Dr. Bong-Soo Kim, MD

Neurosurgeon at Temple Health

Meet Dr. Bong-Soo Kim, MD

Dr. Kim is a board-certified, fellowship-trained neurosurgeon with Temple Health.

He offers comprehensive care for spinal problems, performing such procedures as minimally invasive surgery, spinal fusions, artificial disc replacements, spinal cord stimulation implantations, and more.

Dr. Kim at a Glance

  • He is the Director of Neurosurgical Spine Surgery at Temple University Hospital and Professor, Clinical Neurosurgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University.
  • Dr. Kim received fellowship training in minimally invasive and complex spinal surgery at the University of Chicago Hospitals and neuro-oncology at the Cleveland Clinic.

Dr. Kim is a member of Temple Health.

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How Dr. Bong-Soo Kim, MD Can Help You


  • Neurosurgeon


  • Fellowship, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
  • Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
  • Residency, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, South Korea
  • MD, Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, South Korea


  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Complex Spinal Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Headache/Migraine
  • Herniated Disc/Bulging Disc
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain/Neuralgia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sciatica
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Trauma
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Upper Back Pain


  • Anterior/Posterior Lumbar Fusion
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Endoscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injections/Blocks
  • Kyphoplasty/Vertebroplasty
  • Laminectomy
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Microdiscectomy/Microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck/Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Pain Management
  • Physical Therapy
  • Reconstructive/Revision Spine Surgery
  • Sacroiliac (SI) Joint Injections/Blocks
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Surgery

Accolades for Dr. Bong-Soo Kim, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Associate Professor, Clinic Neurosurgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
  • Director, Neurosurgical Spine Surgery, Temple University Hospital
  • Director, Minimally Invasive & Complex Spine Fellowship Program, Temple University Hospital

Professional Affiliations

  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society
  • Spine Committee, World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery

Office Information for Dr. Bong-Soo Kim, MD

Temple University Hospital 3509 North Broad Street Boyer Pavilion, 5th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19140 Driving Directions

Primary Location

Temple University Hospital
3509 North Broad Street
Boyer Pavilion, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19140

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Insurance Accepted

  • Most Insurances Accepted

Additional Locations

  • Temple Neurosciences Center At Jeanes Campus 7500 Central Avenue Physicians' Office Building - Ste 210 Philadelphia, PA 19111 Driving Directions

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