38489-Chernoby, Kimi

Kimi Chernoby, MD

Emergency Medicine, PGY 3
University of Florida College of Medicine


Why IU School of Medicine, Emergency Medicine? The volume and variety of patients served by our emergency departments, the geunuine family feel, the respect for IUEM throughout the hospital

Hobbies and Personal Interests: Sourdough bread baking, house rabbits, exploring breweries

Fun Fact: I beat the NYU men’s wrestling team in a jalapeno eating contest.

Key Publications

Baglivio, M. T., Epps, N., Swartz, K., Huq, M. S., Sheer, A., and Hardt, N. S. (2014). The prevalence of adverse childhood experiences (ACE) in the lives of juvenile offenders. Journal of Juvenile Justice, 3(2), 1-23. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.

Bartsich S, Swartz KA, Spinelli HM. “Lateral canthoplasty using the Mitek anchor system.” Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2012 Feb;36(1):3-7.

MI Newman, MC Samson, JF Tamburrino, KA Swartz, L Brunworth.  “An investigation of the application of laser-assisted indocyanine green flourescent dye angiography in pedicle transverse rectus abdominus myocutaneous breast reconstruction.”  Can J Plast Surg 2011: 19(1):e1-e5.

Swartz KA. “Book Review: Plastic Surgery Obsession—Brazil’s Dr. Ivo Pitanguy Triggered It All.” Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2011: 35(1):14.

Newman MI, Swartz KA, Samson MC, Diab K. “The True Incidence of Near-Term Postoperative Complications in Prosthetic Breast Reconstruction Utilizing Human Acellular Dermal Matrices: A Meta Analysis.” Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2011: 35(1): 100-106.

Newman MI, Samson MC, Tamburrino JF, Swartz KA. “Intraoperative Laser Assisted Indocyanine Green Angiography for the Evaluation of Mastectomy Flaps in Prosthetic Based Breast Reconstruction.” J. Reconstr. Microsurg. 2010 Sep;26(7):487-92.

Tan BK, Newman MI, Swartz KA, Samson MC, “The Subfascial Perforator Dissection for DIEP Flap Harvest.” Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Sep; 124(3):1001-1002.

Ghersi MM, Swartz KA, Newman MI, Samson MC, “Bariplastic surgery: the Cleveland Clinic Florida experience.” Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Feb; 123(2):769-70.

Tan BK, Newman MI, Swartz KA, Samson MC, “The Subfascial Approach to Perforator Dissection: A Novel Method for Identification and Harvest.” Ann Plast Surg. 2007 Oct; 59(4):475-6.

Newman MI, Baratta LG, Swartz KA, “Activated, type I collagen (CellerateRx) and its effectiveness in healing recalcitrant diabetic wounds: a case presentation.” Adv Skin Wound Care. 2008 Aug; 21(8): 370-4.


Titles & Appointments

  • Resident Appointee
  • Education
    2017 MD University of Florida College of Medicine
    2017 MD University of Florida College of Medicine
    2016 JD University of Florida
    2016 JD University of Florida
    2011 MA New York University
    2011 MA New York University
  • Research

    Reproductive Health, EMTALA, FDA policy, Bioethics

  • Clinical Interests

    Women's Health

  • Awards
    Org: University of Florida Women Student's Association
    Desc: Woman Leader of the Year
    Scope: University
    Date: 2014-05-01

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