Dr. Robert Uyeda

General Surgery
Los Angeles, CA
44 years experience male

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Saturday: 10am - 12pm
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Robert Uyeda, MD,, JD, FACS

Los Angeles, CA

Nippon Medical Clinic/Uyeda Law Office

Los Angeles, CA

About

Bio

Gen Surg. Cedars Sinai Medical Center Los Angeles and Saint Johns Health Center Santa Monica, CA. Certified by Am Bd Surgery, Fellow ACS. Fluent in Japanese, Director Nippon Medical Clinic. Principal, Uyeda Law Office, Member CA State Bar. Medical malpractice and medicolegal issues.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

General Surgery, Board Certified

Languages spoken

English, Japanese

Doctor Q&A

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
If your symptoms: are truly from heartburn, a short term trial of PPI such as omeprazole could help. However, your symptoms could be caused by gallstones or even angin ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Could be: pilonidal cyst/sinus that keeps on getting recurrently infected. Definitive treatment is excision of the entire sinus. Or it could be something else ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Assuming that: there is no surrounding redness, warm compresses should take care of it in a few days, because it is most likely hordeolum or chalazion, or stye. If ... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Uyeda is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Uyeda is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Uyeda is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you- I saw a neuro and they did an EMG- I have wasting and no muscle electrical response in part of my Latissimus dorsi muscles on the side of rib cage and scapula...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you, I will go to see my home doctor and set up an appointment to have it removed! You helped me a great deal, It has been nerve wracking to seek help! I dont have...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you, we've talked to his primary care physician and were at urgent care yesterday. Both physicians seemed unconcerned and dxed acute bronchitis. He has an inhaler ...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Boston University School of Medicine, MA
Graduated 1976MD

Medical/Graduate school

Concord Law School
Graduated 2000MD

Residency

Cedars Sinai Medical Center Los Angeles
Completed 1976

Awards

Leo Rigler Award for Academic Excellence

Affiliations

Nippon Medical Clinic
American Medical Association
American College of Surgeons
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