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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male

13400 E Shea Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
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Dr. Kim's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Swedish Medical Center - First Hill Campus
747 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Mayo Clinic Scottsdale
Mayo Clinic Scottsdale
13400 E Shea Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
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13400 E Shea Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
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    Dr. Kim's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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    • Adenoidectomy
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Facial Bone
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Glossectomy
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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    • Bell's Palsy
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gum Cancer
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Otitis Media
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
    • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • TMJ
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    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    University Hosps Cleveland
    Complete in 2003

    Fellowship Hospital

    Mayo Clinic
    Complete in 2004
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kim & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Kim's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Swedish Medical Center - First Hill Campus where Dr. Kim has admitting privileges:

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    • Swedish Medical Center - First Hill Campus

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
    • 13 Star Ratings
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    3.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends

    3.7 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. Kim's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.7 out of 5

    13 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    12 responses

    Experience with Dr. Kim

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.7 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.6 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.5 out of 5

    13 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Kim accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Mayo Clinic Scottsdale
    13400 E Shea Blvd
    Scottsdale, AZ 85259
    (480) 301-8000 (Office)
    B
    Mayo Clinic
    13400 E Shea Blvd
    Scottsdale, AZ 85259
    (480) 301-8000 (Office)
    C
    Mayo Clinic Hospital/Specialty
    Phoenix Office
    5777 E Mayo Blvd
    Phoenix, AZ 85054
    (480) 515-6296 (Office)
    D
    Mayo Clinic
    Phoenix Office
    5777 E Mayo Blvd
    Phoenix, AZ 85054
    (480) 515-6296 (Office)
    (480) 342-3475 (Fax)
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