Dr. Joseph Kim, MD

Dr. Joseph Kim, MD

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Dr. Joseph Kim, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Midlothian, VA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus in 2008 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic spine surgery.

13801 St Francis Blvd Ste 200

Midlothian, VA 23114

Contact Information

(804) 379-2414

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 98% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

49  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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14  Procedures

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

  • University Of Virginia / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Virginia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kim's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
87 total reviews (29 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (87)

  • 5
    (70)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Kim's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (29)

I will never go to see Kim again. I had an appointment scheduled for 9am and after waiting an hour, still had not be seen. Not only that, no one ever expressed interest in my waiting so long or offered to reschedule. Apparently, he had scheduled 10 patients to see that morning which I was told...more
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Dr. Kim and his staff were top notch! They were both efficient and informative prior to the surgery that was need to correct a compressed disk in my neck. Dr. Kim explained everything in detail and his success rate as well. I was in chronic pain for six months prior to my operation. Dr. Kim did a...more
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Dr. Kim performed a triple fusion on my lower lumbar. Prior to surgery, Dr. Kim thoroughly explained the procedure and answered all questions that I had asked. He took the time to listen to my questions and alleviate any concerns that I had. The surgery went exactly as he had explained it would...more
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Dr. Kim had ABSOLUTELY no interest in my case. I received a text book spiel that would be given to a newly injured patient, was prescribed some anti-inflammatory, and he was gone. No questions about my level of pain, discussion about x-rays, a total disrespect for my 14 years of treatment, no...more
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I am very satisfied with Dr.Kim.
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