Dr. Gregg M. Yamada, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 52

550 S Beretania St Ste 601
Honolulu, HI 96813
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Dr. Yamada's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

The Queens Medical Center
1301 Punchbowl Street
Honolulu, HI 96813

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Yamada

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Pacific Cardiology
Pacific Cardiology
550 S Beretania St Ste 601
Honolulu, HI 96813
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    Dr. Yamada's Experience

    Dr. Yamada's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
    • Interventional Cardiology
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    2
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Hawaii John a Burns School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1989

    Other Education

    Indiana Heart Institute/St. Vincents Hospital--Interventional Cardiology
    Complete in 1996
    Indiana Heart Institute/St. Vincents Hospital--Nuclear Cardiology
    Complete in 1996
    UCLA/Wadsworth Vamc--Internal Medicine Residency
    Complete in 1992
    UCLA/Wadsworth Vamc--Internship
    Complete in 1992
    University Of Arizona Hospitals and Clinics--Cardiology Fellowship
    Complete in 1995
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Yamada & Staff

    • English
    • Japanese
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Yamada's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Yamada

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yamada to family and friends

    37 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Yamada's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    36 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    37 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    37 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 34 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Yamada
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    37 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    37 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    37 responses
    same as
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    35 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

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    Pacific Cardiology
    550 S Beretania St Ste 601
    Honolulu, HI 96813
    (808) 522-7222 (Office)
    (808) 532-0414 (Fax)
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