Dr. Brandon Hirota, MD

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Dr. Brandon Hirota, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Honolulu, HI. Dr. Hirota has more experience with Epilepsy, Headache, and Neurodegenerative Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Kuakini Medical Center and The Queens Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hirota to book an appointment.

Dr. Hirota

Neurology Associates Inc.

321 N Kuakini St Ste 810 Honolulu, HI 96817
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Hirota

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Hirota treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Hirota treats other conditions, please contact the office at (808) 523-5886.

Epilepsy

Epilepsy specialists diagnose and treat spectrum of brain disorders that cause seizures due to an interruption of normal nerve activity in the brain.Compare with other Epilepsy specialists.

Dr. Hirota is experienced in the area of Epilepsy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Essential Tremor
Epilepsy
Seizure Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Headache

Headache is a common symptom that can sometimes signal a more serious condition, such as migraine, high blood pressure, or cerebral hemorrhage.Compare with other Headache specialists.

Dr. Hirota is experienced in the area of Headache. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Migraine
Headache
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Neurodegenerative Disorders

Neurodegenerative disorders specialists diagnose and treat diseases, such as Parkinson's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Lewy body disease, and Huntington's disease, that break down motor neurons, resulting in debiliating and life-threatening symptoms.Compare with other Neurodegenerative Disorders specialists.

Dr. Hirota is experienced in the area of Neurodegenerative Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Dementia
Alzheimer's Disease
Parkinson's Disease
Dementia or Depression Screening
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Neuromuscular & Movement Disorders

Neuromuscular and movement disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions marked by uncontrolled or unwanted physical movements caused by disruptions in nerve and muscle function.Compare with other Neuromuscular & Movement Disorders specialists.

Dr. Hirota is experienced in the area of Neuromuscular & Movement Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Restless Leg Syndrome
Gait Abnormality
Essential Tremor
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
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Dr. Hirota's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anosmia
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chordoma
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Corticobasal Degeneration
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
  • Dementia
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
  • Head CT Scan
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • ImPACT Testing
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Loss of Taste
  • Low Back Pain
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Meningitis
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurofibrosarcoma
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Pseudobulbar Affect 
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Sudoscan
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Wada Test
  • Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

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(808) 523-5886

Dr. Hirota accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Hawaii Medical Service Association (HMSA)
CompMED
Federal Plan 87
Health Plan Hawaii HMO
HMSA Akamai Advantage (PPO and PPO SNP)
HMSA Essential Advantage HMO
Preferred Provider Plan PPO
QUEST Integration
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Hirota's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hirota

4.4

Based on 7 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
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What went well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions (6)
  • Appointment scheduling (5)
  • Explained conditions well (5)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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Dr. Hirota is an excellent physician. Thorough, caring and helpful. He’s awesome.
What went well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Oct 09, 2019
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He ordered some tests, made a few guesses decided I was too strong to have neurological problems - but one year later I start to have brain seizures and a neuromuscular disease he could have confirmed by simply looking up the genetic test results on Google
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Mililani, HI – Jun 29, 2017
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Brandon Hirota, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Honolulu, HI. Dr. Hirota has more experience with Epilepsy, Headache, and Neurodegenerative Disorders...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurology

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Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Brandon Hirota, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Hirota has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Brandon Hirota, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Brandon Hirota, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Hirota's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Brandon Hirota, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Brandon Hirota, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hirota frequently treats Epilepsy, Headache, and Neurodegenerative Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Hirota specializes.

Where is Dr. Brandon Hirota, MD's office located?

Dr. Hirota's office is located at 321 N Kuakini St Ste 810, Honolulu, HI 96817. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Neurology Associates Inc.321 N Kuakini St Ste 810 Honolulu, HI 96817
1

Straub Clinic

Straub Medical Center888 S King St Honolulu, HI 96813
2

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Hirota is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Kuakini Medical Center

Honolulu, HI

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

2 Awards Received

The Queens Medical Center

Honolulu, HI

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received