Dr. William Ko, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation •  Male • Age 48

  
Dr. Ko

St. Jude Heritage Medical Group

100 E Valencia Mesa Dr Ste 310 Fullerton, CA 92835

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(714) 446-5200

Dr. William Ko, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Fullerton, CA. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation and pain medicine.


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Dr. Ko accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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. Ko's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ko treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Ko treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ko treats Low Back Pain more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Ko treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Spine
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ko treats Osteoarthritis of Spine more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Ko treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Ko's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Migraine
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Torticollis
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

Dr. Ko's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ko

3.6

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
54.166666666666664%
(13)
4 Stars
12.5%
(3)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
29.166666666666668%
(7)

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What People Say About Dr. William Ko, MD
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I went to Dr. Ko for bursitis in my hips. I was unable to sleep lying on either side, which is my favorite way. He immediately scheduled me for a "shot" procedure. The procedure itself was a bit painful, but only lasted a few minutes. I am now pain free.
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He is very kind and listens intently to the patient's concerns and questions. He is very knowledgeable.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

We specialize in successfully diagnosing and treating all types of chronic and acute pain - from headaches to joint pain to nerve disorders - allowing our patients to regain their independence and quality of life.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

UCLA Pain Management Center Santa Monica
Fellowship Hospital
Wake Forest University School Of Med
Residency Hospital
UCLA School Of Med Torrance
Internship Hospital
Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
Medical School

Awards

Locations

St. Jude Heritage Medical Group

Medical Center for Women100 E Valencia Mesa Dr Ste 310 Fullerton, CA 92835
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82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)