Agnes Kim, M.D., Ph.D.
Dr. Kim provides inpatient and outpatient care to patients with cardiac disorders, including coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and congestive heart failure. She is a full-time faculty member at the New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical College, where she participates in the echocardiography program and practices general cardiology and cardiovascular medicine. She has a particular clinical and research interest in valvular heart disease, noninvasive cardiac imaging, and women’s health.
Dr. Kim was raised in Tenafly, New Jersey. She received her undergraduate degree from Yale College in New Haven, CT and her medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, TN. She completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at Yale-New Haven Hospital in CT. She then completed a Cardiology Fellowship specializing in noninvasive imaging, with a focus on echocardiography at Yale-New Haven Hospital. She also obtained a Ph.D. in investigative medicine in the context of her fellowship, studying the basic mechanisms of myocardial adaptation to ischemic stress.