Dr. Garrett Matsunaga, MD

Dr. Garrett Matsunaga, MD

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Urology  ·  
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45 y/o
(53)

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Dr. Garrett Matsunaga, MD is an urology specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in urology.

South Bay Urology

20911 Earl St Ste 140

Torrance, CA 90503
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Insurance Accepted

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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Matsunaga's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Erectile Dysfunction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matsunaga treats Erectile Dysfunction more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Matsunaga treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matsunaga performs Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Matsunaga performs this procedure more than 77% of his peers

Kidney Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matsunaga performs Kidney Surgery more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Matsunaga performs this procedure more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Matsunaga's conditions and procedures:

Adrenalectomy
Bladder Repair Surgery
Bladder Surgery
Circumcision
Complex Penile Surgery
Cystectomy
Cystoscopy
Cystotomy
Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Electronic Shock Wave Lithotripsy
Erectile Dysfunction
Incontinence
Kidney and Ureter Removal
Kidney Cancer
Kidney Stone Removal
Kidney Stones
Kidney Surgery
Kidney Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
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 Cancer
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

About Me

Care Philosophy

My staff and I are dedicated to providing the highest level of medical and surgical care to all of our patients.

Specialties

  • Urology

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Filipino
  • Japanese
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Awards

  • 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

Dr. Matsunaga's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Matsunaga

4.4

Based on 53 reviews

5 Stars
84.90566037735849%
(45)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
1.8867924528301887%
(1)
1 Star
13.20754716981132%
(7)

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Dr. Matsunaga has been a great asset in the treatment of my severe BPH. In just a few months he has transformed my life from constant urinary urges and sleepless nights, to improved self confidence and the elimination of nighttime urinary incontinence. He is a highly tenured professional who is...Read More
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I'm really thankful for all he has done. I thank God for a dr like him. I wish there will be more doctors like him. Very smart dr. Truly, Gerardo M.
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Dr. Matsunaga did my kidney cancer surgery and follow ups. I couldn't ask for a more positive experience from my Diagnoses to complete recovery. I'm five years now cancer free and feel great. And a big emphasis on an easy recovery. Thank you, Dr. Matsunaga
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Had prostate removed and 1 year later with no side effects from surgery.
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Dr. Matsunaga is extraordinary.
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Aetna
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
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Guardian
Health Net
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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