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Dr. Christopher Uchiyama MD and PHD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Dr. Christopher Uchiyama has 1 office location.
Torrey Pines
Scripps Clinic, Green Hospital
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(13)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Christopher Uchiyama is Excellent. Dr. Uchiyama has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.4545454545455 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

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.

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

Affiliations

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.