Dr. Hellen Kim, MD
Brain health advisor for maximal performance in your life.
Dr Kim is a formally trained neurologist, accepting new patients for cognitive function evaluations, and neurologic and pain care.
Dr. Kim’s mission is to promote a positive outlook regardless of your medical status or physical capacity so that every patient can live a full and joyous life.
A whole person approach with the patient as a partner is utilized along with traditional and alternative therapy recommendations.
Education and participation are stressed for a comprehensive and individualized treatment plan.
“Able, not disabled”
In addition to specializing in the diagnosis of complex neurological disorders such as strokes, epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, dementia, and sleep disorders,
Dr. Kim focuses on:
- non-narcotic and other pain relief methods,
- personalized compounded medications,
- lifestyle management strategies,
- nutritional brain chemistry balance, and
- stressor identification and modification methods
for chronic headaches, back pain, neuropathy, post-traumatic head injuries, and improved cognitive functioning.
A Boston native, Dr. Kim earned her bachelor’s degree and medical doctorate from Boston University. She completed a neurology residency at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia, and fellowships at Hahnemann Hospital/Medical College of PA, Harvard Medical School, the University of Pennsylvania and the Psychoanalytic Institute of New England in EEG, EMG, sleep disorders, medical acupuncture, medical hypnosis, cognitive behavior therapy for insomnia, and clinical psychotherapy.