Kay Lee Kim, MD

Dr. Kim is board-certified in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, cardiovascular disease, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology and internal medicine. Her clinical interests include the treatment of arrhythmias and cardiac device implantation, along with non-invasive cardiac testing and general cardiology.

Education and Postgraduate Training

  • Beth Israel Medical Center, Boston, Mass.
    • Advanced Training in Electrophysiology
  • UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, Mass.
    • Fellowship in Electrophysiology
  • UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, Mass.
    • Fellowship in Cardiology
  • Beth Israel Medical Center, Boston, Mass.
    • Residency in Internal Medicine
  • Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Mass.
    • Doctor of Medicine
  • Boston University, Boston, Mass.
    • Bachelor of Arts

Professional Experience

  • Nashoba Cardiology: staff cardiologist
  • Milton Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Healthcare: hospitalist

Research

  • Outcomes from patients with multi-vessel disease following primary PCI: staged PCI imparts very low mortality. Catheter Cardiovascular Intervention
  • Risk-prediction model for ischemic stroke in patients hospitalized with an acute coronary syndrome. American Journal of Cardiology
  • Atrial fibrillation and heart failure: A review of the intersection of two cardiac epidemics. Journal of Atrial Fibrillation
  • Patterns of early use of intravenous and oral beta-blockers in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in the reperfusion era. The Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events. American Journal of Medicine

Honors and Awards

  • NIH-funded Mental Health/Mental Retardation Summer Internship
  • AMSA Community Service Fellowship
  • Association of Pathology Chairs Honors Society