Dr. Kim has a special interest in hip/knee/shoulder conditions and replacements.
Dr. Kim completed his Fellowship training in Adult Reconstruction at The CORE Institute in Phoenix, AZ, where he completed over 700 robotic-assisted knee and hip replacement and complex revision surgeries. Dr. Kim received his medical degree from the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine at Midwestern University in Glendale, AZ, where he graduated at the top of his class. He later went on to complete an Orthopedic Surgery residency in UPMC Pinnacle’s Orthopedic Surgery program in Harrisburg, PA.
Dr. Kim specializes in adult reconstructive joint replacement surgery of the hip, knee and shoulder. His minimally-invasive surgical approach incorporates the most advanced techniques and technology available, including robotic-assisted hip and knee replacement. Dr. Kim is certified in MAKO robotic-assisted total hip, total knee, and partial knee replacement and is among a limited number of surgeons in the country to use the direct anterior approach with robotic-assisted total hip replacement system. He has a special interest in fracture care, sports injuries, and general orthopedic care.
Dr. Kim is a member of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS), American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS), and American Osteopathic Association of Orthopedics (AOAO).
Dr. Kim has served as a medical volunteer in Bolivia, has assisted the homeless through a medical clinic in the US, and was the team physician for the Susquenita and Line Mountain High School Varsity Football teams.