Dr. Christopher Kisok Kim M.D.
Orthopedist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery2201 Charles Street Suite 101 Fredericksburg VA, 22401
Dr. Christopher Kim is a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon practicing in Fredericksburg, VA. Dr. Kim specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries, diseases and disorders of the bodys musculoskeletal system in children. As a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Kim tends to childrens bones, ligaments, muscles, joints, nerves and tendons. Pediatric orthopaedic surgeons can treat newborns to teenagers. Some conditions Dr. Kim treats include gait abnormalities like limping, limp and spine deformities, broken bones and bone and joint infections.
Education and Training
Univ of Va Sch of Med, Charlottesville Va 1987
Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS
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Richmond, VA 23226Get Direction
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