Dr. Kim J. Chillag MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Kim Chillag is an orthopedic surgeon in Columbia, South Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lexington Medical Center and Palmetto Health Richland. He received his medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 7 doctors at Lexington Medical Center and one of 23 at Palmetto Health Richland who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1980 - 1984

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1984 - 1984

Charleston Area Medical Center/West Virginia University
Residency, General Surgery, 1979 - 1980

West Virginia University School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Radiohumeral arthrodesis for salvage of failed total elbow arthroplasty.
Presnal, B. P., Chillag, K. J.

The relationship between pre- and postoperative range of motion utilizing three cruciate-retaining total knee prostheses.
Stormont, D. M., Chillag, K. J., Scott, J. W., Klaassen, M. A., Pietrzak, W. S.

Perioperative management of diabetes and hyperglycemia in patients undergoing orthopaedic surgery.
Rizvi, A.A., Chillag, S.A., Chillag, K.J.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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