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Dr. Kitae Kim, MD

Dr. Kitae Kim, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 47


Dr. Kitae Kim, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in general surgery, critical care medicine, and more.


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(702) 703-6836

Dr. Kim accepts the following insurance:

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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Nevada
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

Treatment Frequency
Colectomy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim performs Colectomy more than 5% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Incisional Hernia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Incisional Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Tracheal Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim performs Tracheal Surgery more than 5% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Tracheal Reconstruction
  • Tracheal Resection

Dr. Kim's conditions and procedures:

  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Kitae Kim received his undergraduate degree from State University of New York Health Sciences Center of Brooklyn, Queens and earned his Doctorate from State University of New York Health Science Center of Brooklyn.He subsequently completed his r...

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

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

Languages

  • French
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kim

2.0

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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my 81yo mom came emergency for gallstones/sepsis and he consulted for surgery, did not schedule it for 3 days and she was resp. compromised after he fluid overloaded her! I stopped surgery b/c of this and he said 'She's Medicare anyways, I'm not making any money on this. We will leave her intubated...Read More
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Dr Kim & I spoke on the phone with my husband in his hospital room. I'm also recuperating from the accident & unable to be with my husband as I am in another state. His condescending attitude was unbelievable. He said he didn't even have to discuss this with me. Such disrespect from a...Read More
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Excellent surgeon, great bedside manner, superb all the way around.
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