Dr. Kevin Yoo
La Jolla, CA
27 years experience male
Dr. Kevin Yoo received his bachelor’s degree from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill as a Morehead Scholar. He went onto Emory University School of Medicine where he became a doctor in medicine and did his Internship. He moved onto the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences where he attended graduate school and did two years of research on brain tumors. Dr. Yoo then moved to Illinois to Loyola University Medical Center for his first half of his Neurosurgical Residency and then completed it at University of California at San Diego. Dr. Kevin Yoo is dedicated to the intricate care of each and every patient he treats. Dr. Yoo works at various hospitals in San Diego where he cares for complex trauma, brain and spine patients. Throughout Dr. Yoo’s medical career there has always been a passion for research which has led to numerous publications and presentations. He has extensive training that has resulted in his intricate and meticulous expertise. Dr. Yoo has been relied upon as a spinal and neurosurgical expert throughout his career.
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United States: California
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Jan 16, 2017
Dr. Yoo, is thorough, attentive, caring, and straightforward. He is a patient doctor who allows you adequate time to address all your concerns. I was very pleased with my consult. Thank you Dr. Yoo!
This made me feel good. Thanks! Oh you so made my day. I have been so worried about this. I thought I was going to have a stroke. Honestly, I can't thank you enough. Thanks you! Thank you! and Th...Read More
Thank you.This is tough. My husband of 34 1/2 years is facing this right now.What can I expect at the end of this fight, is a question I need to understand next. I appreciate your straightforwardness...Read More
Yes it is t spine &have numbness, tingling, burning, & sever pain where bra close to top of hump in my back. increasing pain since age 17. First Mri ever. No insurance. Possible treatment?
Education & Training
Emory University School of Medicine, GA
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