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Surgical Specialist, Neurological Surgeon
20 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(92)
Patient comments (18)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Kim is Excellent. Dr. Kim has been reviewed by 92 patients who have provided 18 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.8
  • Currently 2.8260869565217 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.8
  • Currently 2.7619047619048 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.9
  • Currently 2.8695652173913 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.7
  • Currently 2.6521739130435 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.6
  • Currently 2.6086956521739 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.6
  • Currently 2.5652173913043 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.4
  • Currently 2.4090909090909 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Kim, MD, MS is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Facial Nerve Pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia)
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Movement Disorders
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Urinary Incontinence

Education & Awards

Dr. Kim graduated from Saint Louis University. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010)

Affiliations

Dr. Kim has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Joseph Hospital - Orange 
  • Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard B Kim MD and MS is a male Neurosurgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard B. Kim practice?
Dr. Richard Kim has 4 office locations.
Dr. Richard Kim practices Neurological Surgery near Newport Beach, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Houston, TX.
See Newport Beach Surgeons.