Dr. David Kwon, MD

Dr. David Kwon, MD

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Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
41 y/o
(6)

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Dr. David Kwon, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Detroit, MI and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in surgical oncology.Read his story

Henry Ford Medical Group

2799 W Grand Blvd # K16

Detroit, MI 48202
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kwon performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pancreatic Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
very high
more than 92% of peers
Neuroendocrine Tumors
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Kwon's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Kwon's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kwon "Dr. David Kwon is a board-certified surgeon and fellowship-trained surgical oncologist. He also is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at Wayne State University School of Medicine. He received his undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences from Columbia University and earned his medical degree from the University of California, San Diego. He completed his residency in general surgery at Henry Ford Hospital where he received multiple research and clinical awards. He completed a surgical oncology fellowship at the University of Texas, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center where he developed clinical expertise in the multidisciplinary care of cancer patients. His clinical interests focus on the care and surgical management, including cytoreductive cancer surgery (CRS) and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC), of patients with upper gastrointestinal malignancies, including gastric, duodenal, biliary, and pancreatic cancers. Dr. Kwon serves as: Director, Surgical Oncology for Henry Ford Health Systems Medical Director, Center for Cancer Surgery Division Head, Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery Director, Multidisciplinary Pancreas Clinic at Henry Ford Health System"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kwon "Dr. Kwon specializes in assessment, treatment planning, and surgical services in a multidisciplinary setting. He's dedicated to providing compassionate care for his patients, while perfecting new techniques to improve survival, shorten recovery times and minimize treatment-related side effects. He treats all his patients with the utmost respect and works with them in a supportive and relaxed atmosphere to provide the best possible care. "

1  Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

16  Conditions Treated

16  Procedures

  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Biliary Surgery
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Biopsy
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Radical Cydoreductive Surgery for Ovarian Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Whipple Procedure

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • Columbia University-Biological Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of California At San Diego
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kwon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kwon's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kwon to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kwon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT
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