Professor Hoon Yub Kim: Transoral Robotic Thyroidectomy shows promising results with ideal outcomes

Posted On 2017-02-09 15:21:30

Prof. Kim’s major academic interests for the research are the thyroid cancer and the related surgery, and in recent years, his research mainly focuses on the preservation of function of the laryngeal nerves with intraoperative neuromonitoring (IONM) during thyroid surgery and development of transoral thyroid surgery which might be referred as the Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES) for thyroid gland. As the result, more than 70 articles in the various peer-reviewed journals and the five textbooks written in Korean and English language which he had authored have been published to date, and the number of the publication is rapidly increasing recently.


Professor Hoon Yub Kim