Tae Won B. Kim, MD


Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Director, Orthopaedic Oncology Center
  • Director, Rare Cancers Program
  • Orthopaedic Oncologist
  • Orthopaedic Surgeon

Program Director, Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Clinical Mentor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Rowan University

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Surgery - General)

Other Languages


Professional Type

Cooper University Physician



About Me

Tae Won Benjamin Kim, MD, is the Division Head for the Orthopaedic Oncology Center, supported by the Cancer Institute and the Bone and Joint Institute at Cooper University Health Care. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York and completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Dr. Kim completed a clinical fellowship in orthopaedic oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York and is board certified in orthopaedic surgery. His special interests and clinical focus include benign and malignant bone and soft tissue tumors, spine and sacral tumors, and metastatic bone disease. He also has interest in limb-sparing surgeries for failed joint replacements and complex joint replacement problems.

Dr. Kim is currently an Assistant Professor at the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University and has held additional teaching and editing positions, including Chief Editor of Oncology Section, University of Pennsylvania, Orthopaedic Journal, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Co-Editor-in-Chief, University of Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Journal, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Kim has been published in many academic journals including the Journal of Arthroplasty and the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery.


What Dr. Kim's patients are saying
(source: Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys) 

This was my first visit with Dr. Kim.  In the past I always saw Dr. Lackman. Very pleased with Dr. Kim.

I feel very fortunate to be Dr. Kim's patient.

Very impressed with the doctor. Very pleased with his professionalism and knowledge of the situation.

Always very pleased with the care from EVERYONE in this office!

Wonderful doctor, took plenty of time listening to me and examining me to determine reason for my pain. Seemed to be very knowledgeable. Very pleased with doctor and will certainly recommend him to others.

Dr. Kim and his staff are always professional, knowledgeable & truly care about me. 

This has been a very good experience. Dr. Kim and his team are awesome. Couldn't ask for anything more.

As an unexpected emergency patient I was very pleased with the doctors who did my surgery and follow-up visits.

Dr. Kim is a wonderful doctor. I feel he cares about what I have to say and answers my questions in a way I understand.

Wonderful doctor! Love Dr. Kim he is a great doctor and cares about his patients.

Dr. Kim is excellent, thorough and caring. I would highly recommend him.

Excellent doctor, very knowledgeable, listened especially well, up on current treatments for my issue. Highly recommend.

Office Locations

Cooper Orthopaedic Oncology at Camden

Three Cooper Plaza
Suite 400
Camden, NJ 08103
Phone: 856.361.1754
Fax: 856.361.1761
Maps & Directions

Education & Training

Medical SchoolAlbert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
InternshipHospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
ResidencyOrthopaedic Surgery - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
FellowshipOrthopaedics - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

Special Interests

Benign and malignant bone and soft tissue tumors, spine tumors, metastatic bone disease, joint replacement and reconstruction, general orthopaedic surgery

Awards and Honors

  • Philadelphia Magazine "Top Docs" - 2021, 2022