Keem Sean K

Sean K. Keem, M.D.


Specialties
  • Spine Surgery
Accepting New Patients
The Polyclinic Madison Center
904 7th Ave
Seattle 98104
206-860-5383
206-860-4431

General Information


Biography
Dr. Keem believes that thorough examination of the patient and communication with the patient and sometimes his/her family is essential. Each patient has different expectations and risk-tolerance levels for available treatment options. The doctor sees his role as empowering the patient with information, facilitating the decision making process and executing the decision that the patient ultimately makes, for optimal surgical outcome.
Specialties
  • Spine Surgery
Education Background
Medical School: University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, 1994
Residency: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Fellowship: Craig Hospital, Denver, Colorado.
Fellowship: Lakewood Orthopedic Clinic
Fellowship: The Children's Hospital
Languages
  • Korean
  • English
Professional Associations
Cancer institute, Spine Program, Orthopedic Institute, Orthopedic-Musculoskeletal Cancer, Spine Surgery
Personal Interests
Enjoys salmon fishing, kayaking, snowboarding, scuba diving and sport shooting. Practices martial arts and meditation.

Clinical Experience

Specialties
  • Spine Surgery
Clinical Interests
  • abnormal vertebrae
  • back fracture
  • back pain
  • back surgery
  • broken coccyx
  • bulging disc
  • cervical arthritis
  • cervical disc disease
  • cervical disc herniation
  • cervical laminoplasty
  • cervical radiculopathy
  • cervical spinal fusion
  • cervical spinal stenosis
  • coccyx injury
  • compression fracture
  • cordotomy
  • decompression laminectomy
  • degenerative spine conditions
  • disc surgery
  • diskectomy
  • herniated disc
  • hydrorhachis
  • intraspinal abscess
  • kyphoplasty
  • kyphosis
  • laminectomy
  • laminoplasty
  • lordosis
  • low back surgery
  • lower back injuries
  • lower back pain
  • lumbar spine fusion
  • lumbosacral plexus lesion
  • lumbosacral radiculopathy
  • minimally invasive spinal surgery
  • muscle spasticity
  • myelopathy surgery
  • neck fracture
  • neck injury
  • neck pain
  • post-laminectomy kyphosis
  • post-laminectomy syndrome
  • ruptured intervertebral disc
  • sacroiliitis
  • scheurmanns disease
  • sciatica
  • scoliosis
  • scoliosis surgery
  • spasticity
  • spina bifida
  • spinal abscess
  • spinal cord compression
  • spinal fracture
  • spinal fusion
  • spinal instrumentation
  • spinal stenosis
  • spinal tumor
  • spine deformities
  • spine fracture
  • spine injuries
  • spine stapling
  • spondylectomy
  • spondyloarthropathy
  • spondylolisthesis
  • spondylosis
  • spondylosyndesis
  • tarlov cysts
  • tethered spinal cord
  • thoracic disc herniation
  • vascular malformations of the spine
  • vertebral epiphysitis
  • vertebral fracture
  • vertebroplasty
The Polyclinic Madison Center
904 7th Ave

Seattle, 98104
206-860-4431
Affiliated Facilities