Esther Kim, MD

Esther Kim, MD Specialties: Dermatology

Esther Kim, MD
Specialties: Dermatology
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CUIMC/Herbert Irving Pavilion
161 Fort Washington Avenue
Floor 12
New York, NY 10032
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  • Affinity Health Plan
  • AgeWell
  • Amida Care
  • Emblem/GHI
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  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
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  • Multiplan
  • MVP Health Care
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About Esther Kim, MD

Dr. Esther Kim is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Associate Program Director of the Dermatology Residency Program at Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Kim received her undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and her medical degree from the University of Central Florida. She completed her Transitional Year internship at the University of Central Florida, Osceola Regional Medical Center and completed her Dermatology residency at the University of Chicago where she was selected as Chief Resident.Dr. Kim is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology and the Women's Dermatologic Society. She has authored numerous publications and presented research at national and local conferences. She has a strong interest in medical dermatology and graduate medical education. Dr. Kim is committed to providing evidence-based care and the utmost compassion for her patients of all backgrounds.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Acne

  • Contact Dermatitis

  • Cosmetic Dermatology

  • Eczema

  • General Dermatology

  • Hair Loss

  • Hair, Nails, and Skin Conditions

  • Herpes

  • Hyperhidrosis

  • Lyme Disease

  • Mole

  • Mole and Wart Removal

  • Nail Issues

  • Pediatric Acne

  • Pediatric Eczema

  • Phototherapy

  • Psoriasis

  • Rosacea

  • Skin Biopsy

  • Skin Boils/Cyst

  • Skin Cancer

  • Skin Cancer Diagnosis & Treatment

  • Skin Cancer Screenings

  • Skin Cultures & Treatment

  • Skin Lesions

  • Skin Peeling/Redness

  • Urticaria (Hives)

  • Warts


  • Internship: UCF, Osceola Regional Medical Center
  • Medical School: University of Central Florida
  • Residency: University of Chicago

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology