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Dr. Douglas K Sakamoto has the following 1 specialty
An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
Dr. Douglas K Sakamoto has the following 9 expertise
- Lasik Surgery
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Eye Exam
- Macular Degeneration
- Eye Pain
- Vision Issues
Dr. Douglas K Sakamoto is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Patients' Choice Award (2018)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
On-Time Doctor Award (2018)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Dr. Sakamoto is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
19 Years Experience
Keck School Of Medicine Of The University Of Southern California
Graduated in 1999
St Louis University School Of Medicine
Dr. Douglas K Sakamoto accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Savings Plus of CA
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- UHC SignatureValue Flex1
- UHC SignatureValue Focus
- UHC West SignatureValue HMO
Locations & DirectionsDan Katsumi Sakamoto Md, 3400 Lomita Blvd Ste 202, Torrance, CA
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