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Kim A. Bjorklund, MD


 

Assistant Professor

Kim A. Bjorklund, MD, is a member of the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Hand Program and Center for Complex and Craniofacial Disorders at Nationwide Children's Hospital and is a Clinical Assistant Professor at The Ohio State University. Dr. Bjorklund also serves as the Director of the Brachial Plexus Program at Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Bjorklund received her medical degree and completed residency in Plastic Surgery at the University of Manitoba. Prior to joining Nationwide Children's, she completed Pediatric Plastic Surgery and Pediatric Hand and Upper Extremity fellowships at Cincinnati Children's Hospital, as well as a Hand and Microsurgery fellowship at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. She is currently completing a Masters of Medical Education through the University of Cincinnati and the Surgical Education Research Fellowship through the Association of Surgical Education.

Dr. Bjorklund specializes in pediatric hand and upper extremity surgery, with a focus on neonatal brachial plexus palsy, congenital limb differences and reconstruction following trauma or disease. Additional clinical and research interests are in pediatric microsurgery and surgical education.

Education

B.S.
Queen's University, Kingston 

M.D.
University of Manitoba

Residency
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Manitoba

Fellowship
Pediatric Plastic Surgery and Pediatric Hand and Upper Extremity, Cincinnati Children's Hospital

Hand and Microsurgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Appointment
2015

Clinical Interest

  • Pediatric hand and upper extremity surgery
  • Congenital limb differences
  • Trauma reconstruction