Dr. Kitae Kim, MD

Dr. Kitae Kim, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
45 y/o
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Accepting new patients

Dr. Kitae Kim, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Las Vegas, NV. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Kim is affiliated with Sunrise Children’s Hospital, MountainView Hospital and Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center.

Desert Surgical Associates

3196 S Maryland Pkwy Ste 101A

Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid

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Dr. Kim's Experience

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Dr. Kim's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
  • Malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
11

Conditions Treated

  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ventral Hernia
10

Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Tracheal Surgery

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 4/8/2013
    Amount or Range: $175,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: Patient underwent gallbladder removal in which the bile duct was nicked. Patient died three months later
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

  • New York University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • State University Of New York At Brooklyn College
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Catholic Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ny Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • New York Medical College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • St Vincent's Catholic Medical Center Of Brooklyn and Queens.
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kim has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kim does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kim and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

MountainView Hospital

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2017 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Bowel Obstruction

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Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Kim's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Las Vdgas, NV |
Excellent surgeon, great bedside manner, superb all the way around.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kim accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • ChoiceCare Network
    Choice Care (Humana)
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Open Access
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of California
    Medi-Cal
  • Sterling Life Insurance Company
    Sterling
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Kim has admitting privileges

MountainView Hospital
3100 N Tenaya Way
Las Vegas, NV 89128
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Sunrise Children’s Hospital
3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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