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Peter S. Kim, MD
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  • Gastroenterology
Accepting new patients

1235157017
Appointments: Call 212-794-0240

Locations

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New York, 535 5th Avenue – Suite 604 Gastroenterology

535 5th Avenue
Suite 604
New York, NY 10017
United States

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123 William Street Gastroenterology

123 William Street
15th Floor, Suite 1503
New York, NY 10038
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Abdominal pain and bloating
  • Achalasia
  • Barrett’s Esophagus and ablation of Barrett’s
  • C. difficile infection
  • Cancer prevention and screening
  • Celiac disease
  • Chronic constipation
  • Chronic diarrhea
  • Colon cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Crohn's disease
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • 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
  • 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 bowel capsule endoscopy
  • Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth
  • Upper GI Endoscopy
  • Use of newest biologic agents
  • Zenker’s Diverticulum

New York Accepted Insurances

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Aetna
Aetna Medicare
Anthem BCBS
BCBS Blue Card
BCBS of NY – Empire
BCBS of NY – Empire Medicare
BCBS of NY - NYC Medicare Advantage Plus Plan
Cigna
Corvel – Workers Compensation
Coventry – Workers Compensation and Motor Vehicle
Emblem Health – Emblem, HIP & GHI
Emblem Medicare
Emblem Health – NYC Medicare Advantage Plus Plan PPO
HealthFirst Commercial & PPO
HealthFirst Essential (Exchange)
HealthFirst Medicaid
HealthFirst Medicare
Humana Medicare
Medicare
Multiplan/PHCS/Beech Street
MVA
MVP
New York Workers Compensation
Oxford Health Plans (Freedom, Liberty)
Oxford Health Medicare
Railroad Medicare
The Empire Plan NY
Tricare
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

Medical School

  • MD, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Health Sciences Center, Stony Brook, NY

Undergraduate

  • B.A. Chemistry and Economics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Internship

  • Internal Medicine, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY

Residency

  • Internal Medicine, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY

Fellowship

  • Section of Gastroenterology, Lenox Hill Hospital, NY

About Me

Peter S. Kim, MD is a member of Summit Health’s Gastroenterology team. Dr. Kim treats the broad spectrum of gastroenterological conditions in adults, including performing colonoscopy and upper endoscopy procedures. 

Dr. Kim’s approach to care is attentive, compassionate, and thorough. In a moment that often feels anxious and vulnerable for patients, he works to provide reassurance through open conversation and shared decision-making. “I always feel honored that my patients have chosen me to care for their health,” he said. “I want them to feel that I’m their medical advocate.” 

The intellectual stimulation and continuous learning within medicine, combined with the opportunity to help others, attracted Dr. Kim to his career in health care. He has found the latter particularly rewarding. “I enjoy knowing that my patients leave their encounter with me feeling better than before and with hope,” he said. 

Dr. Kim is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association, the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the American College of Physicians, the American Medical Association, the Medical Society of the State of New York, and the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation. 

Dr. Kim is passionate about charity care and has served as a volunteer doctor at the Bowery Mission’s free medical clinic in New York City for more than 15 years. 

 

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