Kenneth Kim, PT, DPT, CSCS, OCS

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Faculty Profile

Instructor of Clinical Physical Therapy

Contact

(213) 740-0215
kennettk@pt.usc.edu

Mailing Address

Engemann Health Center
1031 W. 34th Street, Suite 450, Los Angeles, CA 90089-3261

Professional Interests

Kenneth Kim is an instructor of clinical physical therapy in the USC Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy. He practices at USC Physical Therapy at the University Park Campus, a faculty practice of the USC Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, and specializes in treating orthopedic and sports injuries. He is a board-certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist and a member of the Orthopedic Section and Sports Section of the American Physical Therapy Association.

Dr. Kim is a primary faculty mentor in the Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy residency programs. He teaches in the USC doctor of physical therapy program in the first year curriculum for the therapeutic exercise course. Furthermore, he is a clinical instructor working with first and third year physical therapy students during their fall and spring semesters. In addition, he has been a guest lecturer for the ergonomics course for the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC for the past two years.

Dr. Kim also teaches continuing education courses and currently serves as one of the instructors within the division’s Orthopedic Physical Therapy Boot Camp. In this capacity Dr. Kim teaches classes related to the management of the patient with shoulder, elbow and hand/wrist pathologies. In addition to USC continuing education, Dr. Kim has given presentations on musculoskeletal injuries and exercise to the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC dental fraternities.

Education

  • Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency, University of Southern California
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of Southern California,
  • Bachelor of Arts, Kinesiology, California State University- Northridge
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, University of California- Los Angeles