Dr. Jeffrey Roh, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Roh, MD

Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(92)
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Dr. Jeffrey Roh, MD is a minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery doctor who practices in Kirkland, WA. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Read his story

12911 120th Ave NE Ste H210

Kirkland, WA 98034

Contact Information

(425) 823-4000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • LifeWise
  • 7 More

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Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 89% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 89% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Roh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Roh "As a spine surgeon specializing in the most cutting-edge minimally invasive techniques, I am well aware of the importance of treating each patient as a unique individual, and not as "just another number or case." I work closely with my team to find the absolute best way to individualize your treatment. We are committed to targeting your diagnosis and will not stop until the most effective treatment plan is achieved."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Roh "My philosophy regarding patient care is to treat each and every patient with the highest level of care, respect, and dignity -- as if they were my own family member."
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Specialties

  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Impairment
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Back Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Bone Trauma
  • Neck Cancer
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Mass
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Spondylosis Cervical Without Myelopathy
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Traumatic Spine Disease

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Procedures

  • Adult Scoliosis Correction
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Degenerative Disc surgery
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Disc Replacement
  • Disc Surgery
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Failed Back Surgery Revision
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laparoscopic Spine Surgery
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimal Access Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive and Navigational Procedure
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Disc Surgery
  • XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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 Washington
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Case Western Reserve University Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Case Western Reserve University Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Hospital for Special Surgery | New York Presbyterian Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patients' Choice Award - Vitals.com, 2009
  • Compassionate Physician Recognition - Vitals.com, 2009
  • On-Time Physician Award - Vitals.com, 2009
  • Top 5 Physicians in Western Washington - KING 5 Best of Western Washington Awards, 2009
Media & Publications
  • Chin KR, Roh JS, et al: J Spinal Disorders & Techniques, 2008.,
  • Piasecki DP, Roh JS, et al: Spine, 2008.,
  • Chin KR, Roh JS, et al: J Spinal Disorders & Techniques, 2006.,
  • Roh JS, et al: Orthop Clin North Am, 36(3):255-62, July 2005.,
  • Cunningham ME, Roh JS, et al: Current Opinion in Pediatrics, 2005.,
  • Quinn LS, and Roh JS: Experimental Cell Research, 1993.,
  • Knight KQ, Roh J, et al: J Spinal Disorders & Techniques, 2009.,
  • Fox Sports Radio interview on Spinal Stenosis,
  • Evergreen Monitor featured articles on Spine Surgery,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Roh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Roh to family and friends
4.2
based on 92 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (92)

  • 5
    (70)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (4)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Roh's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (14)

in Bellevue, WA |
After discussing one type of endoscopic discectomy during my appointment, Dr. Roh later signed me up for two laminotomies and an extraforaminal decompression, which were never mentioned during my appointment. Then, my Office Visit Report incorrectly stated (about those 3 surgeries):: "All potential...more
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in Sequim, WA |
My experience with Jeffrey Roh was absolutely horrible, he did not understand my conditions and it was a complete waste of time and travel. I left feeling disgusted and depressed when I felt like I could finally have some hope after so many years of living in chronic pain and doing all the...more
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On the leading edge of minimally invasive spine surgery. Honest and extremely capable. Will take the time to discuss the situation, present options (not all surgical), and truthfully put forth his professional opinion for your specific case. Mine was a nerve decompression and was completed as day...more
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Bellevue, WA |
I felt at ease with Dr. Roh immediately after talking with him. His clear and thorough explanation of my back problem and his recommendation of the surgical procedure made sense to me and put me at ease. After listening to my concerns and inquiring the exact location of my pain, he described the...more
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in Kirkland, WA |
I lucked out in having him as my surgeon. He is the top doc for backs in the Seattle area and think he and his staff are superb. My back pain is GONE!! No more numbness and tingling and not being able to enjoy life to its fullest. Highly recommend him, Anna, and the rest of the staff and surgery...more
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Dr. Roh accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Choice
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice PPO
    Elect Choice
    Health Fund
    Open Choice
    Quality Point-of-Service POS
    Traditional Choice
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • LifeWise
  • MultiPlan
  • ODS Health Plan
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Plus
    Heritage Plus Alaska
    Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN
    Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Traditional Participating Plan
    Uniform Medical Plan Classic
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
    Preferred Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare
  • Washington State Department of Labor & Industries
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Roh has admitting privileges

Overlake Medical Center
1035 116th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98004
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Swedish Medical Center - First Hill Campus
747 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122
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Swedish Medical Center - Issaquah Campus
751 NE Blakely Dr
Issaquah, WA 98029
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