Dr. Won Kim, MD

Dr. Won Kim, MD

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Dr. Won Kim, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA. He specializes in neurosurgery.

300 STEIN PLZ STE 562

Los Angeles, CA 90095

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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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. Kim's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kim performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Hydrocephalus more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim performs Brain Surgery more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Kim performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Kim's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Won Kim, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kim

4.3

Based on 9 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Kim's Performance
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Dr. Won Kim performed microvascular decompression procedure on me for Trigeminal Neuralgia condition, with his exceptional skill, the open skull surgery went amazingly well and painless, not even a headache. I was able to speak and smile without pain as soon as I woke up from anesthesia, I am...Read More
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Mr. Kim, Calm, cool and collected. Underwent an extensive brain surgery and Mr. Kim held his professional composure yet made it a serene experience overall. I very much enjoyed his presence and soothing vibe. I recommend anyone to him that has to undergo any type of neurosurgery (which I do not...Read More
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One of the best doctors I've ever experienced! Made me feel very comfortable and informed on the procedures! Dr. Kim did 4 brain surgeries on me within a 40 day period, and I felt confident with all of them that I was in the best care possible! He's a great person, and an even better Surgeon!
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forgot to remove some stitches from wound
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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,...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO