Bette Kim, MD
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Cardiology
Specialties:Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
Dr. Bette Kim is the Echocardiography Director at Mount Sinai West Hospital and the director of the Cardiomyopathy Program. She graduated from the NYU School of Medicine receiving Alpha Omega Alpha honors. She then completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. She continued her training in cardiology at Einstein/Montefiore Medical Center. Her clinical and research interests include hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and echocardiography.
American Board of Internal Medicine
MD, New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
Fellowship, Cardiology, Montefiore Medical Center /Albert Einstein College of Medicine
My research interests involve treatment and management of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. I am currently involved in the following clinical trials: https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01915615 https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02291237
Jose Ricardo F. Po MD, Bette Kim MD, Farhan Aslam MD, Milla Arabadjian NP, Glenda Winson RN, Deborah Cantales RDCS, Josef Kushner BA, Robert Kornberg MD, Mark V. Sherrid MD. Doppler Systolic Signal Void in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Apical Aneurysm and Severe Obstruction without Elevated Intraventricular Velocities, J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2015:28(12):1262-1473.;.
Dan G. Halpern MD, Daniel G. Swistel MD, Jose Ricardo Po MD, Rajeev Joshi MD, Glenda Winson RN, Milla Arabadjian NP, Charles Lopresto BA, Josef Kushner BS, Bette Kim MD, Sandhya K. Balaram MD, Mark V. Sherrid MD. Echocardiography before and after Resect-Plicate-Release Surgical Myectomy for Obstructive Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2015:28(11):1318-1328.;.
Mark V. Sherrid, MD; Aneesha Shetty, MD, MPH; Glenda Winson, RN; Bette Kim, MD; Dan Musat, MD; Carlos L. Alviar, MD; Peter Homel, PhD; Sandhya K. Balaram, MD, PhD; Daniel G. Swistel, MD. Treatment of Obstructive Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Symptoms and Gradient Resistant to First-Line Therapy With β-Blockade or Verapamil, Circ Heart Fail. 2013;6:694-702..;.
Edgar Argulian MD MPH, Franz H. Messerli MD FACC FACP, Emad F. Aziz DO MB CHB, Glenda Winson RN, Vikram Agarwal MD MPH, Firas Kaddaha MD, Bette Kim MD, Mark V. Sherrid MD. Antihypertensive Therapy in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Am J Cardiol 2013;111:1040-1045..;.
Eyad K. Alhaj MD, Bette Kim MD, Deborah Cantales RDCS, Seth Uretsky MD, Farooq A. Chaudhry MD, Mark V. Sherrid MD. Symptomatic Exercise-induced Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction without Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2013;26:556-65..;.
Ellima Cheskis Feiner MD, Milla Arabadjian NP, Glenda Winson RN, Bette Kim MD, Farooq Chaudhry MD, Mark Sherrid MD. Post-prandial Upright Exercise Stress Echocardiography in Obstructive Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;61(24):2487-2488..;.
Bette Kim MD and Farooq Chaudhry MD. How to Perform Stress Echocardiography. Echocardiography in Acute Coronary Syndrome: Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention By Herzog, Eyal (Editor), Chaudhry, Farooq (Editor), Chapter 12, page 161-166, 2009..;.
Jacqueline E. Tamis-Holland MD, Catherine Weinberg MD, Simbo Chiadika MD, Bette Kim, MD. Acute Coronary Syndromes in Women and the Elderly. Acute Coronary Syndrome: Multidisciplinary and Pathway-Based Approach Hong, Mun K.; Herzog, Eyal (Eds.), Chapter 20, page 212-228, 2008..;.
Sanjay Doddamani M.D., Ricardo Bello M.D., Mark A. Friedman M.D., Anita Banerjee M.D., James H. Bowers Jr M.D., Bette Kim M.D., Prashant R. Vennalaganti M.B.B.S., Robert J. Ostfeld M.D., Garet M. Gordon M.D., Divya Malhotra M.D., Daniel M. Spevack M.D. Demonstration of Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Eccentricity by Real Time 3D- Echocardiography: Implications for Determination of Aortic Valve Area. Echocardiography, 2007 Sept; 24(8):860-6..;.
Ababneh AA, Sciacca RR, Kim B, Bergmann SR. Normal limits for left ventricular ejection fraction and volumes estimated with gated myocardial perfusion imaging in patients with normal exercise test results: Influence of tracer, sex, and acquisition camera. Journal of Nuclear Cardiology, 2000 Nov-Dec; 7(6): 661-8. .;.