rupaimoole, R, Rodriguez-Aguayo, C, Lopez-Berestein, G, Lee, JS, Sood, AK, Kim, MP, Mills, GB & Ram, PT 2017, Oncogene, vol 36, no. 10, pp. 1339-1350. DOI: 10.1038/onc.2016.308

Endoscopically Guided Laparoscopic Gastrojejunostomy Tube Placement for Patients with Distal Esophageal Stents
Nussenbaum, ME, Chan, EY, Kim, MP & Khaitan, PG 2017, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, pp. 1-4. DOI: 10.1007/s11605-017-3379-0

Management of gastric conduit dehiscence with self-expanding metal stents: A case report on salvaging the gastric conduit
Liang, DH, Meisenbach, LM, Kim, MP, Chan, EY & Khaitan, PG 2017, Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, vol 12, no. 1, 4. DOI: 10.1186/s13019-017-0570-z

Management of asymptomatic pulmonary vein aneurysm
Coffman, J, Pence, K, Khaitan, PG, Chan, EY & Kim, MP 2017, Respiratory Medicine Case Reports, vol 20, pp. 7-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.rmcr.2016.10.016

The "Texas Two-Step" procedure
Chan, EY, Reul, RM, Kim, MP & Reardon, MJ 2017, Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. DOI: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.08.117

Clinical outcomes following self-expanding metal stent placement for esophageal salvage
Liang, DH, Hwang, E, Meisenbach, LM, Kim, MP, Chan, EY & Khaitan, PG 2016, Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. DOI: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.03.051

Targeting KRas-dependent tumour growth, circulating tumour cells and metastasis in vivo by clinically significant miR-193a-3p
Seviour, EG, Sehgal, V, Mishra, D, Rupaimoole, R, Rodriguez-Aguayo, C, Lopez-Berestein, G, Lee, J-S, Sood, AK, Kim, MP, Mills, GB & Ram, PT 2016, Oncogene. DOI: 10.1038/onc.2016.308

Management of the Solitary Pulmonary Nodule
Chan, EY, Gaur, P, Ge, Y, Kopas, L, Santacruz, JF, Gupta, N, Munden, RF, Cagle, PT & Kim, MP 2016, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. DOI: 10.5858/arpa.2016-0307-RA

Cervical Esophago-Gastric Tubes for Patients with Malignant Ascites
Liang, DH, Kim, MP, Chan, EY & Gaur, P 2016, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, pp. 1-3. DOI: 10.1007/s11605-016-3211-2

Pseudoachalasia presenting 20 years after Nissen fundoplication: A case report
Lai, CN, Krishnan, K, Kim, MP, Dunkin, BJ & Gaur, P 2016, Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, vol 11, no. 1, 96. DOI: 10.1186/s13019-016-0495-y

Next-generation sequencing of a cohort of pulmonary large cell carcinomas reclassified by world health organization 2015 criteria
Driver, BR, Portier, BP, Mody, DR, Deavers, M, Bernicker, EH, Kim, MP, Teh, BS, Santacruz, JF, Kopas, L, Munden, RF & Cagle, PT 2016, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, vol 140, no. 4, pp. 312-317. DOI: 10.5858/arpa.2015-0361-OA

Minimally invasive esophagectomy in a patient with end-stage renal disease
Zaza, M, Gaur, P, Chan, EY & Kim, MP 2016, BMJ Case Reports, vol 2016, A416. DOI: 10.1136/bcr-2016-214551

Revision Breast Augmentation at the Time of Cardiac Sarcoma Resection: The Importance of Pocket Control When Inframammary Approach Is Combined with Simultaneous Sternotomy
Rose, JF, Kim, MP, Reardon, MJ & Ellsworth, WA 2016, Plastic and reconstructive surgery. Global open, vol 4, no. 3, pp. e647. DOI: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000000616

A multidisciplinary approach to giant soft tissue sarcoma of the chest wall: A case report
Davis, CH, Yammine, H, Khaitan, PG, Chan, EY & Kim, MP 2016, International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, vol 28, pp. 211-213. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2016.10.002