Dr. Leslie Oyama, MD

Dr. Leslie Oyama, MD

Emergency Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 49
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Leslie Oyama, MD is an emergency medicine doctor who practices in San Diego, CA. She is 49 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.Read her story

200 W Arbor Dr

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Oyama's Experience

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

Dr. Oyama's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Oyama "Dr. Leslie C. Oyama, FACEP graduated from the University of Southern California with a degree in Communications Arts and Sciences. She worked as an independent technology consultant in the Bay Area to develop software and technology solutions for corporate needs specializing in the area of professional development and corporate training on a local and international level. Several years later, she applied to Boston University School of Medicine where she earned her Medical Degree. She completed both her Medicine Internship and Emergency Medicine Residency at Boston Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts AND served as Chief Resident in her final year of residency. She joined the faculty at UCSD in July 2006 and is Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. She completed the ACEP emergency medicine foundation teaching fellowship 2010 and the Reynolds mini-fellowship in geriatrics in 2012. Her current position is Associate Clinical Professor and Associate Program Director for the Emergency Medicine Residency. She is a contributing author to Rosen's Emergency Medicine, the foremost textbook of Emergency Medicine, and has authored other textbook chapters and peer reviewed publications. She was recognized as “Teacher of the Year” by the EM residents in 2013. Areas of interest include medical education, innovation and technology - specifically, effective teaching strategies and evaluation/feedback when time is limited, and applying technology to create effective teaching tools and solutions"


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Oyama "Our Mission: To deliver outstanding patient care through commitment to the community, groundbreaking research and inspired teaching.

Our Vision: To create a healthier world — one life at a time — through new science, new medicine and new cures.




  • Emergency Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Emergency Medicine*

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.


    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Boston Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Boston Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Oyama has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Oyama accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Select Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Oyama has admitting privileges

UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest
200 W Arbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92103
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