Dr. Christopher Kim, MD

Dr. Christopher Kim, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Christopher Kim, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in pain medicine.

400 Court St Ste 100

Charleston, WV 25301

Contact Information

(304) 347-6120

Insurance Accepted

  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for West Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kim's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Trigger Point Injection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim performs Trigger Point Injection more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kim performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Fibromyalgia more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Chronic Pain more than 100% of his peers

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

Dr. Kim's conditions and procedures:

Acute Postoperative Pain
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Cancer Pain
Celiac Plexus Block
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Chronic Postoperative Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Fracture
Headache
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Migraine
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Phantom Limb Pain
Polyneuropathy
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stellate Ganglion Block
Steroid Injection
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Kim, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in pain medicine.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

Va Commonwealth University McV School Med
Residency Hospital
1993
Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kim

4.2

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
64.28571428571429%
(9)
4 Stars
21.428571428571427%
(3)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(2)

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Very carding person, always good to me and my wife. She is a patient also, we are always happy with his treatment. I recommend him to my friends, he is a very nice person and cares about my back problems.
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He is so caring and makes you feel like family
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He is very gentle and talks to you all the way through a procedure so there's no surprises.
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Insurance accepted

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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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Thomas Memorial Hospital

South Charleston, WV