Dr. Scott Kim, MD

Dr. Scott Kim, MD

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Age 39
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Dr. Scott Kim, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Greenwood, IN and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine in 2009 and specializes in pain medicine, interventional pain medicine, and more.Read his story

533 E County Line Rd

Greenwood, IN 46143

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Encore
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MDwise
  • Medicaid
  • PHCS
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
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more than 77% of peers
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
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more than 77% of peers
Chronic Pain
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more than 76% of peers

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Dr. Kim's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kim "Dr. Scott Kim, MD is a board-certified anesthesiologist and pain management specialist. He has notable expertise in a wide range of interventional medical procedures for treating acute and chronic pain conditions. Dr. Kim is an experienced and board certified anesthesiologist and pain medicine physician. He specializes in several medical procedures for treating acute and chronic pain conditions. He offers the following interventional pain medicine procedures: spinal cord stimulator implants, kyphoplasty (cementing fractured vertebra), neuroplasty (removing nerve scar tissue after failed back surgery), epidural steroid injections, facet joint injections, sacroiiliac joint injections, peripheral nerve injections, occipital nerve blocks, trigger point injections, radiofrequency ablation (rhizotomy) and intrathecal pump implants."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kim "Dr. Scott Kim, MD specializes in comprehensive diagnostics and multidisciplinary interventional medical treatment modalities for a wide range of chronic and acute pain conditions and disorders. His medical treatment plans often include infusion therapy, nerve blocks, injections, neuromodulation and implants (such as spinal cord stimulators), physical therapy, psychological services and/or medication management and compliance monitoring."

5  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

27  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • State University Of New York
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University of Maryland Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015
  • New York Medical College
    Other Education | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kim's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
6 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

He doesn't listen and in a year of being "under his care" I saw him three times. All other times I saw the NP. Here's the topper, folks: he discharged me for having a procedure done that he performs by a different doctor for a condition that had nothing to do with pain. Then he stormed out of the...more
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Dr Kim is very efficient . He listens and explains, If your looking for an old country doctor that spends lots of time talking about anything it's not Dr Kim. But if you want a very skilled, very efficient, and personable physician- Then Dr Kim is perfect. He listens to questions about your health...more
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The staff is Very Rude and The Doctor is not kind to his patients at all he talks down to his patients and he may just get reported. I Don't recommend this pain Dr. if you want to call him that and his staff and NP are just as bad.... They better go back to Med school. My husband has an illness...more
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Dr. Kim is an outstanding Pain Mgt. Physician. Intense, chronic, and excruciating pain can and will drastically limit everyday routines and responsibilities. I have DDD (diagnosed end of 2012) and visited Dr. Kim prior to starting a new long term project. He truly cares about your quality of life...more
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I want to give Dr.kim he's grade A he is one of the top pain Doctors .He have my pain under control he try other medications until he found the one that works for me I don't have to take a lot of med or high doses. I have spinal stenosis and I have chronic pain I feel great and I am not drugged...more
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