Dr. James Kim, MD

Dr. James Kim, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Kim, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Buena Park, CA. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.

5742 Beach Blvd

Buena Park, CA 90621

Contact Information

(714) 537-0200

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • HealthSmart
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 94% of peers
Confusion
normal
more than 65% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neurodevelopment Disabilities
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Pediatric Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Developmental Delay
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)

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

  • Catholic University Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Methodist Hospital,The
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Chicago Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Methodist Hospital,The
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • 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
1.3
based on 14 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Kim's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    POOR
  • Answers Questions
    POOR
  • Time well spent
    POOR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness
    FAIR
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Montebello, CA |
HORRIBLE ! I have CIPD and I needed to see a Neurologist as soon as possible and after a week of sitting on my referral I called their office to check on the status. I come to find out this SOB is only accepting patients with epilepsy and sleeping disorders, what kind of a doctor does that ?!
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Dr. Kim accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
    First Choice Health PPO
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Humana HMO
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Kim has admitting privileges

Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center
1300 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027
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