Dr. Peter Kim, MD

Dr. Peter Kim, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Peter Kim, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Brown Medical School in 2003 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and plastic surgery of the hand.

110 Francis St Ste 5A

Boston, MA 02215

Contact Information

(617) 632-7369

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 96% of peers
Trigger Finger
very high
more than 96% of peers
Trigger Finger Release
high
more than 86% 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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

2  Board Certifications

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

20  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Brown Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kim's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Kim's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Who's afraid of Dr.Kim? Not me. I had a great experience with this very competent surgeon but it was more than just surgery. He showed me that he was a good listener and he taught me things about medication I've been taking that I never knew. As a result I'm feeling so much better and I think...more
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Perhaps Dr. Kim is skilled in particular areas and he will be the best choice for your care. That said, my experience with him was unpleasant. I felt that he was not a good listener and was dismissive of my pain. He did not take any time to explain my injury. I expected him to at least look at...more
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Caught a diagnosis that was otherwise missed for over a year. Truly an excellent physician who cares about his patients. I would recommend to anyone
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Extremely poor listener. Does not take patient input seriously. No post surgical instructions. Inadequate knowledge of medication appropriate for use and dosage. Please choose another physician. Any choice would be better.
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