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About Dr. Gregg M Yamada

Dr. Gregg M Yamada, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Honolulu, HI. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Yamada is affiliated with Pali Momi Medical Center and Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children. Dr. Yamada has received 5 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

26 Ratings with 9 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Gregg M Yamada is Great. Dr. Gregg M Yamada has been rated by 26 patients. From those 26 patients 9 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Gregg M Yamada is 3.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Calvin Yh Wong Md

1329 Lusitana St Ste 301
Honolulu, HI 96813
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Specialties

Dr. Gregg M Yamada has the following 2 specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    13 Expertise

  • Aviation Medicine
  • Heart Block
  • Arrhythmia
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Failure
  • Stroke
  • Blood Clot
  • High Cholesterol
  • Heart Diseases
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Unstable Angina
  • Hypertension
  • Atherosclerosis

Reviews

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Dr. Yamada - best in prevention, diagnostic and care of heart disease

Dr. Yamada is on the leading edge of heart disease prevention, diagnosis and treatment. He is a strong advocate in making sure his patients receive the proper treatment and will do his utmost to navigate thru the maze of medical reimbursements to ensure his patient is cared for.

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One Star

3 hour wait for pacemaker check! Second time this happened. Not the same practice it used to be! Finding a new cardiologist.

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Five Stars

Excellent philosophy of care.

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Five Stars

Dr. Yamada taken care of me and my family and many of my friends for over 15 years! I know he has the largest cardiology practice in Hawaii and we are appreciative that he takes care of us. He never makes us wait and treats with kindness and Aloha. Thank you Dr. Yamada and staff!

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Treats me like a VIP

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  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2011, 2010, 2013, 2009)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2016)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2008, 2009)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2013, 2012)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2013)

    Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    29 Years Experience

  • University Of Hawaii John A Burns School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1989

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Gregg M Yamada accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • HMSA
    • HMSA Preferred Provider Comp Med
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Calvin Yh Wong Md, 1329 Lusitana St Ste 301, Honolulu, HI
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