Lincoln Radiologist Kim Coleman Named Nebraska’s Physician of the Year
Dr. Kim Coleman was announced as Physician of Year on September 8th at the Nebraska Medical Association’s Annual Meeting. Dr. Coleman is a physician of Advanced Medical Imaging (AMImaging.com), located at 7601 Pioneers Blvd. in Lincoln, and has been practicing Pediatric Radiology for nearly 20 years. She was nominated by the Lancaster County Medical Society (LCMS). Recipients must be currently practicing and are chosen based on community contributions and leadership.
As a leader in the community, Dr. Coleman serves on many boards including being one of the first board members of OneHealth Nebraska, a group of independent physicians working together to provide high quality patient-focused care. Along with being a partner of Advanced Medical Imaging, Dr. Coleman also serves as the Medical Director of the department of radiology at CHI Health’s St. Elizabeth Regional Medical Center. She is also a small business owner and philanthropist. Dr. Coleman created Indigo Bridge Books & Cafe in downtown Lincoln based on the proven philosophy that reading has a significant impact on a child’s life.
Dr. Coleman’s civic service doesn’t stop with Nebraska as she has worked with a medical team for many years to serve the residents of Haiti. Over the years, she has also hosted physicians from Haiti so they may share their experiences and to learn from their peers in Lincoln.
According to LCMS, Dr. Coleman is known for her diplomatic approach to issues by encouraging fellow physicians to evaluate all aspects of an issue and work towards a common goal.