Dr. Louis Kim, MD

Dr. Louis Kim, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Louis Kim, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1999 and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.Read his story

908 Jefferson St Fl 5

Seattle, WA 98104

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain Aneurysm
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Aneurysm
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Kim's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kim "Dr. Louis Kim is part of a select group of neurosurgeons across the country fellowship-trained in both open vascular/skull base microsurgery and endovascular techniques for the treatment of cerebrovascular and spinal vascular diseases."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kim "My goal is to seamlessly combine cutting edge neurosurgical technology and compassionate patient care."
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Endovascular Neurosurgery
  • Interventional Neuroradiology
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
  • Neurovascular Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Carotid Cavernous Fistula
  • Cavernous Malformation Brain
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Barrow Neur Inst
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Barrow Neur Inst
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Barrow Neur Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
4.5
based on 13 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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

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
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Patient Comments (2)

in Seattle, WA
Dr. Kim performed my ACoM brain aneurysm clipping and I was discharged from the hospital 2 days later. My recovery has been smooth and I am returning to work slowly, after only 2 weeks of recovery. To say that he is an amazing surgeon and cares about his patients is an understatement. He is my...more
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in Sandpoint, ID
I cannot speak highly enough regarding Dr Kim. Outstanding expertise, compassionate care, superlative skills and knowledge. He took on my son's case when no-one else within 200 miles would touch it. I believe my child continues to walk on this planet due to this man's care. In addition, his team...more
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