Dr. Paul Nakazato, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
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Dr. Paul Nakazato, MD
Dr. Paul Nakazato, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Tucson, AZ. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Nakazato is affiliated with Northwest Medical Center.

1980 W Hospital Dr Ste 210

Tucson, AZ 85704

Contact Information

(520) 326-3999

Dr. Paul Nakazato, MD

Dr. Paul Nakazato, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Nakazato's Experience

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


  • General Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Childrens Hospital Of Pittsburgh Of Upmc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nakazato has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nakazato's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nakazato to family and friends
based on 11 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Nakazato's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Warsaw, Poland |
Dr. Nakazato is the best of the best. You will not find another surgeon that is as skilled and compassionate as Dr. Nakazato. He saved my life and I am enterally grateful!
in Tucson, AZ |
Extremely pleasant and explains what he will do in language that I can understand.
in Green Valley, Az |
Thank you Dr. Nakazato, for taking such wonderful care of me both during my surgery and while I was in the hospital.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Nakazato accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Nakazato has admitting privileges

Northwest Medical Center
6200 N La Cholla Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85741
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