Steve S. Kim

Assistant Professor of Urology

Areas of treatment:

Undescended Testis
Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction
Vesicoureteral Reflux
Complex Urinary Reconstruction
Minimally Invasive Pediatric Urology


  • Pediatric Urology


  • Department of Pediatrics
  • Department of Urology


  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Steve S. Kim, MD, MSCE

Assistant Professor of Urology

Practicing location:

  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles

About this doctor:

Dr. Kim graduated cum laude from Yale University with a B.S. in biology and continued his education at the Cornell University Medical College where he obtained his M.D. Following medical school he pursued residency training in Urology at the Keck School of Medicine of  the University of Southern California. It was during his time as a resident at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles where he developed an interest in treating children with congenital urologic anomalies. He then completed three years of fellowship training in Pediatric Urology at the the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. During his fellowship training, he was awarded a National Institutes of Health T32 training grant and completed a Master’s program in Clinical Epidemiology at the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Dr. Kim’s research interests include improving the outcomes, the quality, the safety, and the delivery of health care to children who suffer from urologic conditions.


B.S., Biology, Yale University
Doctor of Medicine, Cornell University Medical College
Master's of Science in Clinical Epidemiology (MSCE), University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine


Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California , General Surgery


Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Urology


The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Pediatric Urology

Professional society memberships:

American Urology Association


NIH-NIDDK T32 scholar