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Title Department Chair
Department Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Appointment:
216.444.7000
Desk:
216.444.3541
Fax:
216.445.3889

Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Cancer Screening
  • Clinical Trials
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
View all 3 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
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Insurance

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2022

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Ctr
Gastroenterology
New York, NY USA
2005

Residency - New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Ctr
Internal Medicine
New York, NY USA
2002

Medical Education - Stanford School of Medicine
Stanford, CA USA
1999

Undergraduate - Harvard University
Biology
Cambridge, MA USA
1994

Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Michelle Kim, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 3/22/2024, Dr. Kim has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

73 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

18 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2024

Dr. Kim and her team are a blessing and a gift. Every single person I interact with is kind, caring, empathetic and easy to speak with. I cannot emphasize enough how grateful I am to have them in my life to help manage my health and care.

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2024

Dr. Kim is a very busy physician and chair of a major department. I understand why it took so long to get an appointment.

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2024

Dr. Kim addressed all of my problems and concerns.

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2024

Quite simply I think this was my best experience ever at a Cleveland Clinic ER, Outpatient facility or Main Akron Csmpus for heart surgeries. I have always received good care at all of the above but this experience by every person was about caring for me as a patient, keeping me calm and informed and comforted with their professional demeanor. Dr Kim was outstanding, the anestheologist was excellent with a very calm voice. The discharge nurse (maybe Becky) was excellent as well.

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2024

There are very few neuroendocrine cancer specialists in the area. Dr. Kim is so kind and you can tell she cares. I felt very lost when Dr. Laderian left. I'm so thankful for Dr. Kim,

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2024

Dr Michelle K. Kim is a wonderful person and tremendous medical doctor. She is patient and knowledgeable In every visit I have had with her. Cleveland Clinic has been very fortunate in recruiting her to their fine institution.

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2024

Dr. Kim is THE BEST

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2024

Dr.Kim and Emily are AWESOME!!!!!!

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2024

Dr. Kim was very empathetic and pleasant throughout the visit. Very professional and approachable.

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2024

It was a thoroughly professional and informative meeting. Dr. Kim and staff gave me all a warm and productive meeting and I appreciated their time and efforts.

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2024

Dr.Kim is a very compassionate and engaging physician, who cares about her patients concerns and needs.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2023

Dr. Kim is the consummate professional. She listens, takes time to really hear my questions and concerns, is thorough and so respectful to her staff and her patients. She is the model of the ideal medical practitioner! The Clinic is so lucky to have her!I am so lucky to have her as my doctor during a health crises!

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2023

Staff, especially Dr Kim and Jody are excellent and really do genuinely care. Always an excellent experience.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2023

Dr Kim is wonderful! She's one of the very few doctors who are knowledgeable about Neuroendocrine tumors. I feel better seeing her since Dr Laderian left and there isn't another Neuroendocrine specialist oncologist available.

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2023

I never met Dr. Kim in person. I was a new patient to her. She took the time to listen to me. She explained everything in detail in a way that I could understand. She is one amazing doctor and the Cleveland Clinic should be grateful to have her.

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2023

Excellent experience- From booking appointment with staff, to virtual visit with the doctor

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2023

It was a pleasure talking to Dr. Kim. I believe that we're going to get to the bottom of my problem.

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2023

Dr Kim is remarkable. She is so contactful and caring on top of her amazing expertise about my condition. She is just the best.

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