Dr. Kenneth Yonemura, MD

Dr. Kenneth Yonemura, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o
(19)

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Dr. Kenneth Yonemura, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Park City, UT and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in neurosurgery, minimally invasive neurological spine surgery, and more.Read his story

Neuro Spine Institute

1820 Sidewinder Dr

Park City, UT 84060
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Cigna
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Yonemura's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yonemura treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Yonemura treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Herniated Disc
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yonemura treats Herniated Disc more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Yonemura treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yonemura treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Yonemura treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Yonemura's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Neck
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Arthroplasty
Disc Replacement
Discogenic Pain
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Minimally Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Biopsy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Blocks
Nerve Injury
Nerve Pain
Nerve Reconstruction
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteopenia
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Decompression
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Pinched Nerve
Pinched Nerve in Back
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pseudoarthrosis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Decompression
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Infections
Spinal Injections
Spinal Instability
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Spacer Procedure
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Disc Disorders
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracoscopic Surgery
Trigger Point Injection

About Me

Care Philosophy

You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of service and highly trained and knowledgeable staff who have been together for some ten years plus. We look forward to being part of your medical team.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1991
    Barrow Neurologial Inst
    Fellowship Hospital
    1991
  • 1990
    University Ca Irvine Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1985
    Uc Irvine-Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital
    1985
  • 1984
    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School
    1984
  • 1980
    University of Southern California
    Undergraduate School
    1980

Awards

Dr. Yonemura's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Yonemura

4.4

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
15.789473684210526%
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I had a bad result from a neck surgery from another doctor. I had paralasis in my right arm for 4 years with constant severe pain. I saw many surgeons and none would try to correct the earlier work. Dr Yonemura is the best I have ever seen at reading MRI's He formulated a surgical plan that was...Read More
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I strongly recommend Dr. Yonemura. He was recommended to me by another doctor who had undergone spinal surgery with Dr. Yonemura. It was the best decision I made. I was his first patient at Wasatch Neurological Surgery nearly five years ago. He did a discectomy with a small incision of less...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

AARP
Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Altius Health Plans
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wyoming
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah
Value Care
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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Lakeview Hospital

Bountiful, UT