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Dr. Howard Matsuba Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Howard Matsuba has the following 3 specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

    A plastic surgery specialist is a physician with extensive training in the execution of plastic surgery procedures.
    Plastic surgery is the use of surgical procedures to rebuild or reshape injured or misshapen body parts. Congenital defects, such as a cleft lip or palate, can be corrected by a plastic surgery specialist. Injuries sustained during auto accidents also may require the services of a plastic surgery specialist. These procedures fall under the category of reconstructive plastic surgery.
    The other category of plastic surgery is cosmetic plastic surgery. Plastic surgery specialists often perform procedures like breast augmentation, face lifts, tummy tucks, liposuction, and lip injection as elective surgeries for patients who wish to make aesthetic improvements.

  • Otolaryngology

    An otolaryngologist is more commonly referred to as an ENT, someone that can treat medical issues you may be having with you ears, nose, or throat. This is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions of the ear, nose, sinuses, larynx (voice box), mouth, throat, head, and neck. These doctors treat patients through both medical and surgical means. For instance, an otolaryngologist may treat an obstruction of the nasal passage, caused by malformation of the nose, through rhinoplasty.

  • Surgery of the Hand

    Hand surgeons are certified surgeons who are also experts in the function and structure of your wrists, hands and forearms. This allows them to treat arthritis, carpal tunnel, trigger finger and tennis elbow, most of which tend to result from repetitive and excessive use of the corresponding joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments.
    Hand surgeons also commonly work with patients who have fractures or broken bones from any kind of accident. If you're experiencing any kind of general pain in your hand, wrist or forearm that isn’t going away, a hand surgeon is probably your best resource.

Board Certifications

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    (2014)

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Matsuba is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital - Bellflower

    9400 Rosecrans Ave
    Bellflower, CA 90706

  • Bellflower Medical Center

    9542 Artesia Blvd
    Bellflower, CA 90706

  • West Anaheim Medical Center

    3033 W Orange Ave
    Anaheim, CA 92804

  • Kaiser Permanente Orange County - Anaheim Medical Center

    441 N Lakeview Ave
    Anaheim, CA 92807

  • Education

    34 Years Experience

  • Columbia University

    Graduated in 1979

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