Dr. Donald Kim, MD

Dr. Donald Kim, MD

Colorectal Surgery •  Male • Age 59

  
Accepting new patients

Dr. Donald Kim, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kim has more experience with Colorectal Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Loyola University of Chicago Stritch (SOM) medical school in 1985. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Spectrum Health Medical Center - Butterworth Hospital and Spectrum Health - Zeeland Community Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kim to book an appointment.


Locations

SHMG Colorectal Surgery - Lake Drive

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(616) 287-6022
SHMG Colon Rectal Surgery4100 Lake Dr Se Ste 205 Grand Rapids, MI 49546
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4.0

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Unexpected tumor found in my colon. Dr. Kim removed it and I thought he was great.
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Janet Reid – Aug 21, 2019
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Top notch, trustworthy specialist with excellent bedside manor
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Syubj in MI – Jul 27, 2018
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Dr. Kim’s expertise, commitment to quality and concern for patients is among the best. I trust this surgeon with my family and highly recommend.
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JB in Grandville – Jun 18, 2018
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I have seen Dr. Kim for two colonoscopies in the last five years. Very professional and conscientious. He makes a point to explain the procedure and follow up afterwards is prompt. His team is very good.
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M. J. in Grand Haven, MI – Jun 13, 2018
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Dr. Kim has performed several Colonoscopied on my husband and myself. Recently I had an appointment with him at his office. He is kind, compassionate, a great listener and he explains everything in an easy to understand way. Staff is great as well.
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Jeanne in Grand Rapids, MI – Mar 15, 2017
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Dr. Kim was wonderful. He took great care and concern of me. I think he is great.
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Karen Becker in Fremont, MI – Mar 14, 2017
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Amazing staff. Dr Kim is informative and concise, with much consideration givin to my situation.Relieved to be in such competent hands.
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Dr. Kim accepts the following insurance:

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Practice Areas

Colorectal Surgery

Colorectal surgery treats conditions affecting the colon and rectum, including colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, diverticulitis and hemorrhoids, through procedures such as tumor removal, colectomy, colostomy and resection.

Typically treats 85% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Kim performs this procedure more than 99% of their peers

Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim performs Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage) more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Kim performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Colectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim performs Colectomy more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Kim performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

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Dr. Kim's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Repair of Rectocele With Robotic Assistance
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Donald Kim, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kim has more experience with Colorectal Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Loyola Uni...Read more

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

University of Minnesota - Minneapolis (GME)
Fellowship Hospital
Loyola University of Chicago (GME)
Residency Hospital
1986
Loyola University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1985
Loyola University of Chicago Stritch (SOM)
Medical School
University of California, Los Angeles
Undergraduate School

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Spectrum Health Medical Center - Butterworth Hospital

Grand Rapids, MI

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Spectrum Health - Zeeland Community Hospital

Zeeland, MI

85% Patient experience rating, 16% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Spectrum Health- United Hospital

Greenville, MI

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

North Ottawa Community Hospital

Grand Haven, MI

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019)