Dr. Edward Kim, MD

Dr. Edward Kim, MD

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Age 42
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Dr. Edward Kim, MD is a general surgery specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University Of Miami / School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in general surgery, laparoscopic surgery, and more.Read his story

2800 Blue Ridge Rd Ste 300

Raleigh, NC 27607

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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

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Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Kim performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim performs Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Kim performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim performs Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Kim performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Kim's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Biopsy
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Cyst Incision and Drainage
da Vinci® Colectomy
da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
Debridement
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Lipoma
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Excisional Biopsy
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrotomy
Hemicolectomy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
LINX® Reflux Management System
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paracentesis
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Port Placements or Replacements
Port Removal
Robotic Assisted Procedure
Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
Skin Grafts
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach Surgery
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

My philosophy is to provide the patient with all the options. Way the pros and cons of surgery. Many times I will advise against surgery. My advice is based on what I would do for myself or a family member.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2008
    Medical University Of South Carolina
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2003
    Medical University Of South Carolina
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2003
    University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2003
  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School

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Dr Kim fixed a hernia surgery I had in Florida several years back. Developed chronic pain. He performed the surgery with the robot. Took down scar tissue, removed the old mesh and placed new mesh. Recovery was exactly how Dr. Kim predicted. I'm feeling good and back to my old activities. I would...Read More
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I’m results oriented. Dr. Kim provides excellent results.
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I went to see Dr. Kim after some trouble with some prior surgeries. Dr. Kim has always been a consummate professional and provided me great care. He and his staff were responsive to all my inquiries and concerns. I would recommend him to anyone with general surgery needs!
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My umbilical hernia surgery was perfect. Everything went exactly as Dr Kim predicted, he was professional and on top of his field.
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Dr. Kim was my doctor when I was going into hurnia surgery on the 21 of June this year. Dr. Kim was very knowledgeable about what I needed and how to do it and get me back to my busy life that I love so much. Thanks doc
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

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Rex Hospital

Raleigh, NC

Johnston Health

Smithfield, NC