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About Dr. Yutaka Niihara

Dr. Yutaka Niihara, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Torrance, CA. He has 32 years of experience. His specialties include Hematology, Hematology & Oncology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Niihara is affiliated with Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Little Company Of Mary San Pedro Hospital and Providence Little Co of Mary Medical Center Torrance. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Yutaka Niihara is Great. Dr. Yutaka Niihara has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Yutaka Niihara is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

LAC-Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

1000 W Carson St
Torrance, CA 90502
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Specialties

Dr. Yutaka Niihara has the following 3 specialties

  • Hematology

    A hematology specialist is an expert in disorders of the blood, the blood forming organs and bone marrow. These doctors diagnose, treat and work to prevent diseases that affect the production of blood and its components, as well as the ability of the blood to perform its many functions, such as coagulation and carrying oxygen to the lungs and tissue.
    Hematologists diagnose and treat blood disorders, such as anemia, hemophilia, leukemia, sickle cell anemia, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
    Depending on the condition, hematology specialists may treat a patient with a blood transfusion, stem cell transplantation, bone marrow transplant, radiotherapy, anticoagulation therapy or medication.

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • 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

  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Chemotherapy
  • Myeloma
  • Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
  • Hepatitis C
  • Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Blood Cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Adult T-Cell Leukemia-Lymphoma
  • Myelofibrosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

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Five Stars

He is really care about the patient that I can feel it, and his explanation is easy to understand. He choose the word very carefully.He always gives us the hope.He is a excellent doctor I'd never met such a doctor.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    32 Years Experience

  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1986

  • Ucla Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Yutaka Niihara accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
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Locations & Directions

LAC-Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, 1000 W Carson St, Torrance, CA
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