Dr. Haruo Arita MD is a male Anesthesiologist, has 16 years of experience and practices in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine.
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Dr. Haruo Arita has 3 office locations.
1245 16th St
Ste 225
Santa Monica, CA 90404

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Haruo Arita, Anesthesiologist, Pain Medicine is Excellent. Dr. Arita has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.6111111111111 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
  • Currently 3.5882352941176 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.7222222222222 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Haruo Arita, MD is board certified in Anesthesiology and Anesthesiology - Pain Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Back Pain
  • Joint Pain (Arthralgia)
  • Neck Pain
  • Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

Education & Awards

Dr. Arita graduated from Juntendo University School Of Medicine. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Anesthesiology, Mid-City, Santa Monica, CA
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)


Dr. Arita has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • UCLA Medical Center 
  • Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Arita accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • LA Care Health Plan - 3 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 77 plans
  • Cigna - 4 plans


  • Japanese

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Haruo Arita practice?
Dr. Haruo Arita practices Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine near Santa Monica, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Los Angeles, CA.
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