Hee Joon Kim, MD

Hee 
            Joon 
            Kim, 
                MD
Emory Clinic

Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Section of Oculoplastics, Orbital and Cosmetic Surgery

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Specialties:
Ophthalmology (Board certified since 2011)
Areas of Clinical Interest:
botox
cosmetic surgery
Grave's Disease
oculoplastics
orbital & lid tumors
Office(s) Locations:
Emory Eye Center, Clifton Campus
1365B Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
404 778-2020


Emory Eye Center, Clifton Campus
550 Peachtree Street, 18th Fl, Ste 1850
Atlanta, GA 30308
404 778-2020
Additional Spoken Language(s):
Korean
About Dr. Kim

Dr. Kim specializes in medical and surgical management of adults and children with eyelid, eye socket, and tear drainage problems. Her practice has a diverse scope that includes patients with tumors of the eyelid and eye socket, neurologic conditions such as facial nerve palsies and blepharospasm, autoimmune diseases including thyroid eye diseases and sarcoidosis, injuries to the periocular region from trauma, children with birth defects, and much more. She also performs injections (Botox, Xeomin, and facial fillers) and surgeries for her cosmetic patients.

Dr. Kim provides patient care at the Emory Eye Center, Children’s Hospital of Atlanta at Egleston, and Emory Midtown. She also teaches and supervises residents and fellows at the Atlanta VA Medical Center and Grady Memorial Hospital. Her research interests include orbital implants, infectious processes of the orbit, eyelid and orbital tumors, and thyroid eye disease.

Year Started Practicing: 2010
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 2010
Organizational Memberships:
American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
American Medical Association (AMA)
Education:
Medical School
University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Houston, TX

Internship
University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Houston, TX

Residency
University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Houston, TX

Fellowship
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA