Dr. Daniel Hwan Kim MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Daniel Kim is a neurosurgeon in Houston, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ben Taub General Hospital and Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 18 years. He is one of 5 doctors at Ben Taub General Hospital and one of 7 at Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Neurological Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish and Korean.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliation

Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Texas Children's Hospital

Ben Taub General Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Louisiana State University
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1990 - 1995

Ochsner Clinic Foundation
Residency, General Surgery, 1989 - 1990

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

LA State Medical License
Active through 2012

TX State Medical License
Active through 2012

WA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Asymptomatic thoracic Pantopaque cyst mimicking an intradural extramedullary lipoma on MR images.
Lee, S. K.,Kim, D. H.,Kim, S. H.,Lim, D. J.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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