Dr. Joseph K. Kim – M.D.

Joseph K. Kim
Joseph K. KimInternal Medicine and Gastroenterology
“Each patient is an opportunity to provide quality care and healing that improves their quality of life.”

Dr. Kim graduated from medical school at Temple University’s School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and also finished his residency through Temple University Hospital.

Upon conclusion, he completed fellowship training in gastroenterology and hepatology at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital in New York City, New York.

He then underwent an additional advanced endoscopy training program under the prestigious mentorship of a world-renowned endoscopist.

Because of Dr. Kim’s therapeutic endoscopy training background, he regularly performs:

  • Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) for esophageal, rectal, pancreatic cancer staging and biopsies
  • Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) for pancreatic cyst and gastrointestinal luminal mass evaluation
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and ductoscopy for bile duct stones and strictures (both biliary and pancreatic)
  • Endoscopic resection of large and difficult polyps
  • Luminal stenting of the esophagus, duodenum, colon for palliation of cancers causing obstruction

Disorders Treated by Dr. Kim

Dr. Joseph Kim is dual Board-certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. After completing fellowship training in gastroenterology and hepatology, he underwent an additional year of training in advanced endoscopy under the mentorship of a world-renowned endoscopist. Dr. Kim offers extensive specialty expertise and has numerous gastroenterology-related materials published. Dr. Kim treats a wide range of gastrointestinal disorders, including:

  • Colon cancer screening and prevention
  • Management of acid reflux and heartburn
  • Barrett’s esophagus
  • Inflammatory bowel diseases (including Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis)
  • Celiac disease
  • Liver diseases (including viral, alcohol, fatty liver, hereditary liver diseases)
  • Pancreatitis
  • Biliary system disorders
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Gastrointestinal cancers
  • Hemorrhoid banding

More about Dr. Kim

Originally hailing from the Philadelphia area, Dr. Kim has recently relocated to Dallas. He is active within the medical community and has published several industry materials. His careful, patient-centric approach to medicine ensures the highest standards of safety and personalized patient experience.

  • Graduated from medical school at Temple University’s School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Completed residency through Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Completed fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital in New York City, New York
  • Underwent prestigious advanced endoscopy training program with world-renowned endoscopist, Dr. David Carr-Locke
  • In his free time, Dr. Kim enjoys serving in his church, playing guitar, golf, fly-fishing, basketball and spending time with his wife and two daughters

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