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Choll Kim, MD, PhD

  • Orthopedic Surgery
Choll Kim, MD, PhD
Accepts new patients
age-group-adults-color Treats adults

Contact

6719 Alvarado Rd
Suite 308
San Diego, CA 92120
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Phone Number
619-344-6918

Expertise

  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine

Hospital Affiliations

Languages

  • English

Biography

Dr. Choll Kim is fellowship-trained in spine surgery and specializes in computer-assisted minimally invasive procedures. He believes that successful treatment requires both state-of-the-art techniques and emotional support. Dr. Kim specializes in minimally invasive procedures to treat herniated disks, spinal stenosis, adult scoliosis and spondylolisthesis.


In addition to his own practice, Dr. Kim has trained other specialist across the nation in a variety of innovative surgical techniques, using image guidance and navigation technology. An expert in his field, Dr. Kim has authored more than 200 publications and presentations.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopedics, 2005

Medical Education

  • Harvard Medical School, MD, 1996

Internships

  • University of California, San Diego, Internship-Surgery, 1997

Residencies

  • University of California, San Diego, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2001

Fellowships

  • Mayo Clinic, Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine, 2002

Graduate Education

  • University of California, Los Angeles, PhD, 1992

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