Dr. Michael Kim, MD

Dr. Michael Kim, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Michael Kim, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Fort Myers, FL. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.Read his story

3700 Central Ave Ste 1

Fort Myers, FL 33901

Contact Information

(239) 939-5233

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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Adjacent Tissue Transfer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 96% of peers
Trigger Finger
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Kim's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kim "born in chapel Hill last UNC university hospital...Raised in NYC since age 6. Went to prestigious Stuyvesant High School in manhattan, then went on to 6 year medical program finishing at NYU school of medicine. He completed the full 5 year general surgery program at NYU and Bellevue hospitals in NYC and did a year of research in Louisville KY in would healing and microsurgery. Then moved to Atlanta GA, Kettering OH and Louisville KY to finish up his hand and Plastic surgery training. 10 years of training!"
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aging Face
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dysplastic Nevus Syndrome
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Conditions
  • Lipodystrophy
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radial Nerve Entrapment
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Ulnar Neuropathy

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Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Steroid Injection
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • New York University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • New York University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Wright State U/Kettering Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
4.8
based on 32 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (30)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Kim's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

in Naples, FL |
Dr. Kim performed Carpal tunnel surgeries on both hands. His staff is very caring and professional. Dr. Kim listens, answers questions and is an excellent surgeon. I would highly recommend him for your surgical needs.
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in Fort Myers |
Very happy with the service by the doctor and staff.
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Ft Myers, FL |
Very professional. Explained all the ins and outs of my particular procedure and left me with no questions. His work was so good that now, after surgery, I call him Dr. Michaelangelo!
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in Ft Myers, FL |
Dr Kim is an excellent plastic surgeon! He also does hand procedures as he did hand fellowship following his plastic residency. He is kind, courteous, has an excellent staff. Dr Kim works to make sure that you have the VERY best outcome of whatever surgery you have. I'm a repeat customer! And he...more
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in Cape Coral, FL |
My surgery was done right the first time and on schedule. Dr. Kim stayed personally involved from start to finish and all his supporting staff were well trained and friendly. Sincerely, Jack Allor.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kim accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Kim has admitting privileges

Gulf Coast Medical Center
13681 Doctors Way
Fort Myers, FL 33912
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Lee Memorial Hospital
2776 Cleveland Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33901
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