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Dr. S. Don Kim, DPM

Podiatrist

Professional statement

Dr. Kim has been the Medical Director of Kim Foot & Ankle Centers, Inc. since 1991. He enjoys all aspects of podiatry; however, he has come to “Super-Specialize” in ankle reconstructive surgeries. His specialization is based upon years of training, teaching, and a passion for helping his patients regain their ability to move through their lives pain free. Dr. Kim is also the director of the Kim Foot & Ankle Charity Foundation, which he has created as a result of his Annual Shoe Drive (first started in 1997). Dr. Kim is married and enjoys reading and exercising. He also enjoys traveling, with some of his favorite destinations being Hawaii, Asia, and the Caribbean. His main interests are in teaching and helping to get others healthy. Dr. Kim believes that education is the key to a healthy life, and that prevention is the best way to stay healthy!

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Specialties

  • Podiatrist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Bellflower Medical Center
  • Coast Plaza Doctors Hospital
  • Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
  • Saint Mary Medical Center

Board certifications

  • American Board of Disability Analysts
  • American Board of Podiatric Surgery

Education and training

  • Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Medical Center, Residency in Podiatric Medicine
  • Samuel Merritt University, California College of Podiatric Medicine
  • University of Notre Dame (Bachelor's)

Professional memberships

  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • California Podiatric Medical Association
  • Los Angeles County Podiatric Medical Society

Awards and publications

  • Arthroscopic Ankle Surgery Certification
  • Baja Project for Crippled Children
  • Endoscopic Heel Spur Surgery Certification

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1588610786

Office locations

Kim Foot & Ankle Center, Inc

701 E 28th St, Suite 111

Long Beach, CA 90806

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All around good experience with attentive staff.
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Wonderful Doctor! Remarkable Staff... I would recommend this doctor to everyone I know!!!
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The clinic is streamlined for foot and ankle problems. They get right to it and are very professional.
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Dr. Kim is so amazing and he is always encouraging and positive
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Excellent nice doctor, very professional and helpful..staff was also friendly. Waited for about 45 minutes but other then that I would recommend this Dr.
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I was very pleased with the professionalism with both Dr. Kim and staff. They exceeded my expectations by far. I would most definetely recommend Dr. Kim to others in need of a great Podiatrist.
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Awesome doctor. Fixed my problem quickly and painlessly. Way better than the last doc I visited.
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The best DPM ever !!!!
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It was good the only thing I didn't like was that they have you waiting in the rooms with the doors open instead of keeping them closed, other than that the Dr. was great, friendly, and very knowledgeable
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Excellent provider
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I really liked Dr. Kim. He took his time with my son and really took the time to explain what was going on with my son's feet. I would definitely recommend Dr. Kim.
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dr. kim was awesome very personable diagnosed the problem right away. staff, nurses were very cool as well.
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