Yong H. Kim

  • Specialties: Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Surgery
  • Languages: English, Korean
  • Phone: 212-427-3986

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

spine surgery, cervical disc disease, cervical myelopathy, cervical radiculopathy, cervical spinal stenosis, cervical spine disc herniated, cervical spine fracture, spinal cord compression, neck pain, minimally invasive surgery, lumbar radiculopathy, radiculopathy, sciatica, degenerative disc disease, lumbar spinal stenosis, lumbar disc disease, slipped disc, spondylolisthesis, spinal compression fracture, scoliosis, spinal deformity
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  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Assoc Director, Spine Fellowship Program
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery, 2001
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Presby & Child Healthcare Ctr, Spine Surgery, 1999
  • Residency, Hospital For Joint Diseases, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1998

Locations and Appointments

61 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Agewell
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Essential
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • Healthfirst
  • Healthfirst Essential
  • Humana Medicare
  • Independent Care System New York
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Essential
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MetroPlus Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Oxford Mosaic
  • PHP
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • US Department of Labor
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Village Caremax
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
  • Workers Comp
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
NYU Langone Madison Orthopedic Surgery Associates

145 East 32nd Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10016

NYU Langone Madison Orthopedic Surgery Associates

41-61 Kissena Boulevard
Queens, NY 11355

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My Research


  • Adjacent segment pathology correlated with HRQOL following cervical laminoplasty versus posterior cervical decompression and fusion [Meeting Abstract]

    Lafage, V; Protopsaltis, T S; Amitai, A; Boniello, A J; Spiegel, M; Lafage, R; Challier, V; Trimba, Y; Ferrero, E; Smith, M; Passias, P G; Kim, Y H; Razi, A E; Moskovich, R
    Spine journal. 2015 October 2015. 15 (10): S105-S105

  • Updates in the use of bone grafts in the lumbar spine

    Park, J J; Hershman, S H; Kim, Y H
    Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. 2013 March. 71 (1): 39-48

  • Outcomes of interlaminar and transforminal spinal injections

    Landa, Joshua; Kim, Yong
    Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. 2012 . 70 (1): 6-10

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