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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 51

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Dr. Tanaka's Experience


  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Dilation of Outflow Canal
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

Background Check for Dr. Tanaka

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Clinical Faculty Teaching Award - California Pacific Medical Center, 1999
  • Graduation with High Honors - Princeton University, 1986
  • Clinical Faculty Teaching Award - California Pacific Medical Center, 2002
  • Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Society - Princeton University, 1985
  • Erdbrink Resident Research Award - California Pacific Medical Center, 1995
  • Fight for Sight Student Fellowship Award - National Society to Prevent Blindness, 1989

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Education & Training

Medical School

Harvard Medical School
Graduated in 1992

Internship Hospital

Mount Auburn Hospital
Complete in 1993

Residency Hospital

California Pacific Med Ctr-California
Complete in 1996

Fellowship Hospital

Northwestern University Medical School
Complete in 1998

Undergraduate Schools

Princeton University
Graduated in 1986

Languages Spoken by Dr. Tanaka & Staff

  • English
  • Japanese

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