Andrew L. Ko M.D. Accepting new patients

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Brain cancer, Chronic pain, Epilepsy, Movement disorders/spasticity, Nerve injury/neuropathy, Neurological surgery




Andrew Ko, M.D., is head of the UW Medicine Functional and Restorative Neurosurgery Program and a neurosurgeon with the Regional Epilepsy Center at Harborview Medical Center and a UW assistant professor of Neurological Surgery.

Dr. Ko specializes in general neurosurgery, functional and restorative neurosurgery, epilepsy and neurosurgery for pain. He strives to create active partnerships with his patients to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Dr. Ko earned his M.D. from University of Illinois, Chicago. His clinical interests include image-guided deep brain stimulation, open and stereotactic minimally-invasive surgery for epilepsy, open and percutaneous treatment of trigeminal neuralgia, functional mapping of the brain and surgery for brain tumors. His research interests include deep brain stimulation, functional neurosurgery, epilepsy and pain.

Personal Interests

Dr. Ko spends his free time enjoying the wonders of the Pacific Northwest, including its culture, food and outdoors. He also enjoys collecting knives.

Neurosurgery Clinic at Eastside Specialty Center

3100 Northup Way Bellevue, WA 98004


Neurological surgery

Neurological Surgery Clinic at UWMC

Neurological Surgery Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor, Surgical Pavilion Seattle, WA 98195


Back/spine injury treatment, Brain tumors, Chronic pain, Head & neck surgery

Oregon Health & Science University

Fellowship, 2014, Neurosurgery

UW - Dept. of Neurosurgery

Residency, 2012, Neurological Surgery

UW - Dept. of Surgery

Internship, 2006, General Surgery

University of Illinois College of Medicine

Medical education, 2005