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About Dr. Greg Y Uramoto
Dr. Greg Y Uramoto, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Honolulu, HI, with another office in Honolulu, HI. His specialties include Pediatric Endocrinology and Pediatrics. Dr. Uramoto is affiliated with Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children. Dr. Uramoto has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Greg Y Uramoto has the following 2 specialties
- Pediatric Endocrinology
Endocrinologists treat disorders related to our glands and the hormones they produce. Because hormones play a key role in the growth and development of children, these conditions often pose different threats to children than they do adults. That’s where a pediatric endocrinologist comes in.
They can diagnose and treat hormonal disorders such as abnormal thyroid function, growth complications and early or delayed puberty. Ambiguous genitals as well as ovarian and testicular dysfunction are also part of their expertise. Childhood obesity, diabetes and problems with low blood sugar also tie back to hormone function and may require consulting with a pediatric endocrinologist.
A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.
Dr. Greg Y Uramoto is Board Certified in 2 specialties
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Dr. Uramoto recommended that our daughter get a second opinion from one of the best clinics in the US, only problem was his office never filled out the paperwork necessary. We booked the trip and the appointment, and 2 weeks later we find out they lose the paperwork. We cancel the trip and appointment, and rebook only to find out 2 weeks later, they never filled it out. Terrible follow-up, if you are going to charge me and my insurance $1,000 of dollars, I expect excellent service. We didn't get any!
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Patients' Choice Award (2011)
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Dr. Uramoto is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Mayo Clinic And Medical School
Dr. Greg Y Uramoto accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- HMSA Preferred Provider Comp Med
- Multiplan PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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