Dr. Alvin Umeda, MD

Dr. Alvin Umeda, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Alvin Umeda, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Highland, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

7000 Boulder Ave

Highland, CA 92346

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Umeda performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ear Ache
high
more than 88% of peers
Vocal Cord Paralysis
normal
more than 71% of peers
Cough
normal
more than 57% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

57  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Loma Linda University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Loma Linda University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Umeda has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Umeda's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Umeda to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Umeda's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Though carrying a heavy schedule Dr Umeda has maintained a patient, caring attitude and sense of humor. Gad bless you Doctor and thank you!
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He removed my 8 year old's tonsils and adenoids and did a fantastic job. Dr. Umeda took his time explaining the procedure and didn't seem the least bit rushed at each appointment when discussing my son's needs. I searched him out for my son because he is also a Dentist and has great knowledge of...more
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