Hose Kim, M.D.

Diplomate American Board of

Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Kim graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with dual degrees in biology and chemical engineering. He earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia (MCV) and completed his internship and residency at the Los Angeles County - USC Medical Center. Dr. Kim then furthered his training by completing the Wagner Fellowship in Foot and Ankle surgery at Orthopaedic Hospital in Los Angeles. He is the recipient of numerous scholastic honors and remains active in teaching.

High School 
1974-77 Colonial Heights High School, Colonial Heights, VA

1977-81 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.I.T.), Cambridge, MA  

B.S. Chemical Engineering, June 1, 1981 & B.S. Biology, June 1, 1981

Medical School 
1981-85 Medical College of Virginia (MCV), Richmond, VA - Medical Degree, May 18, 1985

June, 1985-June, 1986,  Categorical Surgical Internship, Los Angeles County— USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

July 1, 1986-June 30, 1990 Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, Los Angeles County Department of Orthopaedics, Los Angeles County—USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Aug. 1, 1990-Jan. 31, 1991 Foot and Ankle Surgery Fellowship - Wagner Institute, Orthopaedic Hospital, Los Angeles, CA

Has been in orthopaedic surgery private practice since 02/91 to present.
Extensive experience in industrial medicine. Has been consultant for many Industrial clinics and insurance companies.

Completed a Foot/Ankle Surgery Fellowship at the Orthopedic Hospital in Los Angeles under the tutelage of Dr. William Wagner, who is one of the world authorities on diabetic foot and ankle problems. Also has had extensive training and experience in treating diabetes-related foot problems at Rancho Los Amigos Hospital and in clinical private practice. Has been an official consultant for wound care programs.

Has been a team physician for several local college and high school athletic programs and performing numerous sports medicine/arthroscopic procedures.

about dr. hose kim

Hose Kim, M.D.

California Orthopaedic Specialists Medical Group


      Whittier Main Office:                                                                                                           Orange County Branch Office:

      6712 Friends Avenue, Whittier, CA 90601                                                                            12600 Beach Blvd., A1, Stanton, CA 90680 

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