Dr. C. Anthony Kim, MD

Dr. C. Anthony Kim, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. C. Anthony Kim, MD is a general surgery specialist in Puyallup, WA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill in 1993 and specializes in general surgery and laparoscopic surgery.

1519 3rd St SE Ste 230

Puyallup, WA 98372

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative
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Top Care Areas

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Esophageal Surgery
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more than 5% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
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more than 5% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
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more than 5% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

35  Conditions Treated

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47  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • da Vinci® Assisted Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Emory University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Emory University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery--Emory University Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kim's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
69 total reviews (41 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (69)

  • 5
    (65)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Kim's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (41)

Friendly and informative. Would have my gall bladder removed again.
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Dr. Kim diagnosed then presented options to my wife on a gallbladder removal surgery; after throughly discussing the surgery, we scheduled the surgery. Everything went well and today we visited for the after surgery visit and everything was great. Dr. Kim being his enthusiastic and supportive self...more
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Dr. Kim removed my gallbladder and went great. I was back to normal within 2 weeks and I have never felt better.
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My experience with the entire team at Dr. Kim's office was amazing. I had to do surgery to remove a benign bump on my shoulder and I was scared. Everyone was friendly from office team, nurses and anesthesiologist, Dr. Brar. I never had any severe pain or nausea after the surgery and the area...more
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I have had an appendectomy and a hernia operation done by Dr. Kim. I was very happy with both. My recent hernia operation was explained very well and I was able to go home the same day. I healed well and am very happy with the outcome. Great surgeon! His office staff has always been friendly and...more
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