Dean Kim, MD

Dean Kim, MD

General Surgery Detroit, MI

Surgical Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, Henry Ford Hospital


Office Address

  • Henry Ford Health System
    2799 West Grand Boulevard
    Detroit, MI 48202
    Phone: (313) 916-7178

Dean Kim, MD

General Surgery Detroit, MI

Surgical Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, Henry Ford Hospital

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • General Surgery: Transplantation

Education & Training

  • Mayo School of Grad Med Educ
  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  • Albert Einstein College of MedicineAlbert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical CenterAlbert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center
  • Albert Einstein - Montefiore Medical CenterAlbert Einstein - Montefiore Medical Center
  • Einstein/Montefiore Med Ctr
  • Albert Einstein - Montefiore Medical CenterAlbert Einstein - Montefiore Medical Center
  • Columbia University College of Physicians & SurgeonsColumbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
  • Cornell UniversityCornell University

Certifications & Licensure

  • MI State Medical LicenseMI State Medical License2013 - 2016
  • American Board of SurgerySurgery

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Regional Top DoctorCastle Connolly, 2014
    • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationEpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2013
    • Top DoctorU.S. News and World Report, 2012-2013

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Journal Articles

    • Thrombolysis of portal vein thrombosis after splenectomy following liver transplantation  Brown L, Abou Abbass A, Nagai S, Patil V, Abouljoud M, Getzen T, Yoshida A, Kazimi M, Kim DY, Liver Transplantation, 1/1/2013
    • Mini-incision Right Hepatic Lobectomy with and without Laparoscopic Assistance for Living Donor Hepatectomy  Nagai S, Brown L, Yoshida A, Kim D, Kazimi M, Abouljoud M, Liver Transplantation, 10/1/2012
    • Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt following liver transplantation: can outcomes be predicted?  El Atrache M, Abouljoud M, Sharma S, Abbass AA, Yoshida A, Kim D, Kazimi M, Moonka D, Brown K, Clin Transplant, 7/1/2012

    Books/Book Chapters

    • General Surgery Board Review. Chapter: Transplantation. Page 188 - 214
      Kim D, Greenstein S, Schechner RS, and Tellis VA
      Editors: Scherr LS, Gold MA, and Weinberg G.Lippincott-Raven Press, Philadelphia, PA
      1999

    Abstracts/Posters

    • Management of the Wound Complications in de novo Renal Transplant Recipients: US92 12-month Randomized Study. Shaffer D, Qazi Y, Kim D, Mulgaonkar F, Tomlanovich S, Patel D, McCague K, Kaplan B, WTC 2014, San Francisco, CA, 7/26/2014
    • Everolimus-Facilitated Tacrolimus Minimization Preserves Renal Function in De Novo Renal Transplant Recipients. Shihab F, Qazi Y, Kaplan B, Kim D, Mulgaonkar F, Peddi VR, Shaffer D, Patel D, McCague K, Vincenti F, WTC 2014, San Francisco, CA, 7/26/2014
    • Influence of Induction Therapy on the Efficacy of Everolimus vs Mycophenolate Based Regimen in De Novo Renal Transplant Recipients. Vincenti F, Qazi Y, Kaplan B, Kim D, Shihab F, McCague K, Patel D, Shaffer D, WTC 2014, San Francisco, CA, 7/26/2014

    Lectures

    • Continued Quality Improvement: Lessons Learned from the Kidney Transplant Program. Detroit, MI - 3/11/2013
    • Updates on Islet and Pancreas Transplantation. Detroit, MI - 9/28/2012
    • Pediatric Kidney Transplantation. Detroit, MI - 9/26/2012

    Professional Memberships

    Hospital Affiliations

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS Illinois PPO
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • CIGNA PPO
    • Cofinity PPO
    • First Choice
    • First Health PPO
    • Health Net Oregon PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • ODS Network
    • Providence Health System Personal Option
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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