Dr. Youjeong Kim, MD

Dr. Youjeong Kim, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 42
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Youjeong Kim, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery doctor who practices in San Francisco, CA. She is 42 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

490 Post St Ste 900

San Francisco, CA 94102

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Neuroplasty
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more than 45% of peers
Spondylitis
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more than 39% of peers
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
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more than 38% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
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Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Disc Replacement
  • Trigger Point Injection

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.

Education

  • Mit
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Ucsf
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Ucsf
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Emory Spine Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Texas Back Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kim does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kim and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Kim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kim to family and friends
5.0
based on 12 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Kim's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in San Francisco |
Top notch across the board. Very clear explanation of the diagnosis and potential treatment options, as well as the pros and cons of each potential approach. Her focus was 100% on what was the right course of treatment for me.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kim accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Kim has admitting privileges

California Pacific Medical Center - Pacific Campus
2333 Buchanan St
San Francisco, CA 94115
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