Min Kim, MD

Houston Methodist Surgical Associates

Thoracic Surgery

Phone: 713.441.5141


Smith Tower
6550 Fannin St.
Suite 1501
Houston, TX 77030

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Dr. Min Kim received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University and his medical degree from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. During medical school, he received the prestigious Howard Hughes Fellowship to perform research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

After completing medical school, Dr. Kim attended Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, where he completed his general surgery residency. After his general surgery training, he received a thoracic surgery fellowship at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center where he completed his training in cardiothoracic surgery.

Dr. Kim is currently a surgeon at Houston Methodist Hospital, which he joined to bring his expertise in minimally invasive thoracic surgery and thoracic surgical oncology. In addition, he has been appointed as Assistant Professor of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College, Assistant Member of the Houston Methodist Hospital Research Institute and Adjunct Faculty of Surgery at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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Clinical Interests:
  • Blood Conservation
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Cancer Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Thoracic Surgery-Cancer Staging
  • Thoracic Surgery-Lung Tumor Resection
  • Thoracic Surgery-Pneumothorax
Education & Training

Board Certification: American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Medical School: John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md. - 2003
Internship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - 2004
Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass. - 2008
Fellowship: University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
Languages Spoken

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Smith Tower
6550 Fannin St.
Suite 1501
Houston, TX 77030
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Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX 77030
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