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Prof. Dae Kim, Consultant ENT Surgeon

Specialist Details
Full name

Prof. Dae Kim




Consultant ENT Surgeon


Ear, nose and throat surgery, Paed Ear, Nose and Throat surgery

Site specialisation

Head  and neck, thyroid, parathyroid surgery

Site specialisation 2
Clinical interests

Complex head and neck surgery, minimally-invasive and robotic thyroid and parathyroid surgery, voice and laryngeal problems.

Background Information

Prof Kim is based at the St George's University Hospital, London and works closely with the Royal Marsden Hospital oncologists. He is dual-qualified in Medicine (Edinburgh University) and Dentistry (Birmingham University). He subsequently trained at Edinburgh, Cambridge and Birmingham teaching hospitals.  He completed an Advanced Fellowship in Head and Neck Oncology at the Toronto General Hospital and the Mount Sinai Hospitals, and gained additional training in minimally-invasive 'key-hole' thyroid and parathyroid surgery (under Professor David Terris (USA) and Professor Paulo Miccoli (Italy) and robotic surgery (under Prof. Chung (Seoul/Korea). His current research is based at the Institute of Cancer Research (London) studying immunotherapy of thyroid and head and neck cancers.

Languages spoken

English, Korean

Regular Cromwell clinics


Clinic days

Mon: Tue: amWed: Thurs: Fri: Sat:

Appointments telephone number

07950 440575

Additional Career Information
Year qualified



British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons, British Association and Head and Neck Oncologists, ENT-UK.

NHS hospitals

St George's


Honorable Senior Lecturer, St George's University of London

Research interests

Molecular and translational research in thyroid and head and neck cancers (Institute of Cancer Research), innovations in minimally-invasive techniques in thyroid/parathyroid and head and neck surgery.

Key published papers

Poller DN, Glaysher S, Agrawal A, Caldera S, Kim D, Yiangou C. BRAF V600 co-testing in thyroid FNA cytology: short-term experience in a large cancer centre in the UK. J Clin Pathol. 2014 Aug;67(8):684-9. D S Kim, J C Watkinson, J A Franklyn et al. Pituitary tumor transforming gene (PTTG) drives genetic instability in thyroid cells. Oncogene 2005:24:4861-6. Lee HS, Kim D, Lee SY, Byeon HK, Kim WS, Hong HJ, Koh YW, Choi EC. Robot-assisted versus endoscopic submandibular gland resection via retroauricular approach: a prospective nonrandomized study. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2013 Dec 17. M Shah, R Nassif, D S Kim, S Eski, J L Freeman. Efficacy and safety of Central Compartment Neck Dissections for Recurrent Thyroid Carcinoma. Arch Otolaryngol Surg Jan 2012. D S Kim, Franklyn JA, Boelaert K, et al. Pituitary tumor transforming gene (PTTG) stimulates thyroid cell proliferation via a VEGF/KDR/ID3 autocrine pathway. J Clin Endoclinol Metab. 2006; 91(11):4603-11.


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