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Dr. Kyoo Ro, MD

Dr. Kyoo Ro, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 76

  

Dr. Kyoo Ro, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 51 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Ro's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ro treats Herniated Disc more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Ro treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ro treats Low Back Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Ro treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ro performs Spinal Compression Fracture Repair more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Ro performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Balloon Kyphoplasty
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Vertebroplasty

Dr. Ro's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Back Injuries
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Aneurysm Repair
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Damage
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Hemorrhage
  • Brain Infarction
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lobectomy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Pituitary Surgery
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Rigidity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vertebroplasty

About Me

Care Philosophy

Education, education, education- Patients? understanding of their conditions is the most crucial first step in their healing process. We emphasize patient teaching in every aspect of our encounters with our patients. Conservatively oriented medical care and evaluation.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1974
Tufts New England Medical Center Hospital-Neurosurgery
Residency Hospital
1968
Tufts New England Medical Center Hospital
Residency Hospital
1967
St Francis Genl Hospital
Internship Hospital
1966
Seoul National University, College Of Medicine
Medical School
1974
1968
1967
1966

Languages

  • Tagalog
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ro's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ro

3.6

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
35.714285714285715%
(5)

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At the time I saw Dr Ro I had a limited health care plan. I have had back pain for many years due to (my conclusion) lifting heavy buckets of paint and paste. Dr Ro did an examination and concluded there was nothing he could do for me. I ended up buying a more expensive health care plan so I could...Read More
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I was referred to Dr. Ro by my primary care physician. Dr. Ro was thorough and honest in his assessment of my condition and wisely referred me to another surgeon who had expertise in my particular situation. Dr. Ro's office staff were some of the best I have ever encountered. I would not hesitate...Read More
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Dr. Ro is a God sent angel ! He did a successful cervical spine surgery on my 78 year old dad which was in severe pain. Thank you Dr. Ro for giving my father his life back, and our family that priceless piece of mind. We are forever thankful to you and you are always in our prayers. God bless you!
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Dr. Ro is an angel! He's fast, efficient, knowledgeable, caring, concerned...and, if you scratch hard enough, he has a sense of humor, too! I LOVE this doctor!!!
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Dr. Ro was terrible I waited over a month to see this Dr. In serious pain the whole time. I had really no other choice due to my type of insurance. When finally my day came I thought great finally some answers and a cure. Well if u look at this Dr's philosophy he's all about education on how to...Read More
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