Dr. Miriam Kim, MD

Dr. Miriam Kim, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Miriam Kim, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Golden Valley, MN and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

5500 Wayzata Blvd Ste 1055

Golden Valley, MN 55416

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HealthPartners
  • Managed Care (Non-HMO)
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
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Dr. Kim's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Spine Disorders more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Spinal Stenosis more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Kim's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • 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
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Miriam Kim, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Golden Valley, MN and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2000
Sunnybrook Health Scis Ctr/U Toronto
Residency Hospital
1999
University Toronto
Residency Hospital
1993
Toronto Hospital
Internship Hospital
1992
University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
2000
1999
1993
1992

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kim

4.7

Based on 127 reviews

5 Stars
91.33858267716535%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
7.874015748031496%
(10)

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I sent my MRI ahead of time so Dr. Kim could review BEFORE my appt. It was obvious that she had not reviewed it when I came in for my appt. I was in and out of her office in 5 minutes. She said there was nothing she could do for me. Was very unprofessional. I left the room and cried all the way...Read More
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Had an appointment to see Dr Kim and was told she wouldn't see me because I hadn't payed a $2.30 copay which I had no knowledge of. I apologized and had offered to pay the $2.30 over the phone with a debit credit card. The receptionist was very rude and refused to take my take payment. I'm actually...Read More
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Was asked to bring my MRI in before my appointment which I did driving from Prior Lake to Golden Valley. I was told she wanted them to review before my visit. It was obvious she had not reviewed when I arrived for my appointment over a week later. She then explained there was nothing she could do...Read More
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