Dr. Rebecca Sawai, MD

General SurgeryFemaleAge 45

Dr. Sawai

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center

3288 Moanalua Rd Honolulu, HI 96819

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(808) 432-0000

Dr. Rebecca Sawai, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Honolulu, HI and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Rochester School of Medicine medical school in 2001. She is affiliated with Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sawai to book an appointment.

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Dr. Sawai is affiliated with Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center Honolulu, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sawai's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colectomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sawai performs Colectomy more than 58% of her peers

Dr. Sawai performs this procedure more than 58% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Gallstones
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sawai treats Gallstones more than 54% of her peers

Dr. Sawai treats this condition more than 54% of her peers

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sawai treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 50% of her peers

Dr. Sawai treats this condition more than 50% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones

Dr. Sawai's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vagotomy
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vulvar Cancer

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Dr. Sawai accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
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Dr. Sawai's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sawai

4.7

Based on 6 ratings

5 Stars
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(5)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
16.666666666666668%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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    I was treated in the emergency room and taken to surgery for a ambicial hernia incarcerated. It has now been two weeks and I am glad to say I am feeling fine. Dr Sawai is the best.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
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    Wilson in Honolulu, HI – Mar 15, 2016
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Rebecca Sawai, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Honolulu, HI and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University...Read more

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Colorectal Surgery

    Board Certifications

    Education

    2001
    University of Rochester School of Medicine
    Medical School

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Rebecca Sawai, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. Rebecca Sawai, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Sawai frequently treats Colectomy, Gallstones, and Cholecystitis and Gallstones. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Sawai treats.

    Where is Dr. Rebecca Sawai, MD's office located?

    Dr. Sawai's office is located at 3288 Moanalua Rd, Honolulu, HI 96819. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. Rebecca Sawai, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Sawai has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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    Locations

    Practice

    Kaiser Permanente Medical Center3288 Moanalua Rd Honolulu, HI 96819
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    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Sawai is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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    Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center

    Honolulu, HI

    82% Patient Experience Rating, 13% higher than the national average

    6 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)