The Podiatry Group of South Texas is excited to introduce and welcome a talented and friendly podiatrist on board. We present to you: Dr. Dean Kim. We’re excited for you to get to know more about him and his expertise.
As we continue to work hard toward our commitment to provide the most advanced podiatric care, we are honored to add Dr. Kim in our roster of providers. You will find him to be a knowledgeable, experienced, and extremely approachable physician with a wealth of education and training.
Below are six facts you should know about Dr. Kim.
1. Dr. Kim was born and raised in Dallas, Texas.
We are proud to have Dr. Kim as a home-grown professional on board. Besides being a committed physician, he is also a loving family man to a wife, son, and dog. During his free time, he enjoys playing soccer, lifting weights, cooking, and traveling. And of course, he is a huge fan of the state’s basketball home team, the Dallas Mavericks.
2. He is a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM).
As an undergraduate, Dr. Kim studied at Baylor University where he received his bachelor’s degree in biology. In 2013, he finished his doctorate degree in podiatric medicine from the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine.
3. He underwent extensive training for podiatric surgery and care.
Dr. Kim finished a comprehensive 3-year residency in foot and ankle surgery and served as chief resident at HCA Kingwood Medical Center in Houston. He is extensively trained in treating bunions, diabetic foot problems, and foot and ankle trauma as well as performing limb salvage and reconstructive surgery. His areas of interest also include sports medicine. You can rest assured that Dr. Kim is equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to address your foot problems.
4. Dr. Kim is a member of numerous professional organizations.
Dr. Kim is part of the Texas Podiatric Medical Association, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, and American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine. His membership in these highly recognized and credible organizations allows him to share his knowledge with fellow physicians and continuously grow professionally. Through these organizations, he is also able to stay updated on developments and advancements in the field.
5. He is affiliated with several hospitals and surgery centers.
Dr. Kim has worked with several hospitals and surgery centers, adding significant value to his years of experience and credibility in the field. His affiliations include:
- CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Medical Center
- CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Physicians Ambulatory Surgery Centers
- CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital: Alamo Heights and Westover Hills
- LifeCare Hospitals of San Antonio
- Methodist Ambulatory Surgery Hospital
- Methodist Hospital
- Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital
- Post-Acute Medical Specialty Hospital of San Antonio
- Luke’s Baptist Hospital
6. He is more than just an experienced physician and surgeon.
Besides being equipped and trained to provide high-quality podiatric care, Dr. Kim is a compassionate and committed physician who values fostering positive, long-lasting relationships with his patients. The qualities he embodies and the values he upholds make Dr. Kim an outstanding podiatrist for The Podiatry Group of South Texas. We look forward to helping you feel better under Dr. Kim’s care.
Top-Notch Podiatry Care with Dr. Dean Kim in San Antonio, Texas
We are eager for you to meet Dr. Dean Kim, our newest physician at The Podiatry Group of South. He is joining Dr. David Cauthon in our San Antonio office. To schedule an appointment, you may call (210) 561-7080 or request an appointment online. Our friendly staff will get back to you soon.