Dr. James Ashizawa, MD

Dr. James Ashizawa, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Dr. James Ashizawa, MD is a family medicine specialist in San Juan Capistrano, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Guadalajara School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

31001 Rancho Viejo Rd

San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

Contact Information

(949) 661-9600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • 3 More

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Dr. Ashizawa's Experience

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

Dr. Ashizawa's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ashizawa "Dr. Ashizawa became interested in medicine to help people and to make a difference in their lives. His greatest reward comes from the close bonds that he develops with his patients; bonds, which he hopes, will last a lifetime. Board certified in family medicine, Dr. Ashizawa's biggest fulfillment comes from caring for families, watching the children grow and start their own families, and then treating their children. Dr. Ashizawa also enjoys being involved with his church, the outdoors, music, art, and most recently, spending time with his family."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

68  Conditions Treated


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6  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.


  • University Of Guadalajara School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Maryland General Hospital University Of Maryland Medical System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • St. Joseph Hospital-Reading
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ashizawa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ashizawa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ashizawa to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Ashizawa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Ashizawa and his staff have been my family GPs for over thirty years for a reason. They are courteous, professional, and caring for almost my entire life. I could not imagine going elsewhere.
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Best Dr. EVER!!! I have had Dr. Ashizawa for over 20 years and I live an hour away now and drive up there just for him!! He is caring, takes his time with you and you feel like your family!! He has never disappointed me and always treats me right! Thank you Dr for all you do!!
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Kind, caring listens to YOUR concerns and answers them! Not on a time schedule when he sees you....he is THERE FOR YOU! Intelligent, knowledgeable, up to date and he gives the BEST hugs!!!!!!
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All I can say, if Dr. Ashizawa isn't your family doctor you are missing out. Knowledgeable, kind, honest, caring, loving Doctor you will ever have the honor of meeting.
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