Dr. Garrett Matsunaga, MD

Dr. Garrett Matsunaga, MD

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Urology  |  
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44 y/o
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Dr. Garrett Matsunaga, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Torrance, CA. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 12 years.

South Bay Urology, Torrance, CA

20911 Earl St Ste 140

Torrance, CA 90503
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Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Erectile Dysfunction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Uroflowmetry
high
more than 86% of peers
Prostate Cancer
high
more than 82% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Matsunaga "My staff and I are dedicated to providing the highest level of medical and surgical care to all of our patients."
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Specialties

  • Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Incontinence
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Stones
  • Prostate Cancer
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Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bladder Repair Surgery
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Circumcision
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Electronic Shock Wave Lithotripsy
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laser Lithotripsy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Partial Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Peyronie's Disease Injection Therapy
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pyeloplasty Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Sterilization
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ultrasound
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Ureteroneocystostomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urologic Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery

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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

  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • U California Irvine-Surgery Dept
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Ca Irvine Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • U California Irvine-Robotics Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 2000
  • Veterans Hospital - Outstanding Resident, 2003
  • Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident Award, 2005
  • Veterans Hospital - Outstanding Customer Service, 2003
Media & Publications

Dr. Matsunaga has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Filipino
  • Japanese
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Matsunaga is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Matsunaga's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Matsunaga to family and friends
4.0
based on 31 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Matsunaga's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

i've been a patient for over 8 years and highly recommend Dr Matsunaga for a Urologist/Surgeon
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very professional, friendly enviroment,excellent surgeon
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using him for years
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In this age of low expectations and even lower results, Dr. Matsunaga and the staff at Skyline Urology provide a service that raises above from the norm. I have been a satisfied customer for about 8 years and they have consistently met my expectations. Highly recommended!!!
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The office staff is very cordial and helpful. Dr. Matsunaga is an incredible physician. He actually listens to your questions and concerns. He spends the time with each patient so discussions are not rushed.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Matsunaga accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Guardian
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group HMO
    Large Group PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare HMO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Matsunaga has admitting privileges

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Torrance Memorial Medical Center
3330 Lomita Blvd
Torrance, CA 90505
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