Language: English, Korean
Gender: Female
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Division of Endocrinology
211 East 80th Street , 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10075
(646) 962-0114
(646) 962-8690

Specialties & Expertise


  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism


  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Diabetes In Pregnancy
  • PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome)
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Disease During Pregnancy
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorder
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Pituitary Adenoma
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Adrenal Gland Disease
  • Amenorrhea
  • Oligomenorrhea
  • Hirsutism
  • Prolactinoma

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 - Medicare
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Emblem (HIP) Medicare Essential Network
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare


Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., New York Medical College, 2010
  • B.A., University of Chicago, 2005

Honors & Awards

2014: Early Career Forum Travel Award, The Endocrine Society's 96th Annual Meeting & Expo


Dr. So-Young Kim currently serves as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine and Attending Endocrinologist at the Weill Cornell Medical College. She specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of various Endocrinology disorders, including thyroid (hypothyroidism/hyperthyroidism/thyroid nodules), polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), metabolic bone (osteoporosis), parathyroid disease, type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus.  

Dr. Kim completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Chicago and then continued on to receive her M.D. from New York Medical College.  She completed her internal medicine residency training at Beth Israel Medical Center and completed her clinical fellowship in Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism at the Weill Cornell Medical College/New York Presbyterian Hospital, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and the Hospital for Special Surgery.