Dr. Garrett Matsunaga, MD

Dr. Garrett Matsunaga, MD

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Urology  ·  
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46 y/o
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Dr. Garrett Matsunaga, MD is an urology specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 13 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
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matsunaga treats Blood in Urine (Hematuria) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Matsunaga treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

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

Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matsunaga treats Enlarged Prostate (BPH) more than 99% of his peers

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

Dr. Matsunaga's conditions and procedures:

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Repair Surgery
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Circumcision
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Electronic Shock Wave Lithotripsy
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Incontinence
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • 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
  • Male Infertility
  • Male Sexual Conditions
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Orchiectomy
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Peyronie's Disease Injection Therapy
  • Premature Ejaculation
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Prostatitis
  • Pyeloplasty Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Sterilization
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ultrasound
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Ureteroneocystostomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urologic Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Yeast Infections

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

4.5

Based on 57 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
12.280701754385966%
(7)

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My experience with Dr. Matsunaga has been great. 4 years ago I came for a routine check up and Dr. Matsunaga discovered a vercos seal. Now my wife and I have a healthy 2 year old daughter. Thank you
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Dr. Garrett Matsunaga is a very excellent and professional doctor. My husband has been his patient for around five years and we have nothing but good things to say about him. He is very respectful and takes the time with us during all visits. My husband had developed prostrate problems and Dr....Read More
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I have full faith and confidence in Dr. Matsunaga. He helped me at a difficult time and he never let me down. Garrett listens to a patient's needs and adapts to them. I highly recommend him and have been seeing him religiously for many years now.
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Dr. Matsunaga is my Urologist. When I was experiencing pain in my kidney, he was able to diagnose kidney stones immediagtely. Within two days, the Dr. initiated lithotripsy......removal of the kidney stone at Torrance Memorial in the OR. Within 30 minutes I was pain free. One week after the...Read More
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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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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Guardian
Health Net
Health Net of California
Large Group HMO
Large Group PPO
Humana
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Medicaid
MultiPlan
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UnitedHealthCare
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