Dr Shannon Kim is a urological surgeon specialising in the below areas
Male infertility and Microsurgery: Vasectomy reversal, Varicocoele, Surgical sperm retrieval
Erectile dysfunction, Peyronie’s disease and Penile Implants
Ejaculation disorders and chronic testicular pain
General Urology - laser stone surgery, female urology, overactive bladder, hematuria, recurrent UTI, BPH
Shannon is very popular with patients, who appreciate her expertise in providing specialist care for extreme male factor infertility, and erectile dysfunction her thorough approach to their treatment.
She is an accomplished and proficient micro surgeon, whose experience in the male genitourinary system enables her to offer comprehensive treatment to men with infertility problems.
Shannon completed her MBBS at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) before specialising in Urology. She worked with two of the foremost male infertility experts in the United States, Dr Craig Neiderberger and Dr Lawrence Ross at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) before returning to Australia to work alongside Dr David Golovsky, Australia’s leading expert in male infertility.
Following her return to Australia Shannon has been working alongside Dr David Golovsky (retired: 2017) and now have taken over his male infertility practice.
She has on going research interest in the role of clomiphene citrate in male infertility, varicocele management in infertile male and adolescents and chronic testicular pain and its treatment including microsurgical spermatic cord denervation.
Shannon is the only trained Male Fertility Urologist in NSW (NOT AUSTRALIA, there are 5 of us) and is also fluent in Korean.
As a key opinion leader, Shannon travels widely to educate and promote male infertility and erectile dysfunction to her colleagues and public.
She currently works at IVF Australia in Sydney’s CBD, The Royal Hospital for Women in Randwick, Westmead Hospital, and is a conjoint lecturer at UNSW and has her own private rooms in eastwood.