Kyoung-Kon Kim
(대사비만센터) 가정의학과 Family Medicine VIP건강증진센터 웰니스클리닉 Kyoung-Kon Kim Favorite Doctor
  • SpecialtyObesity (metabolic syndrome), Menopause, Pain, International clinic
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Obesity and metabolic syndrome
Post-operative care of bariatric/metabolic surgery
Female menopause & male androgen deficiency
Tension headache, shoulder pain, low back pain
International clinic

2007 Yonsei University College of Medicine, Ph.D.
2004 Yonsei University College of Medicine, M.S.
2003 Residentship, Family Medicine, Severance Hospital
1995 Yonsei University College of Medicine, M.D.
2019~ Director of VIP Health Promotion Center, Gachon University Gil Medical Center
2006~ Department of Family Medicine, Gachon University Gil Medical Center, Professor
2005~2006 Health Service Center, Yonsei University
2013 The Boden Institute of Obesity Nutrition Exercise and Eating Disorders, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
2003 Family Medicine Specialist
1995 Medical Licence
Kyoung-Kon Kim
2020 조수환, 김경곤. 외래 기반 임상 현장에서의 약물 치료 중심의 비만 진료. Korean J Fam Pract 2020;10(2):77-86.
2019 Kim KK. Understanding the Mechanism of Action and Clinical Implications of Anti-Obesity Drugs Recently Approved in Korea. Korean J Fam Med 2019 ;40(2):63–71.
2019 Kim KK, Lee KR, Suh HS, Ko KD, Hwang IC. Association between shift work and suicidal ideation: data from the Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (2008-2016). Scand J Work Environ Health 2019;
2019 Lim J, Han K, Kim SY, et al. Effects of central obesity on maternal complications in Korean women of reproductive age. Obesity Research & Clinical Practice 2019;13(2):156–63.
2019 Seo MH, Lee W-Y, Kim SS, et al. 2018 Korean Society for the Study of Obesity Guideline for the Management of Obesity in Korea. J Obes Metab Syndr 2019;28(1):40–5.
2019 Lee YJ, Heo Y, Choi J-H, et al. Association of Circulating Irisin Concentrations with Weight Loss after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2019;16(4):660.
2019 김경곤. 국내에서 현재 장기간 사용목적으로 선택할 수 있는 비만 치료약제의 작용기전과 임상응용. J Korean Med Assoc 2019;62(11):588.
2018 Moon J, Hwang IC, Kim KK, Kang WC, Cha J-Y, Moon Y-A. Casual alcohol consumption is associated with less subclinical cardiovascular organ damage in Koreans: a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health 2018;18(1):1091.
2018 Ko KD, Kim KK, Baek J-O, Suh HS, Hwang IC. A Possible Case of Statin-Induced Ichthyosis in an Elderly Woman. Korean Journal of Family Medicine 2018;39(1):51.
2017 Lee KR, Ko KD, Hwang IC, Suh HS, Kim KK. Association between blood lead levels and blood pressures in a non-smoking healthy Korean population. Postgrad Med J 2017;93(1103):513–8.
2017 Bray GA, Kim KK, Wilding JPH, World Obesity Federation. Obesity: a chronic relapsing progressive disease process. A position statement of the World Obesity Federation. Obes Rev 2017;18(7):715–23.
2017 Ko KD, Kim KK, Lee KR. Does Weight Gain Associated with Thiazolidinedione Use Negatively Affect Cardiometabolic Health? Journal of Obesity & Metabolic Syndrome 2017;26(2):102–6.
2017 Lim J, Cho YH, Yamamoto H, Eng A, Markovic T, Kim KK. Governmental or Social Support of Bariatric Surgery in the Asia-Pacific Region. Journal of Obesity & Metabolic Syndrome 2017;26(1):10–4.
2017 Cho NY, Kim KW, Kim KK. Genomic health status assessed by a cytokinesis-block micronucleus cytome assay in a healthy middle-aged Korean population. Mutation Research/Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis 2017;814:7–13.
2017 Lee KR, Bae JH, Hwang IC, Kim KK, Suh HS, Ko KD. Effect of Influenza Vaccination on Risk of Stroke: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. NED 2017;48(3–4):103–10.
2017 Kim SY, Oh KY, Chung J-W, et al. Endoscopic Treatment of Diverse Complications Caused by Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding: A Study in Eastern Asia. Gut Liver 2017;11(4):497–503.
2015 Kim SB, Kim KK, Chung JW, Kim SM. Initial Experiences of Laparoscopic Gastric Greater Curvature Plication in Korea-A Review of 64 Cases. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2015;25(10):793–9.
2015 Kim SG, Ko KD, Hwang IC, et al. Relationship between indices of obesity obtained by anthropometry and dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry: The Fourth and Fifth Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (KNHANES IV and V, 2008-2011). Obes Res Clin Pract 2015;9(5):487–98.
2015 Cho H, Yoon H, Ha K, et al. Serum Carcinoembryonic Antigen Level Is Associated with Coronary Artery Calcium Score in Healthy Korean Adults. Korean Journal of Family Practice 2015;5(3):368–74.
2015 Lee K, Choi S, Jun S, et al. Body Composition and Metabolic Risk Variables for Obesity in Korean Healthy Women. Journal of Nutritional Disorders & Therapy 2015;05(03).
2015 Kim KK, Yeong L-L, Caterson ID, Harris MF. Analysis of factors influencing general practitioners’ decision to refer obese patients in Australia: a qualitative study. BMC Fam Pract 2015;16(1):45.
2015 김경곤. 장기간 사용이 허가된 비만 치료제의 안전성. Korean J Obes 2015;24(1):17–27.
2015 Ko KD, Lee JJ, Kim KK, Suh HS, Hwang IC, Choi SJ. Hepatic Visceral Larva Migrans Due to Toxocara Canis in a 72-Year-Old Man. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 2015;46(2):181–3.
2015 Lim S-H, Kim K-K, Kang W-C, et al. The relationship between blood pressure control rate and body fat in patients diagnosed with hypertension. Korean J Fam Pract 2015;5(3, suppl. 2):1–6.
2015 Hwang IC, Park SM, Yun YH, Kim KK. Gaps in Health-Related Quality of Life Among Survivors of Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease: The Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2005 (KNHANES III). Asia Pac J Public Health 2015;27(2):NP681-690.
2014 Choi JY, Lee K, Lee SM, et al. Efficacy and safety of human placental extract for alcoholic and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis: an open-label, randomized, comparative study. Biol Pharm Bull 2014;37(12):1853–9.
2014 Ko KD, Kim KK, Suh HS, Hwang IC. Associations between the GNB3 C825T polymorphism and obesity-related metabolic risk factors in Korean obese women. Academic Psychiatry 2014;37(11):1117–20.
2014 Kim KK, Suh HS, Hwang IC, Ko KD. Influence of eating behaviors on short-term weight loss by orlistat and anorectic agent. Eat Behav 2014;15(1):87–90.
2014 Hwang IC, Park JY, Ahn HY, et al. Effects of CYP3A5, CYP2C19, and CYP2B6 on the clinical efficacy and adverse outcomes of sibutramine therapy: a crucial role for the CYP2B6*6 allele. Clin Chim Acta 2014;428:77–81.
2013 Hwang IC, Kim KK, Ahn HY, Suh HS, Oh SW. Effect of the G-protein β3 subunit 825T allele on the change of body adiposity in obese female. Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism 2013;15(3):284–6.
2013 Hwang IC, Ahn HY, Park SM, Shim JY, Kim KK. Clinical changes in terminally ill cancer patients and death within 48 h: when should we refer patients to a separate room? Support Care Cancer 2013;21(3):835–40.
2013 Moon K-H, Ryu S-K, Kim K-K, Suh H-S, Hwang IC. Relationship between Metabolic Syndrome and Uterine Fibroids in Premenopausal Korean Women. Korean Journal of Family Practice 2013;3(4):437–41.
2013 Jang HM, Kim SK, Kim NY, et al. Association between Personality and Eating Style in Korean Obese Adults. The Korean Journal of Obesity 2013;22(2):100.
2012 Yeo J, Kim KK, Hwang IC. Association between the Severity of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and High Sensitivity C-reactive Protein in Adults. The Korean Journal of Obesity 2012;21(3):166.
2011 Yeo J, Kim KK, Hwang IC. Association between the Severity of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and High Sensitivity C-reactive Protein in Adults. The Korean Journal of Obesity 2012;21(3):166.
2011 Hwang I-C, Kim K-K, Jee S-H, Kang H-C. A comparison of predictability of cardiovascular events between each metabolic component in patients with metabolic syndrome based on the revised National Cholesterol Education Program criteria. Yonsei Med J 2011;52(2):220–6.
2011 Hwang I-C, M.D, Ph.D, et al. Predictability of Impending Events for Death within 48 Hours in Terminal Cancer Patients. The Korean Journal of Hospice and Palliative Care 2011;14(1):28–33.
2011 Kim KK. Pharmacotherapy for obesity. Journal of the Korean Medical Association 2011;54(4):409.
2011 Kim K, Kim K, Hwang I, Lee K, Suh H. The Relation of Plasma Osteocalcin and BMI in Subjects Who Visited a Health Promotion Center of a General Hospital. The Korean Journal of Obesity 2011;20(2):51.
2011 Hwang IC, Kim KK, Lee KS, Kim SS. The Usefulness of Indices for Central Obesity Estimated by Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis in the Diagnosis of Metabolic Syndrome. Korean Journal of Health Promotion 2011;11(2):64–71.
2011 Yoon J, Kim KK, Hwang I cheol, Lee KS, Suh HS. Association between Body Mass Index, Abdominal Obesity Defined by Waist Circumference Criteria, and Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate in Healthy Korean Adults - 2007 the Korea National Health and Nutrition Survey -. The Korean Journal of Obesity 2011;20(4):202.
2010 Lee KR, Sweeney G, Kim WY, Kim KK. Serum ferritin is linked with aortic stiffness in apparently healthy Korean women. Crit Pathw Cardiol 2010;9(3):160–3.
2010 Hwang IC, Lee MK, Kim KK, et al. Applying Inhaled Furosemide for Refractory Breathlessness in Terminally-ill Cancer Patients: Based on Seminar of Palliative Medicine Research Group, The Korean Academy of Family Medicine. Korean Journal of Hospice and Palliative Care 2010;13(4):252–6.
2009 Cho HJ, Kim HK, Kim KK, et al. Delirium in the Final Weeks of Terminally Ill Cancer Patients. Korean Journal of Family Medicine 2009;30(4):285.
2009 Hwang IC, Kuk MJ, Kim KK, et al. One case of malignant mixed müllerian tumor developed in a postmenopausal woman under hormone therapy. Korean Journal of Family Medicine 2009;30(9):723–7.
2009 Hwang IC, Kim KK, Kang HC, Kang DR. Validity of Stature-predicted Equations using Knee Height for Elderly and Mobility Impaired Persons in Koreans. Epidemiol Health 2009;31:e2009004.
2009 Kim YS, Kim KK, Hwang IC. Aspirin Usage Based on Evidence for the Prevention of Cardio-Cerebrovascular Disease. Korean Journal of Family Medicine 2009;30(4):249.
2009 Shin YT, Kim KK, Hwang IC. Clinical Implication of Plasma Uric Acid Level. Korean Journal of Family Medicine 2009;30(9):670. Hwang IC, Jo YM, Kim KK. The usefulness of waist to hip ratio estimated by bioelectric impedance analysis in diagnosing metabolic syndrome based on NCEP-ATP III guideline. The Korean Journal of Obesity 2009;18(3):79–86.
2009 Lee KS, Hwang IC, Kim SS, Kim KK. Perception of Obesity and Its Related Factors. The Korean Journal of Obesity 2009;18(3):116–22.
2008 Park HS, Kim KK, Yoon J, Lee KR, Suh HS. Two Cases of Dengue Fever in Family Medicine. Journal of the Korean Academy of Family Medicine 2008;29(1):48–51.
2008 Hwang IC, Kim KK, Suh DH, Lee KR. The Cut Off Value of Body Fat Percentage for Diagnosing Obesity Among Selected Number of Elementary School Students in Seoul. The Korean Journal of Obesity 2008;17(4):169–74.
2007 Wu BW, Je SK, Kim KK, Kang HC, Youn BB. Level of Understanding of Importance of Preventing and Treating Dermatophytoses in Diabetic Patients. Journal of the Korean Academy of Family Medicine 2007;28(5):359–66.
2006 Kim KK, Kang HC, Kim SS, Youn BB. Influence of weight reduction by sibutramine on female sexual function. International journal of obesity 2006;30(5):758–763.
2006 Suh DH, Oh DH, Seo HS, et al. Factors Attributing to Increasing Attempts at Central Venous Catheterization. J Korean Acad Fam Med 2006;27(4):288–93.
2006 Kim KK, Cho H-J, Kang H-C, Youn B-B, Lee K-R. Effects on Weight Reduction and Safety of Short-Term Phentermine Administration in Korean Obese People. Yonsei Med J 2006;47(5):614–25.
2005 Kim K, Kang H, Kim C, Cho H, Youn B. Primary Care Physicians’ Attitudes to Community-Based Medical Education and the Wave Model as a New Teaching Method in Ambulatory Care Settings. Korean Journal of Medical Education 2005;17(3):257.
2005 Kang H-C, Shin K-K, Kim K-K, Youn B-B. The effects of the acupuncture treatment for smoking cessation in high school student smokers. Yonsei Med J 2005;46(2):206–12.
2005 You JH, Kwon OB, Kim KK, Kang HC, Son MS, Lee KW. An Analysis of Attitudes on Euthanasia between Residents and Judicial Apprentices. Journal of the Korean Academy of Family Medicine 2005;26(6):327–36.
2005 Kwon OB, Yu JH, Kim KK, Kang HC, Youn BB. How Many Diabetes Patients Know the Name of Hypoglycemic Agents They Are Taking? Journal of the Korean Academy of Family Medicine 2005;26(8):456–63.
2004 Lee HK, Lee YG, Lee BG, et al. Change of Body Composition in Obese Women with Short-term Low Calory Diets. Journal of the Korean Academy of Family Medicine 2004;25(1):21–7.