Patrick Kim, MD

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Job Title
Acting Instructor

Dr. Patrick Kim is a fellow of spine surgery. He graduated from Tulane University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Cell and Molecular Biology and a Master’s of Science in Developmental Biology.  He received a Doctor of Medicine degree from LSU New Orleans and completed Neurosurgical residency training from University of Mississippi Medical Center where he served as a chief resident.

Clinical Interest

Cranial and spinal trauma; Endoscopic and minimally invasive to complex spine surgery

Research Interests

Endoscopic and minimally invasive spine surgery

Personal Interests

Golf, fitness, travel


Medical Education: Louisiana State University School of Medicine

Residency: University of Mississippi Medical Center


Publication List

  1. Jorge Alvernia, Patrick Kim, K Khandelwal. Anatomical Study of the Thoracolumbar Radiculomedullary Arteries. Journal of Neurosurgery. (accepted 2022)
  2. L Dawson, R Brunauer, K Zimmel, P Qureshi, A Falck, P Kim, C Dolan, L Yu, Y Lin, B Daniel, M Yan, K Muneoka. Adult Mouse Digit Amputation and Regeneration: A Simple Model to Investigate Mammalian Blastema Formation and Intramembranous Ossification. Jove. 149. DOI:10.3791/59749, 7/12/2019
  3. Patrick Kim, Gustavo Luzardo, Jorge Alvernia. Neurosurgery Case Review second edition, Guideline for lumbar disc herniation. Thieme. 2020 
  4. Kim HS, Singh R, Adsul NM, Oh SW, Noh JH, Kim PY, Park JH, Park CH, Jang IT. Symptomatic Tuberculous Ligamentum Flavum Cyst Treated by Full Endoscopic Resection: Review with Technical Notes. World Neurosurg. 2019 Feb;122:112-115. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.10.141. Epub 2018 Nov 1. PMID: 30391612.
  5. Lindsay Dawson, Paula Schanes, Patrick Kim, Ken Muneoka. Blastema formation and periosteal ossification in the regenerating adult mouse digit. Wound Repair and Regeneration. 8/16/2018
  6. Anthony DiGiorgio, Patrick Kim, Lindsay Lasseigne, Jared Rovichaux. Penetrating, non-ballistic head trauma: a case series & surgical techniques. JNS16-2181
  7. Bin Zhou, Mohammad Habiby Kermany, Chun Cai, Qing Cai, Jun Woo Kim, Patrick Kim, Wenxia Liu, and Tai June Yoo. Murine autoimmune hearing loss mediated by CD4+ T cells specific for β-tubulin. Clinical Immunology Vol 138, Issue 2, Feb 2011