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Dr. Michon Morita, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. Morita

Dr. Michon Morita, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Hilo, HI and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(808) 935-7890

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Dr. Morita's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Morita treats Hydrocephalus more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Morita treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Brain Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Morita performs Brain Surgery more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Morita performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Brain Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Morita treats Brain Disorders more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Morita treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Morita's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michon Morita, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Hilo, HI and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

1996
Uc San Francisco School Med
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Moffitt Long Hosps/Uc San Francisco
Residency Hospital
1990
Uc San Francisco School Med
Internship Hospital
1989
Washington University St Louis
Medical School
1996
1994
1990
1989

Dr. Morita's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Morita

3.3

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(7)
4 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
1 Star
35.714285714285715%
(5)

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What People Say About Dr. Michon Morita, MD
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I am a little over 2 weeks out from an 18 hour procedure to remove an acoustic neuroma, which he performed in conjunction with Dr. Kevin Hadley. I am back at work part-time, which I never dreamed possible considering the complexity of the surgery. Dr. Morita was kind, patient and made sure that...Read More
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