Eric Kim, MD

Eric Kim, MD

Surgeon, Urologist

Primary Academic Title

Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Urologic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Robotic surgery for bladder, prostate, kidney, ureter/renal pelvis, testis and penile cancers

Research Interest

Biomarkers and imaging for prostate cancer, minimally invasive and non-invasive surgery for kidney and prostate cancer, robotic reconstruction of the urinary tract after bladder removal


  • 2012: MD, Washington University, St. Louis


  • 2012 - 2017: Resident, urologic surgery, Washington University
  • 2017 - 2018: Fellow, minimally invasive surgery, Washington University

Selected Research Publications

Comparison of single-port and multi-port Retzius-sparing robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy.
  • Shiang AL, Palka JK, Balasubramanian S, [...] Kim EH
  • J Robot Surg 2023
Should men undergo MRI before prostate biopsy - CON.
  • Kim EH, Andriole GL
  • Urol Oncol 2023
Acetylated HOXB13 Regulated Super Enhancer Genes Define Therapeutic Vulnerabilities of Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer.
  • Nguyen DT, Yang W, Renganathan A, [...] Kim EH, [...] Mahajan K
  • Clin Cancer Res 2022
Loss of Long Noncoding RNA NXTAR in Prostate Cancer Augments Androgen Receptor Expression and Enzalutamide Resistance.
  • Ghildiyal R, Sawant M, Renganathan A, [...] Kim EH, [...] Mahajan NP
  • Cancer Res 2022
Predicting prostate cancer-specific mortality using SEER.
  • Henning GM, Kim EH
  • Lancet Digit Health 2021

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Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

  • West St. Louis County

    Medical Office Building 2, 10 Barnes West Drive
    Creve Coeur, MO 63141

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