Dr. Choon Kim, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 67
  
Dr. Kim
Telehealth services available

Carroll County Digestive Dis

216 Washington Heights Med Ctr Westminster, MD 21157

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(410) 857-5113

Dr. Choon Kim, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Westminster, MD and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kim has more experience with Esophageal Disorders and Gastrointestinal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Yonsei U, Seoul medical school in 1977. He is affiliated with Carroll Hospital Center. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kim to book an appointment.


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Dr. Kim accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Practice Areas

Esophageal Disorders

Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 83% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Esophageal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Esophageal Diseases more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Esophagitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Esophagitis more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Dysphagia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Dysphagia more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Gastrointestinal Disorders

Gastrointestinal disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract, including Crohn's disease, ulcers, hernias, and food poisoning.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 79% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 28 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Gastrointestinal Bleeding
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Gastrointestinal Bleeding more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

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Dr. Kim's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Giardiasis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kim

3.5

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Choon Kim, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Westminster, MD and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kim has more experience with Esophageal Disorders and Gastrointestinal Disorders than other specialists in his area. ...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1987
Genesee Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1984
Park Ridge Hospital - St Marys Campus
Residency Hospital
1982
Park Ridge Hospital - St Marys Campus
Internship Hospital
1977
Yonsei U, Seoul
Medical School

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

Awards

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Locations

Carroll County Digestive Dis

Carroll County Digestive Dis216 Washington Heights Med Ctr Westminster, MD 21157
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Carroll Hospital Center

Westminster, MD

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)