Dr. Craig Iwamoto, MD

Dr. Craig Iwamoto, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
47 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Craig Iwamoto, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV. He specializes in general surgery and surgery.

Desert West Surgery

7200 Cathedral Rock Dr Ste 250

Las Vegas, NV 89128
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Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Iwamoto's Experience

Dr. Iwamoto's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.


  • St Louis University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Iwamoto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Iwamoto does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Iwamoto and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Gastrointestinal Bleed

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Dr. Iwamoto's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Iwamoto to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Iwamoto's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I hadbilateral hernia surgery performed by Dr Iwamoto. I appreciated not having to wait at the office to be seen and his staff was extremely friendly. The surgery went perfect and my recovery has been effortless. I would highly recommend Dr Iwamoto if you are looking to have any procedures done...more
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I have nothing but praise for Dr. Iwamoto. He performed an emergency surgery on my husband two weeks ago at Mountain View Hospital in Las Vegas. Dr. Iwamoto explained the procedure thoroughly and addressed all of our concerns. My husband's recovery has been seamless. We couldn't have asked...more
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