Screening for colon polyps and prevention of cancer
Screening for esophageal cancer
Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth
New York Accepted Insurances
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BCBS Blue Card
BCBS of NY – Empire
BCBS of NY – Empire Medicare
BCBS of NY - NYC Medicare Advantage Plus Plan
Corvel – Workers Compensation
Coventry – Workers Compensation and Motor Vehicle
Emblem Health – Emblem, HIP & GHI
Emblem Health – NYC Medicare Advantage Plus Plan PPO
HealthFirst Commercial & PPO
HealthFirst Essential (Exchange)
New York Workers Compensation
Oxford Health Plans (Freedom, Liberty)
Oxford Health Medicare
The Empire Plan NY
United Healthcare AARP Medicare Complete
United Healthcare Choice
United Healthcare Choice Plus
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare Navigate EPO, HMO, POS
United Healthcare NYSHIP
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
Training and Education
MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry, Rochester, NY
Bachelor of Music, Cello Performance, Minor in Biology, Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
James Kim, MD is a member of Summit Health’s Gastroenterology team. Dr. Kim practices general gastroenterology, with a special interest in cancer prevention, celiac disease, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and esophageal diseases.
Dr. Kim takes a collaborative approach to care, building trust and confidence through open communication and shared decision-making. “My primary goals for any visit are for patients to feel heard, comfortable, and confident in any treatment plan,” he says. In addition to forging relationships, he enjoys thinking critically about gastroenterological conditions and performing procedures that can offer efficient diagnoses and therapies.
Dr. Kim’s research has appeared in multiple peer-reviewed articles, and he has presented original research at national meetings.
As a trained musician, Dr. Kim enjoys playing and listening to music in his free time, as well as traveling, cooking, running, watching sports, and spending time with his family.