KIM, Kang-Il

Position : Professor / Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Specialty :

 Knee Joint Disease, Minimal Invasive and Computer-Assisted Total Knee Replacement, Partial Knee Replacement, Revision Knee Surgery, Joint-preserving Surgery (Osteotomy & Arthroscopy), Hemophilic Arthritis Operation

Education : 

  • School of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Korea(MD)
  • Kyung Hee University Hospital, Seoul, Korea(Orthopaedic training)
  • Graduate School of Medicine, Kyung Hee University(PhD)

Experience : 

  • Clinical Research Fellow, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA
  • Visiting Professor, Kyushu University Hospital, Japan
  • Post Doc, Graduate School of Medicine ,Okayama University, Japan
  • Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gang Dong, University of Kyung Hee School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
  • Director of International Medical Center, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gang Dong, Seoul, Korea

Research papers/ Book chapters : 

  • Articles
  • Change of Chondral Lesions and Predictive Factors After Medial Open-Wedge High Tibial Osteotomy With a Locked Plate System. Am J Sports Med. 2017 Mar. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Arthroscopic meniscus repair for recurrent subluxation of the lateral meniscus. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2017 Jan. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Three-Dimensional Reconstruction Computed Tomography Evaluation of the Tunnel Location and Angle in Anatomic Single-Bundle Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Comparison of the Anteromedial Portal and Outside-in Techniques. Knee Surg Relat Res. 29(1):11-18, 2017
  • Medial Open-Wedge High Tibial Osteotomy May Adversely Affect the Patellofemoral Joint. Arthroscopy. 2016 Dec 30. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Genome-wide association scans for idiopathic osteonecrosis of the femoral head in a Korean population. Mol Med Rep. 15(2):750-758, 2017
  • Does Cruciate-Retaining Total Knee Arthroplasty Show Better Quadriceps Recovery than Posterior-Stabilized Total Knee Arthroplasty? – Objective Measurement with a Dynamometer in 102 Knees. Clin Orthop Surg. 8(4):379-385, 2016.
  • Blood Management in Total Knee Arthroplasty: Updates and Debates. Knee Surg Relat Res. 28(3):177-178, 2016
  • Conversion Total Knee Arthroplasty after Failed High Tibial Osteotomy. Knee Surg Relat Res. 28(2):89-98, 2016
  • Changes in Femoral Posterior Condylar Offset, Tibial Posterior Slope Angle, and Joint Line Height after Cruciate-Retaining Total Knee Arthroplasty. Knee Surg Relat Res. 28(1):27-33, 2016.
  • Robot-assisted total knee arthroplasty in haemophilic arthropathy. Haemophilia. 22(3):446-452, 2016
  • Intraoperative factors affecting conversion from cruciate retaining to cruciate substituting in total knee. Arthroplasty Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 24(10):3247-3253, 2016
  • Single-Radius Design Better for Quadriceps Recovery in Total Knee Arthroplasty?. Knee Surg Relat Res, 27(4):240-246, 2015
  • Are Korean Patients Different from Other Ethnic Groups in Total Knee Arthroplasy?. Knee Surg Relat Res, 27(4):199-206, 2015
  • Effect of Antithrombotic Agent in Patients with Inhibitors of Fibrinolysis Use following Knee Arthroplasty: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial. Exp Clin Cardiol. 20(9): 4670-4687, 2014
  • Compartment syndrome following total knee arthroplasty: clinical results of late fasciotomy. Knee Surg Relat Res. 26(3):177-181, 2014
  • Patellar eversion does not adversely affect quadriceps recovery following total knee Arthroplasty (Journal of Arthroplasty, 2013)
  • Less blood loss under concomitant administration of tranexamic acid and indirect factor Xa inhibitor following total knee arthroplasty: a prospective randomized controlled trial (Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy, 2013)
  • Computer Navigated Total Knee Arthroplasty in Haemophilic Arthropathy (Haemophilia, 2013)
  • Incidence of pulmonary embolism and deep vein thrombosis after knee arthroplasty in Asian remains low: a meta-analysis study, (Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 2013)
  • Is routine chemoprophylaxis necessary for prevention of venous thromboembolism following knee arthroplasty in a low incidence population (Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, 2013)
  • Efficacy and safety using autotransfusion system with postoperative shed blood following total knee arthroplasty in haemophilia (Haemophilia, 2014)
  • Corrective tibial osteotomy in young adults using an intramedullary nail (Knee Surgery and Related Research, 2014)
  • Arthroscopic anatomic study of posteromedial joint capsule in knee joint associated with popliteal cyst (Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, 2014)
  • Better quadriceps recovery after minimally invasive total knee arthroplasty (Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy, e-pub 2013)
  • etc.
  • Book Chapters
  • 1. The Knee: Reconstruction, Replacement, and Revision, Data Tracing Publishing Company (2012)
  • (Chapter 33. Open wedge high tibial osteotomy, Chapter 34. Alternative proximal tibial osteotomy, Chapter 70. Total knee arthroplasty in patients with Charcot joint, Chapter 90. Rothman Institute classification of periprosthetic fractures)
  • 2.Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery – Adult Reconstruction, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (2010)
  • ( Chapter 3. Hip Resurfacing)
  • 3. Orthopaedic Surgery Essentials – Adult Reconstruction, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, (2007)
  • (Chapter 15. Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty)