Dr. Terrence Kim, MD

Dr. Terrence Kim, MD

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Dr. Terrence Kim, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

444 S San Vicente Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90048

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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Sedgwick Claims Management Services
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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. Kim's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Scoliosis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Scoliosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Spine Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 100% of his 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
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. Terrence Kim, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Cedars-Sinai Institute For Spinal Disorders
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University Of Maryland Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital
  • University Of Maryland
    Internship Hospital
  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School
  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kim

4.6

Based on 39 reviews

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Dr Kim is the best. He preformed a miracle on me. I went from chronic pain to infrequent pain. I was on the verge of paralysis to off-roading on an ATV six months later. Dr Kim spoke to me in terms that I could understand. I would recommend him, because I trust him with my life
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Dr Kim is an especially gifted surgeon who truly cares about each of his patients. He recently performed both neck and back surgery on my wife with miraculous results. He literally gave her life back to her. Dr Kim is highly recommended.
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AWFUL. Kim and staff are incompetent, rude, inconsiderate, and dismissive toward patients. Took 7 weeks to schedule initial consult. Not given any instruction to bring imagery/radiology reports. Arrived for appt and was not even seen. Told to reschedule in 3 weeks once I had imagery. Returned...Read More
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Dr. Kim is great. He has a great combination of being smart and has a wonderful personality. I am recovering from surgery with him now and am very pleased with his care.
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Dr Kim did a total disc replacement for me of my cervical spine after a car accident. He and his staff are incredible. The surgery was easy, his bedside manner is amazing and his care is genuine! I was very concerned about the surgery, he spent a Li of time explaining everything both before, during...Read More
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Anthem Blue Cross
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Health Net
Humana
Humana PPO
Sedgwick Claims Management Services
Worker's Compensation WC
United Health Plan
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United Healthcare
United Healthcare PPO

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