Dr. Jae Lim, MD

Dr. Jae Lim, MD

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Neurological Spine Surgery  |  
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49 y/o
(24)

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Dr. Jae Lim, MD is a neurological spine surgery doctor who practices in Vienna, VA. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.Read his story

Atlantic Brain & Spine Surgery

8230 Boone Blvd Ste 360

Vienna, VA 22182
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Accepted insurance

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • Worker's Compensation

Learn about Dr. Lim

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Top Care Areas

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

Spine Fracture Treatment
normal
more than 88% of peers
Herniated Disc
normal
more than 79% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
normal
more than 77% of peers

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Dr. Lim's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lim "A graduate of both Yale and Stanford, Dr. Jae Y. Lim is a board-certified neurosurgeon who specializes in minimally invasive techniques, including robotic spine surgery, that significantly reduce surgical impact and recovery times. Dr. Lim is one of only four surgeons in Northern Virginia to utilize robotic surgery techniques for complex back surgery."
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Specialties

  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Trauma Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Back Pain
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Herniated Disc
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
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Procedures

  • Disc Replacement
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Sacroiliac Joint Fusion
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University of California Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Cedar Sinai Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lim to family and friends
4.0
based on 24 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Lim's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Alexandria, VA |
Dr. Lim is an exceptional individual. His surberb medical skills are enhanced by his approach to his patients. It starts with his wonderful staff who are friendly and accomodating. Next you are visited by his PA who is both competent and knowledgabe. When you first meet Dr. Lim, he puts you at...more
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in Vienna, VA |
Dr. Lim performed robotic assisted spine surgery on me 15 months ago. Because I am somewhat compulsive and I knew the seriousness of the surgery, I went to four different practices to meet with each potential surgeon and asked many questions. Dr. Lim's knowledge and experience, yet gentle...more
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in Chantilly, VA |
I found Dr. Lim to be both professional and personable. He was very clear and articulate in answering any questions I had and seemed genuinely concerned for my health and quality of life. Dr. Lim performed a complete disc replacement of my C5-6 and 6-7 vertebra. The entire process, from...more
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in Front Royal, VA |
I am a 70 year old male who has had debilitating back pain for ten years. I have had virtually every pain management treatment including the implant of a neurostimulator. The pain kept getting worse. After seeing five spine surgeons I learned of Dr. Lim, and the Mazor robotic system. I had the...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lim accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Choice Network POS
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Inova Loudoun Hospital
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