Belinda Y. Ko, MD

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1821 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 301
Santa Monica, CA 90403
2285.4 miles away
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Speaks: English
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About Belinda Y. Ko

Belinda Y. Ko, MD, is a board-certified Family Medicine physician and a fellowship-trained Primary Care Sports Medicine physician.

Dr. Ko grew up in San Jose, California. She is proud to be the first female physician in her family. Her parents immigrated from Taiwan and taught her the value of hard work and perseverance. She graduated magma cum laude from UCSB and at Penn State College of Medicine she started two new community service clubs. She spent a month in Nepal as a medical volunteer and learned medical Spanish in Costa Rica. She came back to California for her residency at UCLA and her fellowship at Harbor-UCLA.

Dr. Ko strives to treat patients or all ages, ethnicities, and backgrounds with compassion and respect. When not in the office, she enjoys cooking, hiking, and reading, especially with her husband and two children. Dr. Ko practiced Sports Medicine for 10 years in the South Bay before joining Providence in Santa Monica. She believes in building a partnership with her patients to lead a healthier lifestyle and to improve their quality of life. You don’t have to be an athlete to see her, she strives to help anyone with musculoskeletal pain.

Residency

UCLA Medical Center
2004

Medical School

Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
2001

Internship

UCLA Medical Center,
2002

Fellowship

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
2005

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine
The Doctors of Saint John's
1821 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 301
Santa Monica, CA 90403

The Doctors of Saint John's - Santa Monica Primary Care
1821 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 100
Santa Monica, CA 90403

Medical Groups & Affiliations
Saint John’s Physician Partners

Affiliated Locations
The Doctors of Saint John's
Providence Saint John's Health Center

Clinical Interests

  • Achilles Tendon Disorders
  • Achilles Tendon Injury
  • Achilles Tendon Tear
  • Achilles Tendonitis
  • Acute Sports Related Back Pain
  • Adaptive Sports Evaluation
  • Adductor Muscle Injury
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis Of The Elbow
  • Adhesive Capsulitis Of The Hip
  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Ankle Dislocation
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Impingement
  • Ankle Injection
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Osteoarthritis
  • Ankle Pain
  • Ankle Tear
  • Ankle Tendon Injury
  • Ankle Tendon Tear
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (Acl) Injury
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (Acl) Tear
  • Anti Inflammatory Medications
  • Apophysitis
  • Arm Arthritis
  • Arm Fracture
  • Arm Injury
  • Arm Pain
  • Arthralgia
  • Arthritis Of Knee
  • Arthritis Of The Foot And Ankle
  • Athletic Heart Syndrome
  • Athletic Pubalgia
  • Back Injury
  • Back Muscle Injury
  • Balance Rehabilitation
  • Basal Joint Arthritis
  • Base Of Fifth Metatarsal Fracture
  • Bicep Injury
  • Bicep Tear
  • Biceps Tendonitis
  • Bilateral Foot Arthritis
  • Bilateral Osteoarthritis Of The Hip
  • Bone Spur
  • Boutonniere Deformity
  • Brachial Plexopathy
  • Brachial Plexus Injury
  • Brain Concussion
  • Buckle Fracture
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Bursitis Of The Elbow
  • Bursitis Of The Hip
  • Bursitis Of The Shoulder
  • Bursitis Of The Wrist
  • Bursitis, Subcutaneous Tendo Achilles
  • Calcific Tendonitis
  • Calf Muscle Injury
  • Camp Physicals
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (Cts)
  • Cartilage Injury
  • Cartilage Tear
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Cervical Spine Evaluation
  • Cervical Spine Injury
  • Chest Pain With Exercise
  • Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome
  • Chronic Lateral Ankle Pain
  • Chronic Muscle Injury
  • Chronic Tendon Injury
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Clavicle Fracture Surgery
  • Cleft Foot
  • Cleft Hand
  • Coccydynia
  • Coccyx Fracture
  • Coccyx Injury
  • Colles Fracture
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Concussion
  • Concussion Testing
  • Concussive Seizure
  • Cortisone Injection
  • De Quervain Tendinitis
  • Deconditioned Knee
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Cervical Spine
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Elbow
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Foot
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Hand
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Hip
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Knee
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Lumbar Spine
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Shoulder
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Spine
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Symphysis
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Thoracic Spine
  • Dementia Related To Concussion
  • Developmental Hip Dislocation
  • Dislocated Patella
  • Dupuytren Contracture
  • Eating Disorders In Athletes
  • Elbow Arthritis
  • Elbow Dislocation
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injection
  • Elbow Injury
  • Elbow Instability
  • Elbow Ligament Tear
  • Elbow Osteoarthritis
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Tear
  • Epicondylitis
  • Equestrian Injuries
  • Equestrian Safety
  • Exertional Leg Pain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fibula Fracture
  • Finger Arthritis
  • Finger Deformity
  • Finger Dislocation
  • Finger Fracture
  • Finger Injury
  • Fingernail Injury
  • Flatfoot
  • Foot Arthritis
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injury
  • Foot Pain
  • Forearm Fracture
  • Forearm Injury
  • Fracture
  • Freiberg's Disease
  • Functional Capacity Evaluation
  • Gamekeeper's Thumb
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastrocnemius Injury
  • Gluteal Injury
  • Gluteus Medius Tear
  • Gout Of The Wrist
  • Growth Plate Fracture
  • Growth Plate Injury
  • Hamstring Injury
  • Hamstring Tear
  • Hand Arthritis
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injury
  • Hand Tendonitis
  • Head Trauma
  • Heat Illness
  • Heel Fracture
  • Heterotopic Ossification
  • Hip Abductor Tear
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Pain Under Age 60
  • Hip Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Humerus Fracture
  • Hyaluronic Acid Injection
  • Iliac Fracture
  • Iliotibial Band Friction Syndrome
  • Insertional Tendonitis
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intradiscal Steroid Injection
  • Joint Dislocation
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Sprain
  • Joint Swelling
  • Jones Fracture
  • Jumper's Knee
  • Juvenile Osteochondrosis
  • Knee Clunk Syndrome
  • Knee Contracture
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Effusion
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injection
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Instability
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Pain Under Age 60
  • Knee Stabilization
  • Knee Steroid Injection
  • Knee Tear
  • Knee Tendon Injury
  • Labral Tear
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament Injury
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament Tear
  • Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Leg Fracture
  • Leg Injury
  • Leg Pain
  • Ligament Injury
  • Ligament Tear
  • Limp
  • Lisfranc Fracture
  • Locking Knee
  • Lower Back Injury
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Evaluation
  • Lumbar Spine Injury
  • Mallet Finger
  • Malunion Fracture Of The Elbow
  • Malunion Fracture Of The Forearm
  • Malunion Fracture Of The Shoulder
  • Malunion Fracture Of The Wrist
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (Mcl) Tear
  • Medial Collateral Ligament Injury
  • Medial Collateral Ligament Injury Of The Elbow
  • Medial Collateral Ligament Injury Of The Knee
  • Medial Epicondylitis
  • Meniscus Injury
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Menstrual Disorders In Athletes
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Multiple Ligament Knee Injury
  • Muscle Cramps
  • Muscle Injury
  • Muscle Strain
  • Muscle Tears
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
  • Neck Arthritis
  • Neck Muscle Injury
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Rehabilitation
  • Neck Sprain
  • Non Displaced Fracture
  • Non Surgical Ankle Fracture Treatment
  • Non Surgical Arthritis Treatment
  • Non Surgical Buckle Fracture Repair
  • Non Surgical Coccyx Fracture Care
  • Non Surgical Foot Fracture Treatment
  • Non Surgical Fracture Care
  • Non Surgical Hand Fracture Treatment
  • Non Surgical Treatment Of Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Non Surgical Wrist Fracture Treatment
  • Nonunion Fracture
  • Nonunion Fracture Of The Elbow
  • Nonunion Fracture Of The Forearm
  • Nonunion Fracture Of The Shoulder
  • Nutrition And Supplement Issues
  • Olecranon Bursitis
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation Orif Of Scapula
  • Ophthalmic Trauma
  • Orthopedic Stem Cell Injection In The Knee
  • Orthopedic Stem Cell Injection In The Shoulder
  • Orthopedic Stem Cell Regeneration
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteochondral Defect
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans (Odc) Of The Knee
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans Of The Ankle
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans Of The Talus
  • Overuse Injury
  • Paratenonitis
  • Patella Injury
  • Patella Ligament Tear
  • Patella Tendon Injury
  • Patella Tendon Tear
  • Patellar Instability
  • Patellofemoral Arthritis
  • Patellofemoral Injury
  • Patellofemoral Instability
  • Patellofemoral Syndrome
  • Pathological Fracture
  • Pectoral Muscle Injury
  • Pectoralis Major Tendon Tear
  • Pectoralis Muscle Tear
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Periprosthetic Femur Fracture
  • Periprosthetic Humerus Fracture
  • Peroneal Tendon Tear
  • Peroneal Tendonitis
  • Physical Therapy
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (Prp) Injection For Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post Concussion Syndrome
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (Pcl) Injury
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (Pcl) Tear
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Injury
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Insufficiency
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Tear
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pubic Fracture
  • Quadriceps Injury
  • Rami Fracture
  • Relative Energy Deficiency In Sport
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rib Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Disorders
  • Rotator Cuff Impingement
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Rowing Injuries
  • Running Injury
  • Sacral Fracture
  • Sacroiliac (Si) Joint Injection
  • Scaphoid Fracture
  • Scaphoid Nonunion Advanced Collapse (Snac)
  • Scapholunate Advanced Collapse (Slac)
  • Scapula Alata
  • Scapula Fracture
  • Scapular Dyskinesis
  • Sciatica
  • Separated Shoulder
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shin Splints
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Shoulder Debridement
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Fracture
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Strain
  • Shoulder Tendonitis
  • Slap Tear
  • Snapping Hip Syndrome
  • Snapping Scapula Syndrome
  • Spine Arthritis
  • Spine Injury
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injury Rehabilitation
  • Sports Medicine Injuries
  • Sports Physical Exam
  • Sports Psychology
  • Sports Related Ankle Injury
  • Sports Related Cardiovascular Assessment
  • Sports Related Cervical Spine Injury
  • Sports Related Clavicle Injury
  • Sports Related Coccyx Injury
  • Sports Related Concussion
  • Sports Related Concussion Testing
  • Sports Related Diet/Nutrition
  • Sports Related Elbow Injury
  • Sports Related Eye Injury
  • Sports Related Fatigue
  • Sports Related Finger Injury
  • Sports Related Foot Injury
  • Sports Related Hand Injury
  • Sports Related Head Injury
  • Sports Related Headaches
  • Sports Related Health Analysis
  • Sports Related Hip Injury
  • Sports Related Injury
  • Sports Related Knee Injury
  • Sports Related Lower Extremity Injury
  • Sports Related Lumbar Spine Injury
  • Sports Related Orbital Injury
  • Sports Related Performance Problems
  • Sports Related Scapula Injury
  • Sports Related Shoulder Injury
  • Sports Related Spinal Cord Injury
  • Sports Related Spine Injury
  • Sports Related Thoracic Spine Injury
  • Sports Related Thumb Injury
  • Sports Related Toe Injury
  • Sports Related Upper Extremity Injury
  • Sports Related Wrist Injury
  • Sprain
  • Stem Cell Treatment For Joint Disease
  • Sternal Clavicular Joint Dislocation
  • Sternal Fracture
  • Stress Fractures
  • Subchondral Bone Cyst Sbc Knee
  • Subtalar Dislocation
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tendinitis Of The Elbow
  • Tendinitis Of The Hand
  • Tendinitis Of The Wrist
  • Tendinosis
  • Tendon Injection
  • Tendon Injury
  • Tendonitis
  • Tenjet
  • Tennis Elbow Surgery
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Tenosynovitis Of Hand
  • Thoracic Spine Evaluation
  • Throwing Injury
  • Thumb Dislocation
  • Thumb Fracture
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Tibial Spine Fracture
  • Tibial Tendonitis
  • Toe Dislocation
  • Toe Fracture
  • Toe Injury
  • Tricep Injury
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Injection
  • Trigger Thumb
  • Trigger Thumb Injection
  • Turf Toe
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Elbow Tear
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injury
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Repair
  • Ulnar Fracture
  • Ultrasound Guided Percutaneous Tenotomy
  • Work Related Injury
  • Wrist Arthritis
  • Wrist Dislocation
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injection
  • Wrist Injury
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain