Kim Shimoda, PhD

Kim Shimoda, PhD

  • Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida
  • Pediatric Psychology

Kim Shimoda, PhD is a pediatric psychologist and Director of the Psychosocial Program, Yawkey Counseling Center in the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Program.

  • 239-343-5333 — Office
  • 239-343-5333 — For Appointment

Overview

Specialty:
Clinical Interests:
  • Interested in:
  • Cognitive effects of childhood cancer
  • Neuropsychological effects of sickle cell disease
  • Pain management
  • Pediatric cancer survivorship
  • Coping with chronic illness
  • Parenting a child with chronic illness
Location(s):
  • Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida
  • Pediatric Specialty Clinic* - Naples
Patients Treated:
  • Children and Adolescents Only
For Appointment:
  • Referral Only

Education & Training

PhD:
  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City
Internship(s):
  • Child Clinical and Pediatric Psychology Intership – Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, S.C.
Fellowship(s):
  • Pediatric Psychology and Neuropsychology Fellowship – Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, S.C.

Related Caregivers

Clinical Care

As a Pediatric Psychologist, Dr. Shimoda cares for children, adolescents, young adults, (and parents) undergoing the emotional, psycological and social challenges of cancer treatment, sickle cell disease, pain management, chronic illness, cancer survivorship, and parenting a chronically sick child.

Education & Training

Dr. Shimoda earned her graduate degree from University of Utah, Salt Lake City and later interned in Child Clinical and Pediatric Psychology at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston.

Dr. Shimoda completed her fellowship in pediatric psychology and neuropsychology at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston.

Professional Experience

Dr. Shimoda is the Director of the Psychosocial Program, Yawkey Counseling Center in the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Program at Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida.

Locations

Pediatric Psychology
  • Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida
  • 9981 S. HealthPark Drive
  • Suite 156
  • Fort Myers, FL 33908
Hours:
Mon - Fri : 8am - 4:30pm
HealthPark Medical Center
  • Phone: 239-343-5333
  • Fax: 239-343-5321

* An outpatient department of Lee Memorial Hospital.