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Neurological Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
20 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Christopher Uchiyama is Excellent. Dr. Uchiyama has been reviewed by 24 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Christopher Uchiyama, MD, PHD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Neurosurgery
  • Pain
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Uchiyama graduated from University of Southern California , Los Angeles. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011, 2013, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011, 2013 - 2015)


Dr. Uchiyama has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 
  • Scripps Green Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Christopher Uchiyama MD and PHD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Christopher Uchiyama practice?
Dr. Christopher Uchiyama has 1 office location.
Dr. Christopher Uchiyama practices Neurological Surgery near La Jolla, CA.
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