Dr. Yong Kim, MD

Dr. Yong Kim, MD

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Dr. Yong Kim, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, radiology physics, and more.

145 E 32nd St Fl 4

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Kim's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kim performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kim treats Herniated Disc more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kim treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Kim's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection

About Me

Biography

Dr. Yong Kim, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, radiology physics, and more.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Radiology Physics
  • Therapeutic & Diagnostic Radiologic Physics

Board Certifications

Education

1999
Texas Back Institute
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Hospital Of Joint Diseases
Residency Hospital
1994
New York University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1993
New York University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1999
1998
1994
1993

Languages

  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kim

4.0

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
73.33333333333333%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
20%
(3)

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I am very grateful for this development of modern medicine and excellent doctors, superior experts, like Dr. Kim who are very knowledgeable and well trained with experience. He said that it is more important how the patient and quality of life are affected by symptoms. I received the artificial...Read More
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Dr. Kim i excellent! Very professional amazing surgeon, he give it to me my life back. I had fusion lover back done by him in June 2018. I will highly recommend Dr. Kim to anybody need an excellent doctor.
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Dr. Kim is an exception physician and human being. He truly listens to his patients concerns, and addresses any & all issues that relate to the physical problem being presented. Having had multiple spinal fusion surgeries, at multiple levels with Dr. Kim, he became my hero, in being able to...Read More
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Dr Kim did my operation for spinal stenosis and spinal collapse from a previous surgery,not done by him. The surgery was spinal fusion of 14 vertebrae, T4 thru S1. It took 14 1/2 hours. The results were excellent. I would highly reccomend him to anyone considering spinal surgery.
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Locations

NYU Langone Madison Avenue Orthopdics

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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