Dr. Ki Hwang, MD

Dr. Ki Hwang, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Ki Hwang, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Wayne, NJ and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School in 1999 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and neurological spine reconstructive surgery.

504 Valley Rd Ste 203

Wayne, NJ 07470

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hwang's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Neck Muscle Strain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hwang treats Neck Muscle Strain more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Hwang treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hwang treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Hwang treats this condition more than 91% 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
Intervertebral Disc Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hwang treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Hwang treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Hwang's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adhesive Capsulitis
Aneurysm
Ankle Fracture
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Elbow Injuries
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Femur Fracture
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Sprain
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteosarcoma
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Shoulder Disorders
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Sternum Fracture
Synovial Biopsy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ki Hwang, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Wayne, NJ and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School in 1999 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and neurological spine reconstructive surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2006
U C S F Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Maimonides Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1999
UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
Medical School
1995
University of Rochester
Undergraduate School
2006
2005
1999
1995

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

Awards

Dr. Hwang's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hwang

4.4

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
84.61538461538461%
(11)
4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
15.384615384615385%
(2)

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Such a nice doctor, took his time explaining my surgical plan in great detail. Really seems to understand care about his patients. I would highly recommend him to anyone with neck pain.
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Dr Hwang operated on my spine (cervical diskectomy with fusion). If it wasn't for him I wouldn't have the quality of life that I have now. Dr Hwang operated on my mother and completely changed her life also. Dr Hwang is an amazing Dr. as well as his associates at University Spine Center.
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Locations

University Spine Center

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  • Hours
    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: 11:00am - 3:30pm
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: 11:00am - 2:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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