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 specialist in Fort Myers, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, plastic surgery, and more.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

See how frequently Dr. Kim performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

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.

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!"

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

38  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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35  Procedures

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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

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
33 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

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

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 (13)

Have to give a star. If you want cosmetic surgery to look & feel better about yourself don’t come here!! Doctor will slaughter you when you’ve made it clear that you want it to be minimally invasive. He will make it sound as if he will give you what you desire, but do the one-size-fits-all. After...more
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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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Very happy with the service by the doctor and staff.
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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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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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