Dr. David Imagawa, MD

Dr. David Imagawa, MD

Transplant Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Imagawa, MD is a transplant surgery specialist in Orange, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in transplant surgery and complex general surgical oncology.

333 City Blvd W Ste 1205

Orange, CA 92868

Contact Information

(714) 456-3884

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Imagawa's Experience

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


  • Transplant Surgery
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Conditions Treated


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  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

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.


  • Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of California-Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Of California-Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of California-Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Imagawa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Imagawa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Imagawa to family and friends
based on 20 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Imagawa's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

in Chicago, IL
He is a magnificent surgeon. He is responsible, dedicated, caring, and very knowledgeable. Yes, he hardly communicates and builds rapport, but without a doubt you will fall in love with his motivating character which pushes you through the recovery phase. He is an amazing surgeon who has committed...more
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in Orange County, CA
Can't recommend him, he performed surgery on my wife and did not provide a realistic picture of the path tor recovery and sadly she's gone now.
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in Fontana, CA
Absolutely amazing. Thorough and professional. We trust him every step of the way.
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in Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Dr. Imagawa is AMAZING at what he does! He proformed my Whipple in September and everything went better then expected. I couldn't have asked for a better surgeon or hospital.
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in Los Angeles, CA
Cancer is terrifying enough and was not at all prepared for the unnecessary rude treatment by Imagawa. We turned to UCI trusting they had an excellent medical staff. Shocked to meet a doctor who was unprofessional and arrogant. Surprised to see that UCI hired and kept someone as abusive as him. He...more
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