Dr. Haruo Arita, MD

Dr. Haruo Arita, MD

Pain Medicine Anesthesiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Haruo Arita, MD is a pain medicine anesthesiology specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Juntendo U Sch Med in 1994 and specializes in pain medicine anesthesiology.

1408 Crenshaw Blvd

Torrance, CA 90501

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Arita's Experience

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

1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

7  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

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.


  • Juntendo U Sch Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Metrowest Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ma Gen Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Ma Gen Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University of California-Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Arita has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Arita's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Arita to family and friends
15 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Arita's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Arita has been my chronic pain management doctor for 11 years. He is kind, thorough, and very knowledgable. Under his care my pain is manageable, and I have a happy, productive life. I highly recommend him.
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For over fifteen years, I have had many challenges with extreme facial pain from trigeminal neuralgia. Many times the pain has caused my jaw to lock and I am unable to eat and, at times, unable to drink through a straw unless I incur tremendous pain. Sometimes, those pains lasted for several...more
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When I was referred To Dr. Arita at the UCLA Pain Management Facility, where he was a professor, I had already lived with severe, disabling pain. His treatments have been successful, and I can live at home. He's moved to Torrance where he has his own surgical facility, complete with recovery...more
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After a morning workout the agony in my lower back was hardly describable. Fortunately, I was able to reach Dr. Arita in his office. He told me that he would see me at once. Dr. Arita performed a through examination after which he began treatment immediately. I was actually able to gingerly...more
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I met with Dr. Arita because I had a herniated disc in my back. I had been previously seen by other doctors who were not able to help me. They suggested surgery but I wanted to avoid that risk. Dr. Arita listened to my story carefully, and reviewed the previous treatments. He explained the causes...more
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