Dr. James Ochi, MD

Dr. James Ochi, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. James Ochi, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Mayo Medical School in 1984 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat), and more.Read his story

10243 Genetic Center Dr

San Diego, CA 92121

Contact Information

(858) 526-6136

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
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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. Ochi's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Ear Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ochi treats Ear Disorders more than 32% of his peers

Dr. Ochi treats this condition more than 32% of his peers

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ochi treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 32% of his peers

Dr. Ochi treats this condition more than 32% of his peers

Tinnitus
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ochi treats Tinnitus more than 21% of his peers

Dr. Ochi treats this condition more than 21% of his peers

Dr. Ochi's conditions and procedures:

Acute Laryngitis
Adenoidectomy
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Autoimmune Diseases
Bell's Palsy
Brain Disorders
Broken Nose
Cholesteatoma
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Conductive Hearing Loss
Deafness
Deviated Septum
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Ear Surgery
Ear Tube Placement
Earwax Buildup
ENT Surgery
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Facial Fracture
Fracture
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Surgery
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Laryngitis
Larynx Conditions
Loss of Smell and-or Taste
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Nosebleed
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Perforated Eardrum
Pulmonary Disease
Sinus Surgery
Sinusitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Tinnitus
Tongue-Tie
Tonsillectomy
Tonsillitis
Vertigo
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

"Giving you the best of both worlds…" Dr. James Ochi graduated from Mayo Medical School (Rochester, MN) and completed his Otolaryngology residency at UC San Diego Medical Center. He then moved his family to London, UK for a Pediatric Otolaryng...

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Acupuncture
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1990
    Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
    Fellowship Hospital
    1990
  • 1989
    University California San Diego Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1985
    University California San Diego Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1985
  • 1984
    Mayo Medical School
    Medical School
    1984

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Dr. Ochi's Reviews

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4.0

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Dr. Ochi was so wonderful with my son. We finally found a doctor who understood our frustrations with our sons health. He has had nothing but problems with his tonsils for over a year now. We battled pneumonia, snoring, strep throat, and tonsillitis endlessly since he turned 5. Other doctors...Read More
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Even thought Dr. Ochi has a very busy practice, he spends a lot of time asking & answering questions. His patience seems endless. Dr. Ochi is the most caring and concerned physician I have had the pleasure meeting.
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Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
Assurant Health
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Delta Health System
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Humana
Medicaid
MVP Health Care
Optima Health
Principal Life
Simplifi
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare HMO

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