Dr. John Kuo, MD

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Specializes in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility - Male

200 Ucla Medical Plz Suite 220
Los Angeles, CA 90095
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Dr. Kuo's Background

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

Dr. John Kuo graduated from the Keck school of medicine at the University of Southern California (USC) in 2000. Dr. Kuo continued his medical training with an internship and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology (Ob/Gyn) at the David Geffen school of medicine at the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), followed by a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (REI) at UCLA. He then joined the UCLA faculty specializing in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. Dr. Kuo has been recognized for his clinical ability in "America's Top Obstetricians and Gynecologists" (2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012), "Southern California Super Doctors" (2010, 2011 and 2012), and and "Superb Doctor - Rated 10 out of 10" (2011 and 2012). In addition to providing top quality medical care to patients, he is also committed to excellence in teaching of medical students and rigorous training of interns, residents and fellows. Websites: http://DrKuo.com/Home, http://uclahealth.org/johnkuo

Specialties

  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Board Certifications

  • Fertility & Reproductive Endocrinology, 2012
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2013
  • Assisted Hatching
  • Assisted Reproductive Techniques
  • Cryopreservation
  • Donor Egg Collection
  • Donor Sperm Collection
  • Fallopian Tube and Ovarian Surgery
  • Family Planning Services
  • Fibroid Tumor Surgery
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Hysteroscopy
  • In Vitro Fertilization
  • Infertility Treatment
  • Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)
  • Intrauterine Insemination (Uterine Insemination)
  • Laparoscopy
  • Ultrasound, Pelvic
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Fallopian Tube Disorders
  • Infertility
  • Ovarian Disorders
  • Recurrent Pregnancy Loss
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids

Background Check for Dr. Kuo

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • America's Top Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Reproductive Endocrinology, Consumer's Research Council of America, 2009
  • Superb Doctor - Rated 10 out of 10, Avvo Inc., 2011
  • Reproductive Scientist Development Program (RSDP) K12 Grant, National Institutes of Health and Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceutic, 2010-2012
  • Southern California Super Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2011
  • America's Top Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Reproductive Endocrinology, Consumer's Research Council of America, 2010
  • America's Top Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Reproductive Endocrinology, Consumer's Research Council of America, 2012
  • Southern California Super Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2012
  • Southern California Super Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2010
  • America's Top Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Reproductive Endocrinology, Consumer's Research Council of America, 2011
  • Women's Reproductive Health Research (WRHR) K12 Grant, National Institutes of Health, 2007-2010
  • Superb Doctor - Rated 10 out of 10, Avvo Inc., 2012
  • Kuo J. Case #7 - Hypothyroidism; Case #12 - Contraception: Depo-Provera; and Case #16 - Menopause: Osteoporosis Prevention and Treatment., 2007
  • Rapkin AJ, Kuo J. Neurotransmitter Physiology: The Basics for Understanding Premenstrual Syndrome., 2007
  • Micevych P, Kuo J, Christensen A. Physiology of membrane oestrogen receptor signaling in reproduction., 2009
  • Jain JK, Nicosia AF, Nucatola DL, Lu JJ, Kuo J, Felix JC. Mifepristone for the prevention of breakthrough bleeding in new starters of depo-medroxyprogesterone acetate., 2003
  • Fassett MJ, Bohn Y, Kuo J, Wing DA. Longitudinal evaluation of activated protein C resistance among normal pregnancies of Hispanic women., 2000
  • Jain JK, Kuo J, Mishell DR Jr. A comparison of two dosing regimens of intravaginal misoprostol for second-trimester pregnancy termination., 1999
  • Kuo J, Micevych P. Neurosteroids, trigger of the LH surge., 2012
  • Kuo J, Hamid N, Bondar G, Prossnitz ER, Micevych P. Membrane estrogen receptors stimulate intracellular calcium release and progesterone synthesis in hypothalamic astrocytes., 2010
  • Kuo J, Hariri OR, Micevych P. An interaction of oxytocin receptors with metabotropic glutamate receptors in hypothalamic astrocytes., 2009
  • Jain JK, Kuo J. Pregnancy outcomes with increased clomiphene citrate dose., 2004
  • Kuo J, Hamid N, Bondar G, Dewing P, Clarkson J, Micevych P. Sex differences in hypothalamic astrocyte response to estradiol stimulation., 2010
  • Micevych P, Bondar G, Kuo J. Estrogen actions on neuroendocrine glia., 2010
  • Kuo J, Hariri OR, Bondar G, Ogi J, Micevych P. Membrane estrogen receptor-alpha interacts with metabotropic glutamate receptor 1a to mobilize intracellular calcium in hypothalamic astrocytes., 2009
  • Kuo J. Membrane estrogen receptor-alpha interacts with metabotropic glutamate receptor 1a to stimulate intracellular calcium release and progesterone synthesis in female hypothalamic astrocytes., 2011
  • Bondar G, Kuo J, Hamid N, Micevych P. Estradiol-induced estrogen receptor-alpha trafficking., 2009

Education & Training

Medical School

Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
Graduated in 2000

Internship Hospital

University Of California At Los Angeles
Complete in 2001

Residency Hospital

University Of California At Los Angeles
Complete in 2004

Fellowship Hospital

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Complete in 2007
University Of California At Los Angeles
Complete in 2007

Undergraduate Schools

Columbia University
Graduated in 1993

Other Education

Ph.D. Degree From University Of California At Los Angeles
Complete in 2011

Languages Spoken by Dr. Kuo & Staff

  • English
  • Chinese

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