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Dr. Stephen Kim

Surgery - Pediatric
Annandale, VA
27 years experience

Locations

Office

Annandale, VA

Address

3301 woodburn rd ste 205, #205, Annandale, VA
Directions

Practice website

Insurances accepted

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Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Surgery - Pediatric

Pediatric Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

62 Answers
0 Agrees
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Kim
Pediatric Surgery 27 years experience
Yes: There are different surgical procedures for pectus excavatum. The 2 main approaches include the nuss procedure and the ravitch procedure. Nuss involves minimally invasive placement of a metal bar behind the sternum to lift the sternum. Ravitch involves resection of the cartilages and elevating the sternum with a metal bar.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Kim
Pediatric Surgery 27 years experience
Yes: Endoscopy and UGI study are different types of studies. It is possible for one study to pick up a hiatal hernia even when the other study did not.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Kim
Pediatric Surgery 27 years experience
Unknown: Cause of esophageal atresia and tracheo-esophageal atresia is unknown.

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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kim is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Kim is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you very much
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Virginia School of Medicine, VA
MD

Awards

America's Top Surgeons, Who's Who in America, Who's Who in the World, Who's Who in Healthcare and Medicine

Affiliations

Inova Fairfax Hospital
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