Dr. Michon Morita, MD

Dr. Michon Morita, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Michon Morita, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Hilo, HI and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.

670 Ponahawai St Ste 122

Hilo, HI 96720

Contact Information

(808) 935-7890

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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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
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
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
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
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
Spondylolisthesis
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
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 22 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
    1996
  • 1994
    Moffitt Long Hosps/Uc San Francisco
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1990
    Uc San Francisco School Med
    Internship Hospital
    1990
  • 1989
    Washington University St Louis
    Medical School
    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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Dr. Morita's Performance
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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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