Henry Ky, MD
Dr Henry Ky received his undergraduate degree in biology at Memphis State University in Memphis, Tennessee. He then attended and earned his medical degree from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine. He went on to fulfill his pediatric training at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles in California from 1990 to 1993. Following completion of his education, he joined a pediatric practice in Newport Beach, CA in 1993 to start his professional career. He joined the physician staff at Hoag Memorial Presbyterian Hospital and subsequently became vice chairman then chairman of the pediatric department of the same institution.
After relocating to the Las Vegas valley with his wife and children, Dr Ky joined Desert Valley Pediatrics in 2008. He is a board certified pediatrician, fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and is affiliated with Summerlin Hospital, Spring Valley Hospital, Centennial Hills Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital, and San Martin Hospital.
Dr Ky is the proud father of two children, including a special need son. When not in practice, he enjoys spending time with his family, hiking, and photography.
Education & Training
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Postgraduate Pediatric Training (Residency), 1990-1993
University of Tennessee College of Medicine
Medical School, 1986-1990
Certifications & Licensure
NV State Medical License
Active through 2023
American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics
Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
Kennedy, T.P.; Dodson, R.; Rao, N.V.; Ky, H.; Hopkins, C.; Baser, M.; Tolley, E.; Hoidal, J.R.; “Dusts Causing Pneumoconiosis Generate OH and Produce Hemolysis by Acting as Fenton Catalysts.” Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics 269:1:359-364, 1989.
News & Media
KTNV Las Vegas – Vegas Stronger Champion: Local pediatrician raises awareness about rare disease after his son was diagnosed
November 2, 2020