UTHealth Expert List
Dong Kim, M.D.
- Professor and Chair, Vivian L. Smith Department of Neurosurgery, UTHealth Medical School
- Director, Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann
- Chief of Neurosurgery, Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center and Chairman, Neurosurgery Council for the Memorial Hermann Healthcare System
Dong Kim, M.D., specializes in intracranial aneurysms, brain tumors, arteriovenous malformations, skull base tumors, carotid disease, trigeminal neuralgia and Chiari malformations. His research centers on the origin, development and treatment of brain aneurysms, including identifying the genes that lead to an inherited risk for aneurysms; in using stem cells for the treatment of neurologic disease and spinal cord injury; and genetic changes in brain tumors.
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