Neurology

Yongwoo Kim, MD

Assistant Professor, Neurology, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

About me

Clinical Interests
  • Stroke
Research Interests
  • Acute ischemic stroke in patients with vertigo
  • Expansion of therapeutic window of thrombolytic agents
Education
  • MD, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
Training
  • Fellowship, Vascular Neurology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
  • Residency, Neurology, Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, Preliminary Medicine, Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Board Certification
  • Neurology
Memberships
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • Korean Medical Association
  • American College of Physicians
Awards and Honors
  • Korea University Scholarship, 2004
  • Korea University Alumni Association Scholarship, 2003

Publications

Selected Publications

Focal Hand Dystonia as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Symptom in Traumatic Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Kim, Y., Roby, D, Abstract submitted to American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.

TIA from Chronic Basilar Artery Stenosis mimicking Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo, Balderia, P., Chandorkar, A., Kim, Y., Newman, G. Poster presented at Einstein Research Recognition Day, Philadelphia, PA.

Status Epilepticus from Dose-adjusted Cefepime in a Kidney Transplant Patient, Balderia, P., Chandorkar, A., Kim, Y., Newman, G. Poster presented at American Neurological Association Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD.

Acute Ischemic Stroke in Rett Syndrome Patient, Kim, Y., Yaddanapudi, S., Bollampally, S. Abstract accepted at Pennsylvania Neurological Society Annual Meeting, Pittsburg, PA.

Brain Lymphoma in an Iatrogenic Immunosuppressed Lupus Nephritis Patient, Sandulescu, C., Kim, Y., Chandorkar, A., Balderia, P., Newman, G., Varadi, G. Poster presented at Einstein Research Recognition Day, Philadelphia, PA.

Accuracy of Pre-hospital identification of Stroke, Wild, E., Kim, Y., Hyman, D., Schneck, M., Biller, J. Poster presented at American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.