Dr. Fernando Kim, MD

Dr. Fernando Kim, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Fernando Kim, MD is an urology specialist in Denver, CO. He graduated from University Of Sao Paulo in 1989 and specializes in urology.

777 Bannock St

Denver, CO 80204

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Urinary Disorders
more than 85% of peers
Urinary Stones
more than 79% of peers
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
more than 68% of peers

Dr. Kim'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kim "Each patient requires Individualized Medicine. There is NO treatment that fits ALL."

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

46  Conditions Treated


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29  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • Fundacao Getulio Vargas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Sao Paulo
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Co Hsc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Loyola University Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • John Hopkins Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Faculty Senate UCO School of Medicine, 2005-2006
  • ABC School of Medicine Medal of Merit in Urology, 2010
  • Best Boss Denver Health Medical Center, 2009
  • Endourological Society Best Scientific Research, 2007
  • Peter A Wellen Society of Laparoendoscopic Society Best Multi-Specialty Research, 2012
  • President Juscelino Kubitchek Medal of Honor, 2011
  • America's Top Physicians, 2004-2012
  • Ernest E Moore Trauma Award 2002, 2002
  • Best Doctors, 2007-2012
  • Faculty Senate UCO School of Medicine, 2011-prese
  • America's Top Surgeons, 2009-2012
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Kim's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Kim saved my husband's life in Dec. 2004. Les had a very aggressive prostate cancer but tests showed it was all contained within the prostate. It wasn't. Dr. Kim had to abandon robotic surgery in the O.R. and do a radical instead. He spent a few hours scraping as much cancer as he could. ...more
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Very agressive and arrogant with everybody. Surprisingly, many people criticize him in his work place.
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I was referred to Denver Health urology & saw Dr. Kim & his staff after waiting nearly 4 months for my appointment. They did some initial tests (flow, emptying, etc.) then ordered a CT. Seems the CT finding ranges from normal to potentially bladder cancer & they've had zero follow-up w/ my...more
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