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Dr. Karen Kim, MD

Dermatology*
3.8 (15)
Map Pin Small Chestnut Hill, MA
Accepting new patients
25 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Karen Kim, MD

Dr. Karen Kim, MD is a Dermatologist in Chestnut Hill, MA. They specialize in Dermatology, has 25 years of experience, and is board certified in Micrographic Dermatologic Surgery. They graduated from Brown University Alpert Medical School and is affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Kim, completed a residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Kim an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Kim works at Practice in Chestnut Hill, MA. They frequently treat conditions like Rash and Contact Dermatitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Kim's Office Locations

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    V-Care Pharmacy of Chestnut Hill
    1244 Boylston St, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (617) 731-1600

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Rash
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Contact Dermatitis
Inflamed Seborrheic Keratosis
Acne
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Actinic Keratosis
Alopecia
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Basal Cell Carcinoma
Birthmark
Bullous Pemphigoid
Dry Skin
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Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Fungal Nail Infection
Hypertrophic Scar
Itchy Skin
Keloid Scar
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Nail Infection
Pemphigoid
Ringworm
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Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Skin Cancer
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Wart Freezing
Acanthosis Nigricans
Adult Acne
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Boil
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Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Cellulitis
Chickenpox
Cold Sore
Diabetes Skin Lesion
Dyshydrotic Eczema
Excessive Sweating
Folliculitis
Genital Warts
Granuloma of Skin
Hair Loss
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hidradenitis
Hives
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Hyperpigmentation
Impetigo
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Intertrigo
Lichen Simplex Chronicus
Lipomas
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Melanoma
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Melasma
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Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nonbullous Impetigo
Pityriasis Rosea
Plantar Wart
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Primary Hyperhidrosis
Psoriasis
Psoriasis Vulgaris
Rosacea
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Scabies
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Shingles
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Skin Aging
Skin Discoloration
Skin Laxity
Skin Ulcer
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Telogen Effluvium
Tinea Versicolor
Varicose Veins
Warts
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Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Acne Scar Removal
Botox® for Severe Underarm Sweating when Antiperspirants Fail
Botox® Injection
Dermal Filler
Dysport Injection
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Laser Age Spot Removal
Laser Skin Resurfacing
Laser Tattoo Removal
Melanoma Screening
Mohs Defect Reconstruction Surgery
Mohs Surgery
Mole Evaluation
Pellevé® RF Skin Tightening
Photorejuvenation
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Skin Grafts
Skin Tag Removal
Thermage Radiofrequency Treatment
Venous Sclerotherapy
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    3.8
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    Based on 15 ratings
    Patient Ratings (15)
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    About Dr. Karen Kim, MD

    Specialties*
    • Dermatology

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    Years of Experience
    • 25 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Italian
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    NPI Number
    • 1215920004
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Laser & Skin Surg Center of Ny
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • SUNY Downstate Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Brown University Alpert Medical School
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Micrographic Dermatologic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Karen Kim, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Kim is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Kim has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Kim has seen patients for Rash and Contact Dermatitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Kim on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    15 patients have reviewed Dr. Kim. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kim.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Kim, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Kim appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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