K. JOHN YUN, M.D., F.A.C.S.

101 Financial Dr. Suite 104

Elizabethtown, Kentucky  42701

 

 

EDUCATION

Undergraduate:   Washington University

St. Louis, Missouri

Degree:  Bachelor in Arts

Majors:  Biology and Sociology with Honors

Minor:  Chemistry

1978-1982

 

Graduate:            University of Minnesota Graduate School

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Degree:  None

 

Major:                 Genetics and Cell Biology

1982-1983

 

Medical School:  University of Minnesota, School of Medicine

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Degree:  Doctor of Medicine

1983-1987

Dean:  Albert Sullivan, MD

 

Residency:          Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

West Virginia University, School of Medicine

Morgantown, West Virginia

1988-1992

Chief Resident:  (1991-1992)

Chairman:  Stephen Wetmore, MD

 

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

National Board of Medical Examiner:  1988

American Board of Otolaryngology:  1994

 

OTHER CERTIFICATIONS

Basic Life Support:  (February 12, 2015)

Advance Cardiac Life Support:  (February 12, 2013)

American Institute of Permanent Color Technology:  Derma-Technician (1996)

 

LICENSURES

Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure:  1992-Current (#28644)

West Virginia Board of Medicine:  1989-Inactive (#15701)

DEA Registration Number:  Supplied upon request

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

Excellence in Teaching Award (2015) Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine

Appreciation Award (2011) Minister of Health and Welfare from South Korea (Chin Soo-Hee)

Honor Award (2010) AAO-HNS

Korean American Future Leaders (2004) Sponsored by KMA & Korean American Foundation

Kentucky Colonel (1999)

Sobisca S. Hall Award for the Best Resident Presentation (1990)

University of Minnesota Table Tennis Champion (1983)

Sociology Departmental Honors for the Senior Thesis (1982)

Dean’s List (1978-1982)

Washington University Academic Scholarship (1978-1982)

Missouri Scottish Rite Academic Scholarship (1978-1982)

Phi Beta Kappa Association Award

Cream of the Crop Award

D.A.R. Award

Missouri DeMolay of the Year Award (1978)

Degree of Chevalier (1978)

Board of Education Academic Achievement Award (1978)

District and Regional Math Contest:  First Place (1977, 1978)

Tournament of Champions National Oratory Competition:  First Place (1978)

DeMolay Meritorious Service Award (1978)

Varsity Letter in Music (1978)

Missouri Boys State:  Senator (1977)

 

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy:  Associate Member

American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery:  Fellow

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery:  Fellow

American College of Surgeons:  Fellow

American Medical Association:  Member, Past Delegate, SSS Rep.

Kentucky Medical Association:  Member, Past Delegate, Board of Trustee District 4

Kentucky Society of Otolaryngology:  Member, Past President, Past Leg. Rep, Past Governor

Hardin-Larue County Medical Society:  Member, Past President

Jefferson County Medical Society:  Associate Member

Korean-American Medical Association:  Life Member, Past Vice President, Past Convention Chair, AMA Delegate/Liaison since 2000-present