Professor Dae Kim

Consultant ENT and Head & Neck Surgeon

QualificationsMBChB BDS MSs FRCS (Orl-HNS) PhD

Languages spoken:English, Korean

Main NHS base:

  • St George's University Hospital

Member of:

  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • British Medical Association
  • Otolaryngological Research Society
  • British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons
  • British Association of Otolaryngologists – Head & Neck Surgeons


Clinical interests:

  • All aspects of general adult and paediatric (16+) ENT disorders
  • Ear & hearing problems
  • Nasal and sinus problems
  • Voice and throat problems
  • ‘Key-hole’ thyroid and parathyroid surgery


Training and Background

Professor Kim’s is based at St George’s University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. He is dual-qualified in Medicine and Dentistry. He then trained at Edinburgh and Cambridge teaching hospitals. Professor Kim completed his specialist ENT surgery training and an Advanced Fellowship in Head & Neck and Endocrine Surgery at Toronto University Hospital; gaining expertise in minimally-invasive ‘key-hole’ thyroid and parathyroid surgery. Prof Kim is a Specialist Advisor for the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE).