Dr. Kyoo Ro, MD

Dr. Kyoo Ro, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
76 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Kyoo Ro, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 50 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Kyoo S Ro MD Inc

435 Arden Ave Ste 380

Glendale, CA 91203
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. 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
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
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
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
    1974
  • 1968
    Tufts New England Medical Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1968
  • 1967
    St Francis Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1967
  • 1966
    Seoul National University, College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    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
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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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