Dr. Wade Nishimoto, MD

Dr. Wade Nishimoto, MD

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Oncology  |  
Male  |  
59 y/o
(12)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Wade Nishimoto, MD is an oncology specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Hawaii John a Burns School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in oncology, medical oncology, and more.

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Nishimoto performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Bleeding Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

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

  • University Of Hawaii John a Burns School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Uc Irvine Va Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Uc Irvine Va Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nishimoto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nishimoto's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nishimoto to family and friends
3.8
based on 12 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Nishimoto's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Calif
Dr Nish is the best you can get- He and his staff are caring and treat you like family. I have been cancer free for 19 yrs and Dr Nish has treated other members of my Family. He should b your 1st choice. Cathy
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in Torrance, CA
Hello My name is Stephanie, as of today I'm one year cancer free, my many thanks go to Dr Nishimoto and his office staff for seeing me through this tough year I know I could not have done it without his care.
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in El Segundo ca
Well if any other family or friends are in need, this is the go get em Dr. I shall reccomend.
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