Dr Hee-Kyung (Shannon) Kim

BSc (Med), MBBS, FRACS (Urol)

Level 3, Suite 7, 66 Pacific Highway, St Leonards NSW 2065

Level 1, 33 York Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Fax: (02) 9804 8721


Urology and male fertility issues

Dr Shannon Kim is an attentive and empathetic urological surgeon, who is passionate about andrology and dedicated to treating male infertility.

She is an accomplished and proficient micro surgeon, whose experience in the male genitourinary system enables her to offer comprehensive treatment to men with infertility problems.

After graduating from New York University, Dr Kim completed her MBBS at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) before specialising in Urology. Dr Kim spent time further developing her skills at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), where she worked with Dr. Craig Neiderberger and Dr. Lawrence Ross, two of the foremost male infertility experts in the United States.

Following her return to Australia, Dr Kim has been working alongside Dr David Golovsky (retired: 2017), the country’s leading expert in male infertility, and undertaking a shared research project with a team from the UIC into clomiphene citrate (hormome optimisation for male infertility).

She currently also works at The Royal Hospital for Women in Randwick and is a conjoint lecturer at UNSW.

Dr Kim is very popular with patients, who appreciate her expertise in providing specialist care for extreme male factor infertility, and her thorough approach to their treatment.

Well-read and knowledgeable, Dr Kim is also fluent in Korean.

Special Interests:

  • Erectile dysfunction and ejaculation disorders
  • Male infertility and Microsurgery: Vasectomy reversal, Varicocoele, Surgical sperm retrieval
  • Female urology and Urodynamics
  • Laser stone surgery
  • Benign Prostate Hypertophy (BPH)

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