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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Itamura is Excellent. Dr. Itamura has been reviewed by 25 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
Promptness 3.6
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 3.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Itamura, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Itamura graduated from University of Southern California , Los Angeles. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Los Angeles, CA
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Itamura has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center 
  • White Memorial Medical Center/Adventist Health 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. John M Itamura MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. John M. Itamura practice?
Dr. John Itamura has 6 office locations.
Dr. John Itamura practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Pasadena, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Los Angeles, CA and Anaheim, CA.
See Pasadena Surgeons and Pasadena Orthopedic Surgeons.