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First place among the total of 504 specialist test-takers in the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation exam in the US, 2013
First Korean to receive Elkins Award (2013)

Dr.Kim was awarded 1st place among 504 candidates for the Physical Medicine & Rehab Specialists on American Board of PM & R exam in the US, 2013.

Jong H. Kim, MD, PhD

Residency training at New Jersey Medical School-Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation (ranked #1 Rehabilitation Hospital in Eastern US by U.S. News & World Report)

Board certified, American Board of PM&R

Fellow of American Academy of PM&R

Over 26 years of experience as a pain & rehab specialist

Co-author of popular PM&R textbooks, chapters on injection procedures, & numerous articles

Served as an instructor of injection techniques and electrodiagnosis workshops in national conferences and for resident physicians in the US and South Korea

Elkins Award: 1st place among 504 specialists for the American Board of PM & R exam in the US in 2013

Former Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine at the Medical College of the Catholic University of Korea

Former Attending Physician at Gangnam St.Mary’s Hospital, Seoul Korea

Received Master degree in Orthopedic Surgery and Ph.D. in Rehabilitation Medicine from The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, South Korea

Areas of Treatment

Joint Clinic

Diagnosis (Diagnostic Ultrasound, prescription for X-rays, MRIs) and treatment (injections, prescription of medication and physical therapy) of arthritis in the knee, shoulder, elbow, wrist-hand, and hip

Ultrasound Clinic

Diagnosis using ultrasound and ultrasound-guided injection for tennis elbow, carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger, ganglion, joint aspiration for swollen joints, tendinopathy, tenosynovitis of shoulder, elbow, wrist, knee, etc.

Spine Clinic

Evaluation and treatment of back pain, neck pain, herniated discs, sciatica, sprain, strain, muscle originated pain, tingling numbness of hands or feet

Electrodiagnosis (EMG/NCS) Clinic

Diagnosis for the weakness of extremities and sensory changes such as tingling numbness or shooting pain

Injury Clinic

Evaluation and medical management of injuries related to motor vehicle and other accidents

Prescription of braces(orthosis) & prosthesis


Jong H. Kim, MD's Pain & Rehab Center

158 Linwood Plaza Suite 208-10
Fort Lee , NJ 07024

T. 201-346-4347