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Irene Kim, MD
Irene Kim, MD

Irene Kim, MD

Assistant Professor


  • Neurosciences - Children's Wisconsin
    9000 W. Wisconsin Ave.
    Milwaukee, WI 53226

    Neenah Clinic - Children's Wisconsin
    130 Second St.
    Neenah, WI 54956

Contact Information


Fellowship, Pediatric Neurosurgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, 2016-2017
Residency, Neurological Surgery, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, 2010-2016
Internship, Neurological Surgery, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, 2009-2010
MD, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, 2009


Dr. Kim has subspecialty training in pediatric neurosurgery. Her practice includes general pediatric neurosurgery, but she has particular interests in brain tumors, spine tumors, epilepsy, spina bifida, and vascular diseases. She believes in working together as a team to provide the best care for her patients and their families.

Board Certification

  • Neurological Surgery

Surgical Services

  • Epilepsy Surgery (including Vagal Nerve Stimulator)

Conditions Treated

  • Brain Tumors
  • Spine Tumors
  • Epilepsy
  • Spina Bifida
  • Vascular Diseases
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Craniosynostosis and Craniofacial Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Disorders

Clinical Programs


  • Children’s Wisconsin-Milwaukee Campus
  • Children’s Wisconsin-Neenah/Fox Valley

Honors and Awards

2001–2005 – Herman B. Wells Scholarship
2004 – Howard Hughes Medical Institute Capstone Independent Research Opportunity Grant
2005 – Excellence in Research Award, Indiana University Department of Psychology
2017 – Presentation Award, 3rd Place. Third World Congress on Spina Bifida Research & Care