Dr. Daniel Kim is a Professor at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
Dr. Kim is a fellowship-trained, board-certified neurosurgeon who is an expert in minimally invasive spinal surgery, both endoscopic and robotic, peripheral nerve surgery, and complex spinal reconstruction. Dr. Kim has won numerous awards and honors, authored hundreds of papers and published 17 surgical textbooks.
He is a preeminent researcher in peripheral nerve repair through nerve transfer and nerve graft, and is also recognized for his work in neurorehabilitation through robotics and cortical stimulation, spinal biomechanics and innovative neuromodulation treatments for chronic pain.
Dr. Kim is committed to providing exceptional clinical care in order to provide the highest quality outcomes for his patients.
Tulane University School of Medicine, 1989
Louisiana State University School of Medicine , 1995
University of Florida, 1998