Dr. James Imatani, MD

Dr. James Imatani, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Imatani, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Portland, OR. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 221

Portland, OR 97213

Contact Information

(503) 239-0092

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Hernia Repair
normal
more than 5% of peers
Breast Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
2

Conditions Treated

  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
5

Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Mammosite Catheter Insertion
  • Mastectomy

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 3/21/2013
    Amount or Range: $425,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: Improperly handled GIST (Gastrointestinal stromal tumor) surgery resulted in hernia. Hernia repair was inadequate resulting in additional surgeries. Tumor should have been removed laparoscopically versus open procedure and that subsequent hernia repair was inadequate resulting in additional surgeries. Settlement of disputed liability case.
    State: Oregon
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

  • University Of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Or Health Science University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Imatani has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Imatani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Imatani's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Imatani to family and friends
3.7
based on 13 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Imatani's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Portland, Oregon |
Dr Imatani is a wonderful surgeon. Dr Imatani is through in all he does from ones first appointment to the last. You can be assured you are in the best hands with Dr Imatani.
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Dr. Imatani accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Imatani has admitting privileges

Providence Portland Medical Center
4805 NE Glisan St
Portland, OR 97213
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