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Dr. Donald Kim, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Kim

SHMG Colon Rectal Surgery

4100 Lake Dr SE Ste 205 Grand Rapids, MI 49546

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Dr. Donald Kim, MD is a general surgery specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in general surgery and colorectal surgery.


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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Dr. Kim's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Abscess more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Brain Abscess
  • Breast Abscess
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Dental Abscess
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Laryngeal Abscess
  • Liver Abscess
  • Lung Abscess
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Prostatic Abscess
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Renal Abscess
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Intestinal Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Intestinal Abscess more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

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 general surgery specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in general surgery and colorectal surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

University Of Minnesota Hospital and Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
Loyola University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1986
Loyola University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1985
Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School
University Of California, Los Angeles
Undergraduate School
1986
1985

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Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kim

3.9

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
63.1578947368421%
(12)
4 Stars
10.526315789473685%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
21.05263157894737%
(4)

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Top notch, trustworthy specialist with excellent bedside manor
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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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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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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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Dr. Kim was wonderful. He took great care and concern of me. I think he is great.
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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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