Dr. Paul Jeong Kim, DPM

Dr. Paul Jeong Kim, DPM

Dr. Paul Jeong Kim, DPM

Languages: English
Fax: (866) 990-5515

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Specialties
  • Podiatry
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
Conditions I Treat
  • achilles tendonitis
  • ankle fracture
  • ankle injury
  • bone defect
  • bursitis, subcutaneous tendo-achilles
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Procedures I Perform
  • foot amputation
  • orthotics
  • tendon pulley reconstruction
  • tendon repair surgery
  • toe amputation
About the Provider

Paul J. Kim, DPM, MS, board-certified podiatric surgeon with a specialized focus in wound care and healing, is primarily located at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. Dr. Kim works with patients of all ages, often dealing with conditions such as chronic infections and diabetic wounds.

Dr. Kim focuses on a team approach to care, developing long-term relationships with patients and their families. His personal interest in the latest technology is also evident in his approach to care. He combines expertise and current research with a willingness to use leading-edge innovations to help patients reach and maintain their functional goals.

As the Vice Chair of Research for MedStar Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Kim is an active contributor to research in his field. He has published and presented extensively and has contributed to numerous educational articles and novels. Dr. Kim also has a master's degree in clinical research management.

In addition to caring for patients and research, Dr. Kim is also a Professor of plastic surgery at Georgetown University School of Medicine.

Dr. Kim's Philosophy of Care



"I am passionate about researching novel treatment options to improve the quality of life of the patients I serve."

Education
  • Residency Program: Inova Fairfax Hospital (2005)
  • Medical School: Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine (2002)
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Practice Locations
Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital