Luke Kim, M.D.
Cardiology
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Luke Kim, M.D.

Cardiology

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Accepts New Patients
Gender: Male
Language: English, Korean

About

Specialties and Expertise

Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology

Expertise

  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Renal Vascular Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease

Personal Statement

The field of interventional cardiology is advancing rapidly, and there are numerous exciting therapies on the horizon. State-of-the-art technology and improvement in techniques allow effective management of patients with coronary artery disease and peripheral vascular disease with minimally invasive procedures. In a collaborative effort with the physicians at Weill Cornell, I hope to provide our patients with the best care and make contributions in our patients' lives.

Biography

Luke Kim, M.D. received his undergraduate degree from Johns Hopkins University and his M.D. degree from Duke University School of Medicine. He completed his internship, residency in Internal Medicine, fellowship in Clinical and Interventional Cardiology at NYPH-Cornell Campus. He also completed an advanced training in structural and peripheral vascular fellowship at Hahnemann University hospital.

Dr. Kim's research interests includes the evaluation of antiplatelet therapy in acute coronary syndromes and assessment of clinical outcomes of patients with peripheral vascular disease.

From a clinical standpoint, Dr. Kim specializes in percutaneous interventions of coronary arteries as well as endovascular treatment of peripheral vascular disease. Endovascular therapy for carotid disease is improving rapidly, and Dr. Kim has extensive training in this area utilizing cutting-edge technology. In addition, Dr. Kim provides outpatient services for patients with a history of carotid artery disease.

Research

Credentials

Credentials

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Attending Physician - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Medicine - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

  • M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, 2003

Insurance

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA - PPO
  • AETNA - Medicare
  • AETNA - HMO
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - CHP
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Fidelis Care - PPO
  • GHI - Pathway X
  • Health First - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - CBP
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare - Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark - Liberty
  • UHC Compass - Medicare Advantage
  • United Empire - Metro/Core/Charter
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Community Plan
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO
  • WellCare Health Plans
  • WellCare Health Plans - Medicare

Locations and Appointments