Junuk Kim, MD, FACS

Board Certified General & Colorectal Surgeon

Colon and Rectal Surgeon & Robotic Surgeon in The Woodlands, Shenandoah and Spring, TX

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About Premier General and Colorectal Surgery

Premier General & Colorectal Surgery is a boutique-style practice specializing in patient-focused colorectal and general surgery in Shenandoah, Texas. Practice director Junuk Kim, MD, FACS, is a double board-certified surgeon with extensive experience in advanced surgical approaches, including laparoscopic and robotic surgery. 

Dr. Kim earned his undergraduate and master’s degrees at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He went on to New York Medical College in Valhalla, to earn his medical degree. Dr. Kim completed a general surgery residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Manhattan, New York, and also a two-year gastric cancer surgery fellowship at Yonsei University College of Medicine in Seoul, Korea. He went on to complete subspecialty training at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. 

Premier General & Colorectal Surgery offers colonoscopy for colon cancer screening and various diagnostic tests for colorectal issues like ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, rectal pain, and diverticulitis

Dr. Kim provides both in-office treatments and advanced surgical procedures to give his patients optimal results. He has earned a stellar reputation for making the most accurate clinical decisions and having a very low rate of surgical complications.

From irritating colorectal issues to life-threatening diseases, Premier General & Colorectal Surgery provides the best in effective personalized solutions. The office welcomes patients to call for an appointment or use the online scheduling feature anytime.

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We accept most insurance providers. If you have specific questions regarding your coverage, please contact us for additional information.
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Celso Q. | Jun 03, 2023
Great doctor. Highly recommend him.
Billie D. | May 31, 2023
Great experience, home-town doctor feeling. Staff was amazing, doctor was able to clearly explain diagnosis & made me feel comfortable.
William Z. | May 24, 2023
Nice staff and infirmative
Kelly L. | May 23, 2023
Very friendly and prompt.
Gregory G. | May 18, 2023
Super kind and knowledgeable-and mindful.
Belinda A. | May 17, 2023
Harold E. | May 17, 2023
Dr. Kim and his team are extremely helpful, courteous and friendly.
Celia S. | May 17, 2023
Very good. The staff was extremely helpful.
Wilmer M. | May 17, 2023
Dr Kim has done 2 surgeries for me , he is so patient, explains everything that he is going to do , is never too busy to answers questions , makes you feel so comfortable about what you will be going thru. Cindy , Lisa and other staff members are great also. The kind of Dr and surgeon everyone needs. 5 STARS
Karen P. | May 16, 2023
Dr Kim and his staff provide a very friendly and com
Christine B. | May 13, 2023
Doing much better! Thanks
Edward V. | May 12, 2023
Very professional and polite. Found to be informative. Dr.Kim was just great.
Robert C. | May 12, 2023
Dr. Kim and his staff are just wonderful. I could not have expected a better experience.
Matthew M. | May 11, 2023
Really appreciated the office making time for me unexpectedly due to my difficult recovery. Every person did their best to reassure me and my husband.
Nancy L. | May 09, 2023
Thank you for taking the time to review medical records. I appreciate the input on the surgerys. Thank you for seeing me.
Cindy L. | May 03, 2023
Dr is great.
Rosa S. | Apr 27, 2023
Dr. Kim, Cindy, and his staff were great. I felt well cared for beyond my expectations. Thank you!
Tina C. | Apr 26, 2023
As always best medical care experience
Mark N. | Apr 18, 2023
We love this doctor and his staff. They all make you feel welcomed and well cared for from start to finish!
Norma C. | Apr 08, 2023
Excellent doctor. Excellent staff.
Nancy L. | Apr 07, 2023
Very informative and professional manner
Warner S. | Apr 06, 2023
Everyone was very nice. Dr Kim was great. He explained everything he was courteous and kind.
Brigitta L. | Apr 05, 2023
Dr. Kim was easy to talk to and answered all of my questions.
Susan E. | Apr 05, 2023
Very Professional, personable, scheduling was easy, procedure and results were explained thoroughly.
Amber D. | Apr 02, 2023
excellent service
Lydia E. | Apr 02, 2023
Dr. Kim is a very attentive and caring dr.
Ramona H. | Mar 29, 2023
Very much appreciate Dr Kim
RONALD H. | Mar 29, 2023
Great care
Eric G. | Mar 28, 2023
very patient and professional in all manner.
TOMAS G. | Mar 22, 2023
Excelente doctor
Victor R. | Mar 22, 2023
Very personable. Explains results of procedures and tests well.
Michael P. | Mar 19, 2023
Excellent, Dr. And his staff are the best.
David D. | Mar 16, 2023
Excellent doctor abd staff . I was not rushed and all my questions were addressed. I have a lot of trust in this doctor.
Paul T. | Mar 09, 2023
Dr. Kim was very attentive and professional he was thoughtful and made me feel very comfortable. His staff was very sweet Cindy and the other young lady overall experience I highly recommend..
Jeannie P. | Mar 08, 2023
Good doctor
Julio M. | Mar 07, 2023
Thorough, knowledgeable, informative, helpful staff
Lawrence B. | Mar 06, 2023
The best doctor ever
Stan W. | Mar 03, 2023
Very professional
DAVID J. | Mar 03, 2023
Very pleased with Dr. Kim. Excellent doctor.
Paul T. | Mar 02, 2023
Went great
James H. | Mar 01, 2023
Dr. Kim is always professional, kind, patient and knowledgeable.
ROSEMARIE G. | Mar 01, 2023
Kind, patient professional and informative
Gary G. | Mar 01, 2023
Dr. Kim is one of the best surgeons I have known. He explains everything well . From my experience, I know he pays attention to everything when it comes to his patients.
Bindu A. | Feb 28, 2023
Very caring & professional
Percy T. | Feb 28, 2023
Dr. Junuk Kim was very knowledgeable, and pleasant.
Juana Patricia A. | Feb 28, 2023
Dr. Kim and his associate made me feel very comfortable, and was very thorough on his explanation to me. He also is not anxious to cut me open so to speak just to do it. He wants a lot more information before he decides on surgery. And I really appreciate that.
Fred S. | Feb 28, 2023
Would have been 5, but office did not respond to follow-up email question.
David W. | Feb 27, 2023
Bith me and my dad have been under Dr. Kim's care, and all I gotta say is they're the best. Walking in the office, from speaking to Cindy. She's always smiling, the sweetest, and so helpful. Lizeth the nurse is sweet, kind, and gentle, and Dr. Kim. He's laid back and has great bed side manner. They remember who i am, and makes me feel like I'm family just being there.
Yolanda P. | Feb 25, 2023
The staff made the whole embarrassing problem much easier for me. They were kind and attentive and made sure I knew exactly what was happening and why.
Mariel A. | Feb 24, 2023
Wonderful staff. They always make you feel like family. Dr.Kim is wonderful and is very caring.
Francisca R. | Feb 22, 2023
Dr. Kim and his staff are truly wonderful!!
Jill M. | Feb 22, 2023
Professional, personable, explained details for procedure.
Amber D. | Feb 18, 2023
Dr Kim did my cancer screening. His entire staff and he were very helpful and informative on both my visits.
Dolores D. | Feb 17, 2023
My wife and I were pleased with our visit to Dr. Kim. I went there to see him about a hernia problem , and after a short discussion, I had surgery scheduled for me. Dr. Kim and his staff all were fully versed in medical procedures and ready to help with instructions and the paperwork. We left there with a good feeling .
Billie G. | Feb 16, 2023
Very Helpful
Herzon H. | Feb 16, 2023
My family has used this practice for 3 of us now. All different problems with wonderful outcome. I would trust anyone else with our health. Great staff and doctor.
Libby G. | Feb 15, 2023
Very good
Olga D. | Feb 14, 2023
Dr Kim was extremely professional and courteous as usual which is very appreciated as these appointments are very uncomfortable based on what needs to happen to check for my health.
Jason D. | Feb 09, 2023
Dr Kim and all the staff treated me with the utmost respect and consideration. Dr Kim took the time to explain exactly the ins and outs (so to speak) of my situation and asked questions to make sure I understood.
Nancy L. | Feb 09, 2023
Dr.Kim is most caring and knowledgeable. He quickly acted to Take care of my diagnosis and made me Feel very confident.
Ramona H. | Feb 01, 2023
Fast and efficient
Ellen H. | Jan 31, 2023
Very helpful and friendly
Carolyn R. | Jan 31, 2023
He was thorough and professional. He asked questions and listened to answers.
Marion F. | Jan 27, 2023
Ocal Y. | Jan 27, 2023
Dr Kim is very professional. Very thorough. Very easy to converse with. His staff is great also!
David P. | Jan 26, 2023
Very comfortable and nice experience
Sonia G. | Jan 25, 2023
Dr. Kim is amazing!!!
Jill M. | Jan 12, 2023
Knowledgeable and detailed.
Julio M. | Jan 11, 2023
Amazing doctor. Highly recommend. We have seen 2 gastrologist and we finally feel heard and had a proper exam. And he will do surgery if YOU choose it. He does not ram it down your throat. But offers great lifestyle changes for a more pleasant outcome.
Micheal E. | Jan 05, 2023
Dr Kim has always been great! So glad to be on my medical journey with him as my doctor
Patricia F. | Jan 04, 2023
Dr. Kim was a great listener and very informative about the procedure.
Trevalyn R. | Jan 03, 2023
Always professional, effective, thorough, personable, considerate and kind. We have referred others to Dr Kim
Karla W. | Dec 27, 2022
Went very well and Dr Kim was helpful and answered all my questions. Now it’s up to me to get to where I can have the surgery.
Kevin K. | Dec 27, 2022
Dr. Kim is a very good doctor.
Judith P. | Dec 27, 2022
Very good positive attention to patient
Maria B. | Dec 22, 2022
Very good he listen and make sure you understand
Helen B. | Dec 21, 2022
Polite listen to you even if not his field and gives you positive attitude about life and health.
JEANNETTE H. | Dec 20, 2022
Carmen L. | Dec 18, 2022
I love Dr. Kim and all of his staff. Extreemly welcoming and caring for you as a patient. I had a great experience with colonoscopy at the facility. I highly recommend and would not go elsewhere.
Jane K. | Dec 14, 2022
Dr. Kim and his staff are wonderful. He is a great surgeon and very pleasant to talk to. I highly recommend them.
Sandra T. | Dec 14, 2022
Dr. Kim was very nice and went straight to the point on what to expect along with other concerns to get taken care of.
AnnMarie S. | Dec 14, 2022
Dr. Kim listens carefully patients concerns and questuons, and gives eanestlty advise on the procedures and surgeries. I recommd Dr. Kim to anyone who has problem with his/her " butt whole" and stool!
Nungsoo K. | Dec 08, 2022
Dr. Kim is extremely professional and truly cares for his patients. His staff is absolutely by far some of the friendliest and sweetest people I’ve ever met. They always give my kids suckers when we come. I would highly recommend Dr. Kim and his staff to anyone.
Rosa B. | Dec 08, 2022
Superior Doctor patient experience.
Curtis C. | Nov 29, 2022
I will recommend Dr kim any given day any given time.
Rakib A. | Nov 22, 2022
The depth of grace and care cannot be measured. In an environment where there could easily be so much discomfort and awkwardness, there is peace and acceptance.
Lyn S. | Nov 16, 2022
Dr Kim is very approachable when it comes to patient info
Peter G. | Nov 16, 2022
I would highly recommend Dr. Kim
Shirley C. | Nov 16, 2022
Curtis C. | Oct 26, 2022
Always top quality and professionalism With inequaled medical expertise, plus the most respectful and courteous manner.
Carl W. | Oct 26, 2022
The appt went as well as could be expected under the circumstances. Very nice person.
Anthony P. | Oct 17, 2022
First time visit, I was nervous, however Doctor and staff made me feel at ease.
Jocelyn S. | Oct 17, 2022
Very informative and thorough. I felt very comfortable with Dr. Kim
Peter G. | Oct 14, 2022
I loved how easy he was to talk to. I felt like I was being heard with my problems, and he understood me. I wouldn’t go to anyone else!! By far the best care I’ve received by any medical professional!
Rosa G. | Oct 14, 2022
Dr Kim is very empathetic while also being light-hearted. He understand the concerns of patients as he provides data-driven assessments and recommendations. His use of leading and novel technologies and practices demonstrate his concern to patient care through continuous learning. He values our concerns as he's always willing and open to any question because he knows we put their lives and the lives of their families in his hands, and for that, I am exceptionally grateful to him, his staff, and his dedication.
Vincent S. | Oct 14, 2022
Dr. Kim is awesome! He was very thorough and made sure that I understood everything regarding my care. I really appreciate his professionalism. I did not feel rushed at all.
Venchella J. | Oct 14, 2022
Dr. Kim and his staff were gracious and informative, while dealing with sensitive issues.
Lyn S. | Oct 13, 2022
First of all I only had a three minute wait from my appointment time. That was awesome. Dr. Kim is a wonderful Doctor and person. He genuinely was interest in me as a patient. Easy to talk to, lets you ask questions and explains everything. I would certainly recommend anyone needing a Colon Specialist to see Dr. Kim. I’m very grateful he was recommended to me.
Georgeanne E. | Oct 07, 2022
Dr Kim explained everything very well he was very knowledgeable and patient
Jessie C. | Oct 06, 2022
Procedures and explanations were understandable.
Cynthia B. | Oct 06, 2022
I was expecting to have to wait for awhile to have my drain removed because I was told that I would be double booked for my appointment. But their team was effective and efficient.
Sara S. | Oct 06, 2022
Doc very friendly and explained everything in detail
Yolanda D. | Oct 06, 2022
Other than the fact that I was given directions to the wrong building, the office staff redirected me. They honored my appointment regardless of how tardy I was. The staff was apologetic and very pleasant.
Becky S. | Oct 05, 2022
warm reception. I believe they understood my dilemma pertaining to my medical condition and was genuinely concerned about resolution. Wonderful spirit in front desk.
Sheila K. | Oct 04, 2022
Excellent surgeon! Liked Dr Kim very much and would recommend him to others. Very knowledgeable as one would expect; however, they way in which he explained things was easy to understand and made you feel very relaxed.
Linda W. | Oct 03, 2022
Good and knowledgeable.
Ricardo B. | Oct 01, 2022
He is a very down to earth doctor and fully explained what was going on and how he was going to address the problem. I really like his personality a lot. Great bedside manner.
Mary H. | Oct 01, 2022
Friendly, knowledgeable .
Frank T. | Sep 30, 2022
Dr. Kim is a very kind and compassionate person. I feel like he has the best interest of his patients care at heart. Highly recommend.
Elizabeth S. | Sep 30, 2022
Everyone is always so friendly and professional.
Kathleen M. | Sep 29, 2022
Robert W. | Sep 29, 2022
Dr Kim very professional.explained every thing to me.very easy to understand.
Maria B. | Sep 28, 2022
Very informational
Cedric G. | Sep 23, 2022
Friendly. Answered all my questions. Easy to understand the Procedures
Paulette A. | Sep 23, 2022
Dr. Kim and his staff were very nice. I love the Dr. Kim tried to fix the cause of my issue before any procedure.
Brenda A. | Sep 23, 2022
Dr Kim has impressed me from the beginning as both being an excellent surgeon and a person who is very easy to communicate with and very professional.
Jonathan B. | Sep 21, 2022
Dr. Kim, is wonderful to work with as a patient. He and staff, go way and above!!!
Alfred F. | Sep 21, 2022
Everyone is so understanding, and patient.
Judy H. | Sep 17, 2022
Dr Kim has been very patient with my hearing disability
Cyrene B. | Sep 17, 2022
Very professional, informative, engaging, prompt
Lawrence B. | Sep 16, 2022
The doctor and staff were very nice and personable. Look forward to having procedure to find out what my problem is. He seemed very knowledgable and confident that he can help me.
Ronald H. | Sep 16, 2022
Been a patient of Dr Kim for over 6 years now. He’s an outstanding doctor, very knowledgeable, and most import, he listens to you. I strongly recommend Dr Kim.
Andre B. | Sep 16, 2022
Everyone in the office was very nice. Dr Kim understood my problem, and I feel like he’s going to find out what is the cause.
Diane J. | Sep 16, 2022
Best service in short time with satisfaction
Naginbhai P. | Sep 15, 2022