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Ana H. Kim, MD

  • Associate Professor of Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery at CUMC
  • Co-Director, Cochlear Implant Program
  • Director, Otologic Research

This provider accepts new patients

Appointment Phone Number: (212) 305-5265

This provider sees pediatric patients

Ana H. Kim, MD

Dr. Ana H. Kim is board certified in Otolaryngology and Neurotology, specializing in ear diseases such as hearing loss, cochlear implants, facial nerve disorders, chronic ear diseases, and skull base tumors. She focuses on inner ear disorders and potential therapies.

Dr. Kim graduated from Cornell University and Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her Otolaryngology residency at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, and Neurotology fellowship at the University of Michigan.

She is a member of numerous professional societies and also serves on the New York State Hearing Aid Advisory Board. She has authored numerous publications and has presented nationally and internationally.

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
  • Neurotology

Areas of Expertise

  • Neurotology
  • Skull Base Tumors
  • Pediatric Head & Neck Surgery
  • Otitis Media
  • Middle Ear Disease
  • Dizzy
  • Dizziness
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adult Hearing Aids
  • Cochlear Implantation
  • Ear Disease
  • Ear Drum Perforation
  • Ear Drum Repair
  • Ear Infection
  • Ear Problems
  • Ear Tumors
  • Ear-Hearing and Balance
  • Facial Nerve Disorder
  • Facial Nerve Surgery
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hearing Loss Surgery
  • Implantation of Hearing Device In Temporal Bone
  • Otosclerosis
  • Pediatric Hearing Aids
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Stapedectomy
  • Neuro Otology
  • Tinnitus

Languages Spoken

  • Korean

Education & Training

  • MD, Albert Einsein College of Medicine
  • Internship: St Vincent's Hospital & Medical Center
  • Residency: New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
  • Fellowship: University of Michigan


  • ColumbiaDoctors Midtown

    51 West 51st Street
    Suite: 385
    New York, NY 10019
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 305-5265
  • Harkness Pavilion

    180 Fort Washington Avenue
    Floor: 7
    New York, NY 10032
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 305-8555

Practices and Centers

  • ColumbiaDoctors Midtown

Provider Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Insurance Programs

Please contact the provider's office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

  • Aetna [EPO, HMO, Medicare Managed Care, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
  • Affinity [Access (Exchange), Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care]
  • Amida Care [Special Needs Plan]
  • Cigna [EPO, Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
  • Emblem/HIP [ConnectiCare, EPO, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid Managed Care, POS, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), NYP Employee Plan, Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus [Child/Family Health Plus, Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care]
  • Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care]
  • Healthfirst [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care]
  • Local 1199 [Local 1199]
  • MagnaCare [MagnaCare]
  • Multiplan [Multiplan]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty]
  • UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, Compass (Exchange), EPO, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), POS, PPO]
  • VNSNY CHOICE [SelectHealth]

Honors & Awards

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Distinction in Basic Science Research, 1999
  • New York Eye & Ear Infirmary Resident Teaching Award, 2004
  • J. Swift Henley Excellence in Resident Research Award, 2004
  • Neurotology Fellow Award – American Neurotology Society, 2006
  • Deafness Research Foundation Fellowship Award, 2006
  • Triological Society Career Development Award, 2008
  • SuperDoc (Peer nominated), 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • New York Eye and Ear Resident Teaching Recognition Award, 2014
  • AAO-HNS Honors Award, 2014
  • 9th Annual Metropolitan Resident Research Day (Mentor) – 1st prize, 2014
  • 10th Annual Metropolitan Resident Research Day (Mentor) – 2nd prize, 2015
  • Jorge Buxton Microsurgical Educator Award, 2016