H. Tae Kim, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery
Accepting New Patients

Patient Experience

4.7 out of 5
Comments: 20
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  • English

Hospital Affiliation

  • Intermountain Medical Center
  • LDS Hospital

Medical Group

  • My Health
  • Intermountain
    • Intermountain Avenues Internal Medicine

    • (801) 408-7500
    • 324 10th Ave Ste 200 Salt Lake City UT, 84103
      • Yes
      • Mon thru Fri 9AM - 5PM
      • SelectHealth Care
      • Community Care
      • CHIP
      • SelectHealth Med
      • SelectHealth Advantage (UT or ID Resident)
      • SelectHealth Advantage Nevada (NV Resident)
      • SelectHealth Choice
      • SelectHealth Share
      • SelectHealth Value
  • Professional Positions

    Chief, LDS Hospital Department of Surgery; Medical Director, Intermountain Healthcare General Surgery Development Committee; Medical Director, Intermountain Healthcare Colorectal Cancer Team

    • Training

    • Residency

      University of Utah Medical Center - Salt Lake City, UT, 2002 - 2007

    • Fellowship

      Western Pennsylvania Hospital - Pittsburgh, PA, 2007 - 2008

    • Membership

      • American College of Surgeons
      • American Medical Association
      • American Board of Surgery
      • Alpha Omega Alpha
      • Southwestern Surgical Congress
      • American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons
    • Degree

      University of Nevada School of Medicine

      Reno, NV in Doctor of Medicine,
      1998 - 2002

    • Board Certification


      Re-verification: 12/31/2019

Patient Ratings

Overall rating
4.7 out of 5  (71)
  • Rate provider

    4.7 out of 5
  • Provider explained in way you understand

    4.9 out of 5
  • Provider listened to you

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider respected you

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider spent enough time with you

    4.9 out of 5
  • Provider know your medical history

    4.7 out of 5
  • Appointment as soon as you needed for care right away

    4.2 out of 5
  • Appointment as soon as you needed for check-up or routine care

    4.8 out of 5
  • See the provider within 15 minutes of your appointment time

    4.3 out of 5
  • Give easy to understand instruction

    4.8 out of 5
The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on the nationally developed CAHPS Clinician & Group Survey. Responses are reported as a star-rating on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.

Patient Reviews

Overall rating
4.7 out of 5 (20)
    Experienced on May 27, 2019

    everything a Dr should be

    Experienced on May 27, 2019

    perfect visit

    Experienced on May 21, 2019

    The best surgeon on the planet!

    Experienced on May 02, 2019

    Dr Kim was totally awesome in every way.

    Experienced on May 02, 2019

    I am a very happy customer!

    Experienced on Apr 23, 2019

    Very satisfied and confident in his ability.

    Experienced on Apr 23, 2019

    I would highly recommend him to anyone.

    Experienced on Apr 18, 2019

    Dr Kim is awesome he listens and talks to you directly and courteous. He really cares and takes the time with you.

    Experienced on Apr 16, 2019

    Very good and complete.

    Experienced on Apr 16, 2019

    Very positive.

    Experienced on Apr 16, 2019

    He was fantastic.

    Experienced on Apr 16, 2019

    Learned what I needed to. It was very fast no waiting very efficient.

    Experienced on Apr 15, 2019

    I was very pleased with Dr. Kim - I was consulting about a surgery in the future. He explained everything to me in terms that I could understand. He is very knowledgeable & seems to be a very caring surgeon.

    Experienced on Apr 09, 2019

    I was very impressed with his knowledge & concern for questions.

    Experienced on Apr 09, 2019

    Very positive experience for a bad situation (cancer).

    Experienced on Apr 08, 2019

    I have been a patient of Dr. Kim's for the past 3 years. He is the best and every visit I am treated with respect, dignity and the utmost care. He is passionate and energetic as well his staff. Dr. Kim is a rock star! He is confident yet humble. I had and still have 100% confidence in what my treatment entailed/entails and it was very scary - but Dr. Kim was re-assuring and caring. If I could have Dr. Kim for my doctor in all health-related matters... I would. I am so grateful for Dr. Kim.

    Experienced on Apr 05, 2019

    Dr. Kim is very knowledgable and efficient.

    Experienced on Apr 05, 2019

    I would feel comfortable having him as my surgeon.

    Experienced on Mar 31, 2019

    Very good -

    Experienced on Mar 31, 2019

    Loved Dr. Kim and all of his staff. Everyone was great! Friendly & helpful!