Dr. Kitae Kim, MD

Dr. Kitae Kim, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
46 y/o
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Dr. Kitae Kim, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 14 years. He specializes in general surgery, critical care medicine, and more.Read his story

Desert Surgical Associates

3196 S Maryland Pkwy Ste 101A

Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Insurance Accepted

  • 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

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

Languages

  • French
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kim

2.3

Based on 3 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Kim's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Kitae Kim, MD
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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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Insurance accepted

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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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