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Jean Kim, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery


Appointment Phone


Main Location

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

Out-of-State & International Patients +
Out of State Patients

Call 410-464-6641 (8a.m. to 6p.m., EST, Mon-Fri)

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International Patients

Call +1-410-502-7683 (7a.m. to 6p.m., EST, Mon-Fri)

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  • Associate Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • Associate Professor of Medicine

Centers & Institutes



Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

Appointment Phone: 443-997-6467

4940 Eastern Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21224 map
Phone: 410-550-0460


Allergic Rhinitis, Allergy and Immunology , Aspirin Allergy, Autoimmune Disorders, Chronic Sinusitis, Chronic Sinusitis with Polyps, Nasal Obstruction, Nasal Polyps, Otolaryngology, Paranasal Sinus Tumors, Sinus Problems, Sinus Problems - Adult, Sinusitis, Sinusitis and Nasal Polyposis

Research Interests

Sinus and nasal epithelial cell biology and function; Pathogenesis of Chronic Rhinosinusitis; Pathogenesis of Chronic Rhinosinusitis with Nasal Polyposis; Mechanisms of Innate and Adaptive Immunity in Chronic Rhinosinusitis; Chronic rhinosinusitis in autoimmune disease; Pathogenesis of nasal polyposis; Epithelial cell dysfunction of the upper airways; Gene regulation of cytokine expression; Pathogenesis of anosmia


Dr. Jean Kim graduated from the School of Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh and is currently the Director of the Core of the Sinusitis Program Project in the Johns Hopkins Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.

Dr. Kim's primary clinical specialties include chronic rhinosinusitis, nasal polyps, and chronic rhinosinusitis in autoimmune diseases. Dr. Kim's primary location is Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. more

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    Additional Information

  • Education +


    • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine / MD PhD (1990)


    • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery (1995)


    • American Board of Otolaryngology / Otolaryngology-General (1996)
  • Research & Publications +

    Clinical Trial Keywords: Epithelium and Chronic Rhinosinusitis, Mechanism of Host Defense in Chronic Rhinosinusitis

  • Academic Affiliations & Courses +
  • Activities & Honors +


    • American Association of Cancer Research
    • American Society of Clinical Oncology
    • European Society of Medical Oncology
  • Videos & Media +


    Sinus Surgery: Nici's Story

    Recent News Articles & Media Coverage

    A Revealing Biopsy for Sjogren’s Syndrome, HeadWay (Spring 2015)

    Recorded Online Seminar: Thinking of Sinus Surgery?

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