Dr. Steven Kim, MD

Dr. Steven Kim, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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49 y/o
(35)

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Dr. Steven Kim, MD is a general surgery specialist in Littleton, CO and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in general surgery, trauma medicine, and more.Read his story

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7780 S Broadway Ste 250

Littleton, CO 80122
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Intestinal Obstruction
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more than 5% of peers
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
normal
more than 5% of peers
Colon and Rectal Surgery
normal
more than 5% 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 "Dr. Steven Y. Kim is a board-certified general surgeon and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. After completing his training in general surgery in 2001, Dr. Kim served four years of active duty in the United States Air Force as a general surgeon. He spent one year at Osan Air Force Base, Korea and the remaining three years at the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Dr. Kim has been in private practice since July 2005 and has been the Director of Trauma Services at Littleton Adventist Hospital since January 2006. He was accepted as a diplomat of the American Board of Surgery in 2003 and was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons in 2004. He has a broad range of surgical interests and expertise including trauma and critical care to minimally invasive, laparoscopic procedures. "
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4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Trauma Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

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47  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Cornell
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Hahnemann University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

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

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
35 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

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

Dr. Kim's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (22)

Dr. Kim is a surgical wizard! He performed an emergency laparoscopic appendectomy on me for a ruptured appendix, and did an amazing job! I was out of the hospital in 4 days, will have unnoticeable scars, and was very pleased with his professionalism and bedside manner. If I ever need surgery...more
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Dr. Kim is an amazing Surgeon!! He took time to go through everything and explain what was going on with me and how the procedure would go. I was surprised at how quick I healed and was back to normal after surgery. I highly recommend him..
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Dr. Kim has a very friendly demeanor. He explains the procedure he will be doing and how long it will take. No questions will go unanswered..
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I went through a very rough time at Littleton Adventist Hospital regarding my Small Intestine Bowel blockage. Dr. Kim took excellent care of me. He is a living example of the hospital's TV advertisement that states that the doctors at Littleton just don' practice medicine but LIVE MEDICINE! I...more
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After I was admitted to the ED at Littleton Adventist, Dr. Kim performed laparoscopic surgery to repair a twisted small bowel and adhesions from surgery 5 months ago. His knowledge, calm demeanor, and approach to finding a minimally invasive solution to my issue were just what was needed during...more
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