Dr. Kim Jin-uk

Dr. Kim Jin-uk, Spinal Surgery Specialist

Seoul, South Korea

63-8 Nonhyeon-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul

Speciality: Spinal Surgery Specialist

Languages: English, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese

Degree: Spinal Surgery Specialist

Focus Area: Dr. Kim Jin-uk | Spine Surgery | Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery | Mini Spinal Fusion Surgery | Scoliosis | Discectomy | Artificial Disc Replacement | Seoul, South Korea

About - Dr. Kim Jin-uk


  • Graduated Seoul National University College of Medicine
  • Fellow doctor at CheongdamWooridul Spine Hospital, Seoul

Professional experience

  • Head of the Clinical Trial Committee at Wooridul Spine Hospital Life Science Research Institute
  • Chair of the Training Committee at Wooridul Spine Hospital
  • Chief doctor at Gimpo Wooridul Spine Hospital
  • Full-member of the Korean Orthopaedic Association
  • Attended a course on spinal deformity and reconstruction at Washington University
  • Received the Best Fellow Award (in 2009)

Procedures offered

  • Complex multiplanar spinal deformity: Adolescent scoliosis, adult deformity, anterior and/or posterior approaches, osteotomies, primary and revision surgeries
  • Minimally invasive cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis, lumbar spine stenosis and instability
  • Surgical solutions for radicular pain and weakness due to spinal pathology
  • Endoscopic spine surgery


  • Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 2008.12.01; 48 (12) :578-581.
    Extraforaminal Lumbar Synovial Cyst Causing Sudden Foot Drop -Case Report-
    (Kim JU, Lee SH, Lee DY)
  • Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 2011.06.01; 51 (6) :427-430.
    Delayed neurological insufficiency caused by transverse sacral fracture after minor trauma in elderly patients.
    (Lee JH, Kim JU, Jang JS, Lee SH)
  • ActaNeurochirurgica 2009.03.12; 151 (3) :199-206.
    Transforaminal percutaneous endoscopic lumbar discectomy for upper lumbar disc herniation: clinical outcome, prognostic factors, and technical consideration.
    (Ahn Y, Lee SH, Lee JH, Kim JU, Liu WC)
  • J Neurosurg. Spine 2008.05.21; 10 (6) :595-602.
    Postoperative retroperitoneal hematoma following transforaminal percutaneous endoscopic lumbar discectomy.
    (Ahn Y, Kim JU, Lee BH, Lee SH, Park JD, Hong DH, Lee JH)
  • Journal of Surgical Oncology 94(7):592-598;2006
    Bone primary sarcomas undergone unplanned intralesional procedures - the possibility of limb salvage and their oncologic results
    (Dae-GeunJeon, MD, Soo-Yong Lee, MD, Jin-Wook Kim, MD)

Education - Dr. Kim Jin-uk

Graduated Seoul National University College of Medicine

ACL Repair Cost in Seoul South Korea | Nanoori Hospital



Discectomy in Seoul, South Korea$9898Enquire
Transverse lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) with PPF in Seoul, South Korea$21435Enquire
ACL Repair in Seoul, South Korea$15000Enquire

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