Dr. Won Kim, MD

Dr. Won Kim, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Dr. Won Kim, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla in 2009 and specializes in neurosurgery.


Los Angeles, CA 90095

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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more than 56% of peers
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
more than 43% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 39% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kim does not have any board certifications listed.

27  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla
    Medical School | Graduated 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
4 total reviews (4 have comments)

Patient Comments (4)

I recently had a meningioma removed by Dr. Won Kim. Brain surgery has to be one of the most frightening procedures that anyone can contemplate, however Dr Kim and the nursing team at UCLA did a wonderful job not only on the procedure itself, but throughout the entire process: the consultation,...more
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Dr. Kim is a very caring physician who takes the time to explain the complete nature of your problem and weigh all the options......he is proactive and thorough.
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Dr. Won Kim performed surgery on my husband for a subdural hematoma. He is an excellent neurosurgeon. As a clinician, he was incredibly accessible, carefully mapped out all options prior to the surgery, and made himself available for questions, time and again after the surgery. He is bright and...more
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... this guy is the WORST neurosurgeon ON THE PLANET ... and I have nothing good to say about this joke fake surgeon ... have seen too many great, incredible caring neurosurgeons to know ... biggest mistake of my life having this egomaniac work on me ... DO NOT LET THIS GUY COME NEAR YOUR BRAIN!!!...more
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