Hyung Leona Kim-Schluger
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Hyung Leona Kim-Schluger, MD

Liver Medicine, Liver Transplantation

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About Me

Dr. Kim-Schluger is the Associate Director of The Recanati/Miller Transplantation Institute and was named the Sydney J. Zweig Professor of Medicine. 

Dr. Kim -Schluger's expertise is the management of liver transplant recipients, as well as on the natural course and treatment of hepatitis C. Among her research efforts have been studies that named to identify different treatment options for patients with hepatitis C virus infection; to better understand the course of hepatitis C after liver transplantation and to determine the best immunosuppressive drug regimens for liver transplant recipients.

Dr. Kim-Schluger also has a special interest in the controversial issues and ethical dilemmas of organ allocation.

In the News
Dr. Kim-Schluger discusses hepatitis C in The Daily News feature The Daily Check Up.
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Dr. Kim-Schluger recipient of endowed Professorship: Read Here

Visit the RMTI website:  https://www.mountsinai.org/locations/recanati-miller-transplant

Language
English
Position
PROFESSOR | Medicine, Liver Diseases
Hospital Affiliations
  • The Mount Sinai Hospital