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James Kim, MD
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  • Gastroenterology
Accepting new patients

Appointments: Call 646-568-9234

Locations

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Brooklyn, 50 Court Street Gastroenterology

50 Court Street
Suite 1102
Brooklyn, NY 11201
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Abdominal pain and bloating
  • Achalasia
  • Barrett’s Esophagus and ablation of Barrett’s
  • C. difficile infection
  • Celiac disease
  • Chronic constipation
  • Chronic diarrhea
  • Colon cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Diseases of the Pancreas and Bile Ducts
  • Disorders of the Esophagus
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dyspepsia
  • Eosinophilic esophagitis
  • Esophageal motility disorders
  • Esophageal strictures
  • Family history of colon cancer and other cancers
  • Gastroesophageal reflux and heartburn
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • General Gastroenterology
  • Genetic syndromes with risk of colon cancer
  • H. Pylori infection
  • IBD
  • Infections of the gastrointestinal tract
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Other Conditions
  • Liver disease
  • Multidisciplinary treatment of colon cancer
  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Peptic ulcer disease
  • Removal of colon polyps
  • Screening for colon polyps and prevention of cancer
  • Screening for esophageal cancer
  • Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth
  • Zenker’s Diverticulum

New York Accepted Insurances

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Aetna
Aetna Medicare
Anthem BCBS
BCBS of NY – Empire
BCBS of NY – Empire Medicare
BCBS Blue Card
Cigna
Corvel – Workers Compensation
Coventry – Workers Compensation and Motor Vehicle
Emblem HIP & GHI
Emblem Medicare
Medicare
Multiplan/PHCS
MVA
MVP
New York Workers Compensation
Oxford Health Plans
Railroad Medicare
The Empire Plan NY

Training and Education

Medical School

  • MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry, Rochester, NY

Undergraduate

  • Bachelor of Music, Cello Performance, Minor in Biology, Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Residency

  • Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

Fellowship

  • Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

About Me

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. 

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