Kyoung Bin Im, MD


Specialty: Sleep Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology
Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Information

Office: C-22H General Hospital
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-3813



MD, Seoul National University College of Medicine
MS, Clinical Investigation, University of Iowa

Internship, Seoul National University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine and Psychiatry, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Fellowship, Sleep Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Research Summary

Vascular and metabolic complications of obstructive sleep apnea, Electrophysiologic diagnosis of central hypersensitivity syndromes including fibromyalgia syndrome, Clinical trial of REM sleep enhancing drugs on fibromyalgia syndrome, Association between breathing related sleep disorders and mood/anxiety disorders, Pathologic sleepiness in patients with mood disorders and cognitive disorders.

Selected Publications

Im K, Strader S, Dyken M.  Management of sleep disorders in stroke..  Current treatment options in neurology.  2010 September. 12(5):379-95.

Dyken M, Im K.  Obstructive sleep apnea and stroke..  Chest.  2009 December. 136(6):1668-77.

Date Last Modified: 06/06/2016 - 13:17:48