Jon Park, MD, FRCSC

Spine neurosurgeon, Stereotactic neurosurgeon

4.6 out of 5
190 Patient Ratings
20 Patient Comments

Stanford Neuroscience Health Center

Neurological Spine Disorders Clinic

Professional Education

  • Residency: University of Washington Medical Center (1995) WA
  • Board Certification: Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery (2005)
  • Fellowship: UCLA - School of Medicine (2000) CA
  • Spine Fellowship, UCLA Medical Center, Neurological Surgery (2000)
  • Chief Resident, McGill University, Neurosurgery, Neurological Surgery (1999)
  • Residency: Montreal Neurological Institute (1999) QCCanada
  • Fellowship, Lahey Hitchcock Medical Center, Interventional Neuroradiology (1997)
  • Intern & Resident, University of Washington, General Surgery (1995)
  • B.A., Johns Hopkins University, Biophysics (1989)

Honors & Awards

  • Stanford University School of Medicine Academic Grant Recipient, Stanford (2003-2004)
  • President of Fellow's Society, Montreal Neurological Institute, Montreal Neurological Institute (1998-1999)
  • Kathleen Whipple Scholarship, University of Rochester School of Medicine (1990-1993)
  • Robert I. Weed Hematology Research Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University (1991)
  • HANA Graduate Merit Scholarship, Johns Hopkins University (1990)
  • Health Commendation Award, City of Baltimore (1986)

Administrative Appointments

  • Clinical Instructor, UCLA School of Medicine, Neurological Surgery (1999 - 2000)
  • Assistant Professor, University of Washington School of Medicine, Neurological Surgery (2000 - 2003)
  • Assistant Professor, Stanford Univ. School of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery (2003 - 2009)
  • Associate Professor, Stanford Univ. School of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery (2010 - Present)
  • Director, Comprehensive Spine Neurosurgery Program. Spine Fellowship and Spine Research Program, Stanford UMC. (2006 - Present)
  • Chief, Spine Neurosurgery, Stanford UMC. (2006 - Present)

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4.7

Friendliness

4.7

Recommended to others

4.6

Explanations

4.6

Listens

4.5

Includes you in decisions

4.7

Clear Communication

4.7

Confidence in your doctor

3.9

Wait times

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

very professional and personable and focused

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

My prayer was Dr. Jon Park would find my back problems AND know how to fix it. It has been answered and I feel a sense of real HOPE and am very thankful to our Lord AND to your fine and caring doctor - Dr. Jongsoo Park.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

I had a hope that Dr. Park would OK me for surgery, he said no with little explanation other than too old.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

Would highly recommend Dr. Park and his Assistants to anyone who needs help.

SHC Patient, May 2015

dr. park was very engaging and helpful with accommodating the specifics of my life demands. ideally, he recommended that I be off my back 90% but my work dictates that I be on my feet so he helped me find ways to do that cautiously

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

It would have been helpful to review current Rx and get feedback since that is primary intervention being used in my tx right now.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Doctor & physician assistant wonderful.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

This is the most excellent experience by both the PA and Director of neurosurgeon.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Very good experience.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

I would have liked more information about what problems to look for in the future & what to do.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

I thought I was going to get my neck pain fixed and instead referred to yet somebody else. I fourth dr.

SHC Patient, May 2014

I have recommended a friend to your hospital & clinic.

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4.6 out of 5
190 Patient Ratings
20 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

very professional and personable and focused

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

My prayer was Dr. Jon Park would find my back problems AND know how to fix it. It has been answered and I feel a sense of real HOPE and am very thankful to our Lord AND to your fine and caring doctor - Dr. Jongsoo Park.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

I had a hope that Dr. Park would OK me for surgery, he said no with little explanation other than too old.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

Would highly recommend Dr. Park and his Assistants to anyone who needs help.

SHC Patient, May 2015

dr. park was very engaging and helpful with accommodating the specifics of my life demands. ideally, he recommended that I be off my back 90% but my work dictates that I be on my feet so he helped me find ways to do that cautiously

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

It would have been helpful to review current Rx and get feedback since that is primary intervention being used in my tx right now.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Doctor & physician assistant wonderful.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

This is the most excellent experience by both the PA and Director of neurosurgeon.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Very good experience.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

I would have liked more information about what problems to look for in the future & what to do.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

I thought I was going to get my neck pain fixed and instead referred to yet somebody else. I fourth dr.

SHC Patient, May 2014

I have recommended a friend to your hospital & clinic.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Again, all the staff is excellent!

SHC Patient, May 2014

Knowledgeable.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Both the doctor and PA were kind and considerate. They were treating me as a patient not just a medical chart.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

The surgery provided took care of my L buttocks and L lower extremity discomforts.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Very very good. The best!!

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

A new MRI was ordered for comparison with the last year, but he never compare them.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

My entire experience @ Stanford Hospital has been outstanding. Thank you for your amazing care.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Excellent.