Biography

Dr. Harry Kim is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon and the director of the Center for Excellence in Hip at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. He is a professor in the department of orthopaedic surgery at UT Southwestern. Dr. Kim graduated from Marianopolis College in Montreal, Quebec with a diploma of collegial studies. He received his medical degree from McGill University and his masters from the University of Toronto. His clinical and research interests are focused on pediatric hip conditions, with an emphasis in Perthes disease.

Education

Medical School
Mcgill University - Canada (1988), Medicine

Research Interest

  • Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH)
  • Pediatric Hip Conditions
  • Perthes Disease

Publications

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IL6 receptor blockade preserves articular cartilage and increases bone volume following ischemic osteonecrosis in immature mice.
Kamiya N, Kuroyanagi G, Aruwajoye O, Kim HKW Osteoarthr. Cartil. 2019 Feb 27 2 326-335
Bio-Inspired Micropatterned Platforms Recapitulate 3D Physiological Morphologies of Bone and Dentinal Cells.
Ma C, Chang B, Jing Y, Kim H, Liu X Adv Sci (Weinh) 2018 Dec 5 12 1801037
Quantitative susceptibility mapping detects neovascularization of the epiphyseal cartilage after ischemic injury in a piglet model of legg-calvé-perthes disease.
Johnson CP, Wang L, Tóth F, Aruwajoye O, Kirkham B, Carlson CS, Kim HKW, Ellermann JM J Magn Reson Imaging 2018 Dec
Etiologic Classification Criteria of ARCO on Femoral Head Osteonecrosis Part 2: Alcohol-Associated Osteonecrosis.
Yoon BH, Jones LC, Chen CH, Cheng EY, Cui Q, Drescher W, Fukushima W, Gangji V, Goodman SB, Ha YC, Hernigou P, Hungerford M, Iorio R, Jo WL, Khanduja V, Kim H, Kim SY, Kim TY, Lee HY, Lee MS, Lee YK, Lee YJ, Mont MA, Sakai T, Sugano N, Takao M, Yamamoto T, Koo KH J Arthroplasty 2018 Sep
Etiologic Classification Criteria of ARCO on Femoral Head Osteonecrosis Part 1: Glucocorticoid-Associated Osteonecrosis.
Yoon BH, Jones LC, Chen CH, Cheng EY, Cui Q, Drescher W, Fukushima W, Gangji V, Goodman SB, Ha YC, Hernigou P, Hungerford M, Iorio R, Jo WL, Khanduja V, Kim H, Kim SY, Kim TY, Lee HY, Lee MS, Lee YK, Lee YJ, Mont MA, Sakai T, Sugano N, Takao M, Yamamoto T, Koo KH J Arthroplasty 2018 Sep
Treatment Patterns and Outcomes of Stable Hips in Infants With Ultrasonic Dysplasia.
Kim HKW, Beckwith T, De La Rocha A, Zepeda E, Jo CH, Sucato D J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2018 Sep

Honors & Awards

  • Arthur Huene Memorial Award for Excellence and Promise in Pediatric Ortohpaedics, POSNA
  • Eight Best Basic Scientific Paper Awards from POSNA
  • New Investigator Recognition Award, ORS
  • Nominated for Best Clinical Paper Awards (three times) from POSNA
  • Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Career Development Award
  • St. Giles Young Investigator Award, POSNA

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Society of Bone and Mineral Research
  • International Perthes Study Group
  • Orthopaedic Research Society
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America