Dr. Doojin Kim, MD

Dr. Doojin Kim, MD

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Neurology  |  
Male  |  
47 y/o
(11)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Doojin Kim, MD is a neurology specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in neurology.

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Kim performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 90% of peers
Tension Headache
high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Kim's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kim does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kim and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
2.1
based on 11 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Kim's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Los Angeles, CA
Dr. Kim is extremely knowledgeable about stroke and has been able to thoroughly answer all of my questions since being hospitalized and throughout my treatment. He is patient and takes the time to answer my questions. His office is prompt responding to emails and communications.
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in Los Angeles
I was a patient of Dr. Kim's about a year and half ago and had to leave him as my Neurologist after finding out that he was prescribing me an almost placebo dose of my seizure meds without ever doing bloodwork or an EEG to check my levels. Because of his negligent practice I had a seizure while...more
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I have had a very hard time trusting doctors since seeing Doctor Kim. He has given me misinformation on multiple occasions and then either lied about it or has just that bad of a memory that he can't remember what he says.
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