Dr. Benjamin Kim

General Surgery
Salt Lake City, UT
42 years experience male

Locations

Utah Cancer Institute. LLC

Salt Lake City, UT

Address

1220 east 3900 south, Suite 4F, Salt Lake City, UT
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 9:30am - 5;00pm
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Fax

8012688248

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Altius Health Plan

Cigna

Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah

United HealthCare Insurance Company

About

Bio

<i><ul></ul></i> http://drbenjaminkim.com/ Graduated from Bronx HS of Science, Harvard College, Columbia P S Med School. Surgical training at Yale New Haven and fellowship at Surgery Branch, National Cancer Insitute, NIH. Faculty at Yale, Case Western and U. of Utah- Chief of Surgical Oncology. Director of Surgery at Utah Cancer Inst.

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.

General Surgery, Board Certified

Licenses

United States: Utah

Languages spoken

English, Korean

Doctor Q&A

129 Answers
153 Agrees
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Benjamin Kim
42 years experience General Surgery
Ignore: Find a surgeon don't wait get it out.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Benjamin Kim
42 years experience General Surgery
Slipping rib?: the ends of the rib are made of cartilage that are usually fused but when they are not, may slip on each other can cause pain. You can test by gentl ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Benjamin Kim
42 years experience General Surgery
Oval lumps &gt;1/2 inch: Lymph nodes are normally present in neck but may enlarge from infections, tumors(lymphoma, metastatic cancers) or without known cause. May or may not ... Read More
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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! Thanks. I went to a plastic surgeon and he told me it's probably gynecomastia. What worries me is that I've had it for aprox 4 months.
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! I was hospitalized due to the ongoing pain the ulcer is located in the doudeum as well as vomiting diarrhea. Thanks for responding
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Thanks for your quick reply! I'm not actually the 4 year old, my daughter is and she's also the one being tested for the deficiency.

Education & Training

Residency

YALE-NEW HAVEN HOSPITAL

Awards

Best of State Utah 2010, 2011
Best of State- Utah 2010

Affiliations

Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Society of Surgical Oncology
Society of University Surgeons
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