South Puget Sound Neurology

So Hee Kim, ARNP


So Hee Kim, DNP, AGNP, ARNP joined Puget Sound Neurology in June 2021. She is a board-certified registered nurse practitioner with an interest in headache and cervical dystonia. She received her Doctoral degree in Adult and Gerontology Nursing Practice from University of Washington in 2017. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing in 1998 and Master of Science degree in Adult Nursing in 2003 from Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea.

After receiving her doctoral degree in nursing practice, So Hee practiced at UW Valley Medical Center Neuroscience Institute in Renton, WA for 4 years as a headache nurse practitioner. She treats patients with headache including migraine, tension-type headache, post-concussion headache, cranial neuralgia, trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias, cervicogenic headache, etc. She is passionate about providing integrative care for patients with headache as she believes headache is a multi-dimensional neurologic disorder that requires holistic approach other than medications. She also provides procedures for headache including botulinum toxin injection, sphenopalatine ganglion block, trigeminal nerve block, occipital nerve block, and trigger point injection.

Outside of work, So Hee enjoys hiking, barre exercise, pilates, cooking, and spending time with family.

Education:
Doctor of Nursing Practice, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner,
University of Washington, Seattle, WA; 06/2017
Master of Science of Nursing, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea; 08/2003
Bachelor of Science of Nursing, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea; 02/1998

Professional Organizations:
American Academy of Neurology
American Academy of Nurse Practitioner
American Headache Society
Coalition for Headache and Migraine Patients (CHAMP)
Washington State Neurologic Society



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