Dr. David Kung, MD

Dr. David Kung, MD

Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 76
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Dr. David Kung, MD is a surgery specialist in Elmira, NY and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from National Defense Medical Center in 1967 and specializes in surgery and neurosurgery.

300 Madison Ave

Elmira, NY 14901

Contact Information

(607) 734-2574

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Dr. Kung's Experience

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Dr. Kung's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Surgery
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • Malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Surgery
  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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16  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 10/21/2015
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Chemung County, NY
    State: New York
0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • National Defense Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Triservice Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Brigham Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Chldns Brigham Mass Genl Ho
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Lahey Clin Fdn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kung has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kung has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kung's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kung to family and friends
19 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Kung's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Had neck surgery over 15 yrs ago and had absolutely no pain and have been pain free since. My father, mother, and multiple friends and relatives have gone to him. Excellent surgeon.
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