Dr. Heung B Kim MD Surgeon

Dr. Heung Kim is a surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for 21 years. Dr. Kim accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 62 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Pediatric, Transplantation

Hospital Affiliation

Boston Children's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1993–2000

Children's Hospital, Boston
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 2000–2002

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Pediatric Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Frostbite of the liver: An unrecognized cause of primary non-function?
Potanos, K.,Kim, H. B.

First STEPs: serial transverse enteroplasty as a primary procedure in neonates with congenital short bowel.
Garnett, G. M.,Kang, K. H.,Jaksic, T.,Woo, R. K.,Puapong, D. P.,Kim, H. B.,Johnson, S. M.

Ductus venosus closure results in transient portal hypertension--is this the silent trigger for necrotizing enterocolitis?
Sulemanji, M. N.,Azpurua, H.,Suh, M.,Potanos, K.,Cauley, R.,Kunisaki, S. M.,Modi, B.,Zurakowski, D.,Fishman, S. J.,Kim, H. B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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