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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Valerie Sugiyama is Excellent. Dr. Sugiyama has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Valerie Sugiyama, MD is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

  • She has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Hot Flashes
  • Menopause

Education & Awards

Dr. Sugiyama graduated from University of California at Irvine. She has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
San Francisco, CA
Obstetrician & Gynecologist
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
San Francisco Bay Area
Obstetrician & Gynecologist
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Sugiyama has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • UCSF Medical Center / Moffitt-Long Hospitals 
  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Valerie Emi Sugiyama MD is a female Obstetrician & Gynecologist, has 10 years of experience and practices in Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Where does Dr. Valerie E. Sugiyama practice?
Dr. Valerie Sugiyama has 3 office locations.
Dr. Valerie Sugiyama practices Obstetrics & Gynecology near Modesto, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Stockton, CA and San Francisco, CA.
See Modesto Obstetricians & Gynecologists.