Joseph W. Kim, MD

Specialty

Hematology, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

Conditions & Treatments

Bladder Cancer, Immunotherapy, Prostate Cancer


Phone
(877) 925-3637
Accepting New Patients
Telehealth Visits

Biography

Dr. Joseph Kim received his medical oncology fellowship training at National Cancer Institute, NIH, where he received training in development of clinical trials of novel cancer therapies for genitourinary cancers and other solid tumors. He is also a recipient of several awards, including Young Investigator Award by Conquer Cancer Foundation, American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). Dr. Kim specializes in early phase clinical trials of novel cancer therapies and in caring for patients with prostate cancer, urinary tract and bladder cancer, penile cancer, testicular cancer, and other genitourinary malignancies. Dr. Kim research interest include DNA repair pathway, mTOR pathway, tumor hypoxia, cancer immunotherapy. Dr. Kim is currently spearheading several NCI-sponsored clinical trials of PARP inhibitor, olaparib in combination wtih a VEGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor, cediranib, in prostate cancer (CTEP# 9984) and in other advanced solid tumors (CTEP #9881) as well as a mTOR inhibitor, sapanisertib (aka TAK228 or MLN0128) for advanced urinary tract cancers (CTEP #9767) as the Study Chair. He is an active member of Society of Immunotherapy of Cancer, AACR and ASCO.

Gender

Male

Language(s)

English;Korean

Affiliated With

Smilow Cancer Hospital, Yale Medicine

Locations

Education & Training

Education

Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Residency

Emory University School of Medicine

Fellowship

National Institue of Health

Accepted Insurance

Insurance coverage regularly changes, please contact the doctor’s office directly to verify that your specific insurance plan is accepted.

  • aetna
  • anthem bc/bs
  • berkeley care network
  • cigna healthcare
  • community care network
  • connecticare
  • corvel
  • first health network
  • focus healthcare
  • great west
  • husky
  • medicaid
  • medicare
  • multiplan
  • oxford health plans
  • railroad medicare
  • tricare/champus
  • united healthcare
  • us family health plan
  • wellcare