I am a clinical provider and researcher at Cincinnati Children’s. My clinical specialties are pediatric musculoskeletal disorders and orthopedics. As a researcher, my interests include pediatric musculoskeletal disease and magnetic resonance (MR) techniques.
One particular disease I’m investigating is Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), a degenerative genetic disorder that leads to muscle breakdown and weakness. My work aims to discover a cure for this debilitating and devastating disease.
My research has been funded by grants from the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) and Cincinnati Children’s.
I obtained board certification from the American Board of Radiology in 2012.
MD: Korea University College of Medicine, Guro Hospital, Seoul, Korea, 1999.
MA: Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea, 2004.
Residency: Resident in Radiology, Guro Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.
Certification: American Board of Radiology, July 2012.
Pediatric musculoskeletal disease
Advanced MR technique
A Comprehensive Assessment of the Harms of Fine-Needle Aspiration Biopsy for Thyroid Nodules: A Systematic Review. Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2023; 38:104-116.
Modifying effect of the serum level of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) on the association between BDNF methylation and long-term cardiovascular outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndrome. Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine. 2023; 9.
Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors and Endocrine Disorders: A Position Statement from the Korean Endocrine Society. Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2022; 37:839-850.
Modifying Effect of the Interleukin-18 Level on the Association between BDNF Methylation and Long-Term Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 2022; 23.
The new diagnostic criteria for myelodysplasia-related acute myeloid leukemia is useful for predicting clinical outcome: comparison of the 4th and 5th World Health Organization classifications. Annals of Hematology. 2022; 101:2645-2654.
Interactive Effects of Serum Leptin Levels and Physical Comorbidity on the Pharmacotherapeutic Response of Depressive Disorders. Clinical Psychopharmacology and Neuroscience. 2022; 20:662-674.
Thyroglobulin Levels as a Predictor of Papillary Cancer Recurrence After Thyroid Lobectomy. Anticancer Research. 2022; 42:5619-5627.
Patellofemoral Instability in Children: Imaging Findings and Therapeutic Approaches. Korean Journal of Radiology. 2022; 23:674-687.
Improved Erythrocyte Deformability Induced by Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibitors in Type 2 Diabetic Patients. Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy. 2022; 36:59-67.
Effectiveness of Combining Bevacizumab With First-Line Chemotherapy Regimens for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer in Real-World Practice. Clinical Colorectal Cancer. 2021; 20:101-112.e6.
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