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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 62

1329 Lusitana St Ste 501
Honolulu, HI 96813
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Dr. Mitsunaga's Experience

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Dr. Mitsunaga's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Mitsunaga Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
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Hospital Quality

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The Queens Medical Center
1301 Punchbowl Street
Honolulu, HI 96813

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Accepting new patients?

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Bone & Joint Clinic Of Hawaii
Bone & Joint Clinic Of Hawaii
1329 Lusitana St Ste 501
Honolulu, HI 96813
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    Dr. Mitsunaga's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Replacement
    • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Steroid Injection
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Bursitis
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Myelopathy
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    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
    • Wrist Fracture
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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

    Creighton University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1977

    Internship Hospital

    Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Complete in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Complete in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Mitsunaga & Staff

    • English
    • Korean
    • Tagalog
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    Dr. Mitsunaga's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    32 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    32 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    32 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 31 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Mitsunaga
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    30 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    30 responses
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    30 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    30 responses
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    Bone & Joint Clinic Of Hawaii
    1329 Lusitana St Ste 501
    Honolulu, HI 96813
    (808) 522-9633 (Office)
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