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Specialties & Research
Dr. Christopher Uchiyama, MD, PHD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.
- He has special expertise in 7 areas:
- Back Injuries
- Head and Neck Disorder
- Spinal Fractures
- Spinal Stenosis
Education & Awards
Dr. Uchiyama graduated from University of Southern California , Los Angeles. He has 2 awards.
Dr. Uchiyama has 7 hospital affiliations:
- Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
- Scripps Green Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Uchiyama accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Harvard Pilgrim Health Care - 3 plans
- United Healthcare - 16 plans
- Blue Shield of California - 89 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 4 plans
- Unicare - 11 plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 2 plans
- Humana - 6 plans
- Cigna - 5 plans
- Aetna - 3 plans
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- Where does Dr. Christopher Uchiyama practice?
Dr. Christopher Uchiyama practices Neurological Surgery near La Jolla, CA.
See La Jolla Neurological Surgeons.