Dr. Dong Ko, MD

Dr. Dong Ko, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Dong Ko, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Allentown, PA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Wayne State Univ Som in 1995 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

4825 W Tilghman St

Allentown, PA 18104

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

63  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
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8  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Wayne State Univ Som
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Sinai Hosp-Detroit Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Sinai Hosp-Detroit Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Korean
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ko's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ko

3.0

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
36.36363636363637%
(8)
4 Stars
13.636363636363637%
(3)
3 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
45.45454545454545%
(10)

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Dr. Ko is very professional and you can tell he really cares about his patients. Speaking as a retired Pharmacist I must say you can't teach compassion at Med. school, and Dr. Ko and the entire staff was very kind to me...and I appreciate that.
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I've seen many doctors since I got sick a few years ago. My illnesses are invisible and cause me a lot of pain. I just turned 25 and almost every doctor I talk with about pain just assumes I'm faking for drugs. It got so bad that even the ER wouldn't treat me. Pain management was my last resort and...Read More
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I been patient of Dr Ko for years. Lately Dr Ko has seemed angry/annoyed with his job.Pain has been worsethe past few months. Repeated visits informing doctor of pain level increase resulting in a poorer quality of life.He has treated me like a pill junkie would not let me speak. I have always been...Read More
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Dr. Ko is The most understanding and compassionate doctor I have ever had in referance to my injury and pain. Wait I'll take that back, He is the best Dr. I have ever had the pleasure of meeting, PERIOD. He takes the time to listen to me, askes how I am doing mentally as well as phsically. He is...Read More
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Dr Ko has been a wonderful Dr for me. He is very friendly, has a great bedside manner. I have seen other drs for my back issues and he is the only one that TRUELY has listened and helped.
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