Dr. C. Anthony Kim, MD

Dr. C. Anthony Kim, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(61)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. C. Anthony Kim, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Puyallup, WA. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

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
  • 6 More

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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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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal 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
  • da Vinci® Assisted Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery

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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
4.8
based on 61 total reviews (34 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (61)

  • 5
    (57)
  • 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 (34)

in Puyallup, WA |
Anthony Kim, M.D., was truly a professional and made the entire experience of performing my hernia procedure five star! He was able to explain what to expect in terms that were easy for me to understand which gave me a great level of comfort both pre and post procedure. This was actually my first...more
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in Puyallup, WA |
Dr Kim is extraordinary and has outstanding bedside manner! He provides very understandable and informative patient dialogue.
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Felt very confident with this Doctor. Knew his stuff has a very approachable friendly personality. Fully explained the whole procedure to my level, answered all my questions fully and generally felt like you were talking to a friend. Staff was caring and knowledgeable. Highly recommend without...more
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in Puyallup, WA |
Dr. Kim was WONDERFUL, having to have a rare surgery made me even more anxious. He made me feel comfortable and in safe hands. I will always prefer Dr. Kim and go to him if i ever need more surgeries.
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I would most definitely recommend Dr. Kim to anyone that needs to get surgery. He has great bedside manner and is extremely knowledgeable. My surgery was not planned/scheduled yet he made sure he got me in that day.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kim accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Choice Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Medicaid
  • Providence Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Kim has admitting privileges

Multicare Good Samaritan Hospital
401 15th Ave SE
Puyallup, WA 98372
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