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Eric Hwan Kim, MD

Assistant Professor, Surgery
Division of Urologic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Robotic Surgery
Kidney Cancer
Bladder Cancer
Prostate Cancer

Board Certifications

Urology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Languages

Korean

Areas of Clinical Interest

Robotic surgery for bladder, kidney, and prostate cancer, including robotic bladder removal with urinary reconstruction (e.g. neobladder), robotic partial and total kidney removal, robotic prostate removal, as well as robotic reconstruction of the urinary tract (e.g. pyeloplasty, ureteral reimplant).

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research
  • In the News

Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 11
Office Phone: 314-362-8200
Fax: 314-454-5244

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building One

1040 N. Mason Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: 122
Office Phone: 314-362-8200
Fax: 314-454-5244

Education

Education

Fellowship: Minimally Invasive Urologic Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2018
Residency: Urology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2017
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2012
Bachelor of Science: Rice University, Houston, Texas 2008

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Prostate-specific antigen-based screening: controversy and guidelines

EH Kim, GL Andriole

BMC medicine 13 (1), 61

 

Percutaneous cryoablation of renal masses: Washington University experience of treating 129 tumours

EH Kim, YS Tanagho, SB Bhayani, NE Saad, BM Benway, RS Figenshau

BJU international 111 (6), 872-879

 

Renal cryoablation versus robot-assisted partial nephrectomy: Washington University long-term experience

YS Tanagho, SB Bhayani, EH Kim, RS Figenshau

Journal of endourology 27 (12), 1477-1486

 

Laparoscopic cryoablation of renal masses: single-center long-term experience

YS Tanagho, TM Roytman, SB Bhayani, EH Kim, BM Benway, Michael W Gardner, R Sherburne Figenshau

Urology 80 (2), 307-315

 

Comparison of laparoscopic and percutaneous cryoablation for treatment of renal masses

EH Kim, YS Tanagho, NE Saad, SB Bhayani, RS Figenshau

Urology 83 (5), 1081-1087

 

Endopyelotomy for pediatric ureteropelvic junction obstruction: a review of our 25-year experience

EH Kim, YS Tanagho, EJ Traxel, PF Austin, RS Figenshau, DE Coplen

The Journal of urology 188 (4), 1628-1633

 

Retroperitoneal robot-assisted partial nephrectomy for posterior renal masses is associated with earlier hospital discharge: a single-institution retrospective comparison

EH Kim, JA Larson, AM Potretzke, NK Hulsey, SB Bhayani, RS Figenshau

Journal of endourology 29 (10), 1137-1142

 

Port site metastasis after surgery for renal cell carcinoma: harbinger of future metastasis

J Song, E Kim, J Mobley, G Vemana, Y Tanagho, J Vetter, S Bhayani, Paul Russo, Oscar Fugita, Stephen Shei-Dei Yang, Masatsugu Iwamura, Robert S Figenshau

The Journal of urology 192 (2), 364-368

 

Management of benign prostatic hyperplasia

EH Kim, JA Larson, GL Andriole

Annual review of medicine 67, 137-151

 

Magnetic resonance imaging–targeted vs. conventional transrectal ultrasound–guided prostate biopsy: Single-institution, matched cohort comparison

EH Kim, G Vemana, MH Johnson, JM Vetter, AJ Rensing, MC Strother, Kathryn J Fowler, Gerald L Andriole

Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations 33 (3), 109. e1-109. e6

 

Off-clamp robot-assisted partial nephrectomy: initial Washington University experience

YS Tanagho, SB Bhayani, EH Kim, GS Sandhu, NP Vaughn, R Sherburne Figenshau

Journal of endourology 26 (10), 1284-1289

 

Robot-assisted partial nephrectomy: off-clamp technique

GS Sandhu, EH Kim, YS Tanagho, SB Bhayani, RS Figenshau

Journal of endourology 27 (1), 4-7

 

Perioperative complications of robot-assisted partial nephrectomy

EH Kim, JA Larson, M Figenshau, RS Figenshau

Current urology reports 15 (1), 377

 

Presence of magnetic resonance imaging suspicious lesion predicts Gleason 7 or greater prostate cancer in biopsy-naive patients

JK Weaver, EH Kim, JM Vetter, KJ Fowler, CL Siegel, GL Andriole

Urology 88, 119-124

 

Off-clamp robot-assisted partial nephrectomy for complex renal tumors

EH Kim, YS Tanagho, GS Sandhu, SB Bhayani, RS Figenshau

Journal of endourology 26 (9), 1177-1182

 

Partial nephrectomy in two patients with known T3a tumours involving the renal vein

EH Kim, S Jain, BM Benway, RS Figenshau

BJU international 109 (9), 1345-1348

 

Determination of the role of negative magnetic resonance imaging of the prostate in clinical practice: is biopsy still necessary?

RS Wang, EH Kim, JM Vetter, KJ Fowler, AS Shetty, AJ Mintz, Niraj G Badhiwala, Robert L Grubb III, Gerald L Andriole

Urology 102, 190-197

 

Camera-port site metastasis of a renal-cell carcinoma after robot-assisted partial nephrectomy

JB Song, YS Tanagho, EH Kim, PH Abbosh, G Vemana, RS Figenshau

Journal of endourology 27 (6), 732-739

 

Postoperative surveillance imaging for patients undergoing nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma

EH Kim, SA Strope

Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations 33 (12), 499-502

 

Detection of high grade prostate cancer among PLCO participants using a prespecified 4-kallikrein marker panel

EH Kim, GL Andriole, ED Crawford, DD Sjoberg, M Assel, AJ Vickers, Hans Lilja

The Journal of urology 197 (4), 1041-1047


In the News

Areas of Research Interest

Improving the diagnosis and management of prostate cancer, specifically with magnetic resonance imaging of the prostate; comparing minimally invasive treatment options for urologic cancers