Dr. Michael Takamura, MD

Dr. Michael Takamura, MD

Forensic Psychiatry  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Michael Takamura, MD is a forensic psychiatry specialist in Poway, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in forensic psychiatry.

15525 Pomerado Rd Ste E3

Poway, CA 92064

Contact Information

(858) 592-6644

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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1  Specialties

  • Forensic Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

  • Forensic Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

32  Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
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1  Procedures

  • Group Psychotherapy

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.

Education

  • Harvard
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Ucsd Medical Center-Hillcrest
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Ucsd Medical Center-Hillcrest
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Lac+Usc Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Takamura has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Takamura's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Takamura to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
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Dr. Takamura'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Takamura had my wife on Xanax for many many years. She would binge on Xanax each time she received her monthly prescription which would cause havoc in our family. After educating myself on the subject, I have since learned that Xanax is not supposed to be prescribed in this manner. Xanax should...more
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