Anthony W. Kim

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, LA, USA

Anthony W. Kim M.D. is an academic general thoracic surgeon who holds the Jeffrey P. Smith Endowed Chair of Surgery as the Chief of the Division of Thoracic Surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California. His busy clinical practice is dedicated to the surgical therapy for the entire range of thoracic diseases and also encompasses utilizing minimally invasive and complex open approaches for the entire range of these disorders. Among other clinical and translational areas, his research interests include studying thoracic surgery issues using large datasets. He is well-regarded as a faculty mentor to many trainees in medicine and surgery. He also serves on the editorial board for several other major scientific surgical journals.