Dr. James Okamoto
Primary Care, Family Medicine
Waipahu, HI , HI
33 years experience male
Family and Sports Medicine Physician. Member of American Academy of Family Physicians, American College of Sports Medicine and the Association of Ringside Physicians. My hobbies/interests include mixed martial arts, jiu jitsu, and photography. I have worked as a ringside physician for Strikeforce, King of the Cage, and the UFC. I am also experienced in international medicine/travel and disaster relief with over 50 missions overseas doing relief work throughout Africa and Asia, humanitarian relief after the Rwandan, Kosovo, Sudanese and Afghan wars, and disaster relief after the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami, and Typhoon Haiyan in 2013.
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United States: Hawaii, Washington
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Sep 16, 2014
I am impressed with Dr. Okamoto's vast knowledge of the various martial arts and the answers he gives multiple patients concerning the same. He also has a great fund of knowledge that sets Family Pra...Read More
Nov 6, 2014
Dr. Okamoto has a broad range of knowledge and is able to translate that into specific, helpful advice to patients. Highly recommended.
Sep 2, 2014
Very accurate and timely responses.
This was very helpful. Thanks! I appreciate the thoughtful answer Doc, my Gastro scheduled me for Endoscopy because he is guessing I have a Hiatal Hernia. :( Really scared of all the procedures thats ...Read More
I do really appreciate your response. I took 4 and have yet to get diarrhea but it was over a course of the entire day and when I was reading about it overdose was thrown around and that worried me.T...Read More
This was very helpful. Thanks! Actually the heart attacks paralyzed his vocal cords and he has no voice and constantly clearing his throat, So MAYBE that's why. But regardless, it was RUDE.
Education & Training
University of Nebraska College of Medicine, NE
Presidents Award for Volunteer Service
association of ringside physicians
American Academy Family Physicians