Dr. Hiroshi Takita, MD

Dr. Hiroshi Takita, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 87
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Dr. Hiroshi Takita, MD is a general surgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 64 years. He graduated from Sch Med Keio Gijuku U, Tokyo in 1954 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

100 High St

Buffalo, NY 14203

Contact Information

(716) 859-7600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independent Health
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Takita performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Thoracentesis
high
more than 87% of peers
Lung Surgery
high
more than 82% of peers
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
normal
more than 66% of peers

Dr. Takita's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

32  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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25  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Sch Med Keio Gijuku U, Tokyo
    Medical School | Graduated 1954
  • Rochester Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1955
  • Beverly Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Buffalo Va Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1968

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Takita has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Takita's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Takita to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Takita's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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