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Yuli Y. Kim, MD

Yuli Y. Kim, MD Physician

Director, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Assistant Professor C-E Assistant Professor C-E

Dr. Kim is employed by Penn Medicine.

About Dr. Yuli Y. Kim

Recognized by America's Top Doctors 2015 - 2017

Recognized in Philadelphia magazine's May 2018 Top Docs issue

Patient Satisfaction Ratings

Patient Rating Breakdown

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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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Clinical Specialties


  • Cardiology

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Cardiovascular Disease, 2008

Clinical Expertise:

  • Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Congenital Heart Disease in Adult
  • Marfan Syndrome

Description of Clinical Expertise

Adult congenital heart disease

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • Amerihealth Caritas Medicare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: University of Virginia
Residency: Johns Hopkins Hospital
Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Boston


Adult Congenital Heart Association, National Alliance for Adult Research in Congenital Cardiology, National American College of Cardiology, National American Society of Echocardiography, National International Society of Adult Congenital Heart Disease, International

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Kim is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.


Description of Research Expertise:

Congenital heart disease
Echocardiography, adult congenital heart disease

Selected Publications:

Deng LX, Gleason LP, Khan AM, Drajpuch D, Fuller S, Goldberg LA, Mascio CE, Partington SL, Tobin L, Kim YY, Kovacs AH.: Advance Care Planning in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease: A Patient Priority. Int J Cardiol 231 : 105-109,2017.

Venuti M, Gleason LP, Kim YY: Predictors of Non-Attendance in an Adult Congenital Heart Disease Outpatient Clinic. 27th Annual International Symposium on Adult Congenital Heart Disease : 2017.

Kim YY: Right Heart Anomalies Practice of Clinical Echocardiography : 2016.

Kim YY, Ruckdeschel ES: Approach to residual pulmonary valve dysfunction in adults with repaired tetralogy of Fallot. Heart 102 (19): 1520-1526,2016.

Kim YY, Rathod RH, Gauvreau K, Keenan EM, Del Nido P, Geva T: Factors associated with severe aortic dilation in patients with Fontan palliation. Heart 103 (4): 280-286,2016.

Londono-Obregon C, Goldmuntz E, Davey BT, Zhang X, Slap GB, Kim YY: Adult CHD: the ongoing need for physician counselling about heredity and contraceptive options. Cardiol Young : 1-6,2016.

D’Souza BA, Epstein AE, Garcia FC. Kim YY, Agarwal SC, Belott PH, Burke M, Leon AR, Morgan JM, Patton KK, Shah M: Outcomes in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease Receiving the Subcutaneous Implantable-Cardioverter Defibrillator: Results From a Pooled Analysis From the IDE Study and EFFORTLESS S-ICD Registry. JACC-Clinical Electrophysiology : 2016.

Deng LX, Khan AM, Drajpuch D, Fuller S, Ludmir J, Mascio CE, Partington SL, Qadeer A, Tobin L, Kovacs AH, Kim YY: Prevalence and Correlates of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease. Am J Cardiol 117 (5): 853-857,2016.

Tsaur S, Gleason L, Kim YY: Quality Indicator Completion Rates in Adults with Tetralogy of Fallot. Adult Congenital Heart Association 8th Annual Conference Orlando, FL : 2016.

D’Souza BA, Fuller S, Gleason LP, Hornsby N, Wald J, Krok K, Shaked A, Goldberg LR, Pochettino A, Olthoff KM, Kim YY: Single-Center Outcomes of Combined Heart and Liver Transplantation in the Failing Fontan. Clin Transplant : 2016.

Academic Contact Info

Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
11th Floor, South Pavilion
3400 Civic Center Boulevard

Philadelphia, PA 19104-5127
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)