Dr. William Obana, MD

Dr. William Obana, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. William Obana, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Honolulu, HI and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1380 Lusitana St Ste 410

Honolulu, HI 96813

Contact Information

(808) 523-9993

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Obana's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Obana performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Obana performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Obana treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Obana treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Spine Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Obana treats Spine Disorders more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Obana treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Obana's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Ear Disorders
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
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Obana, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Honolulu, HI and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1993
    University Of California San Francisco
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1988
    University Of California San Francisco
    Internship Hospital
    1988
  • 1987
    University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1987

Awards

Dr. Obana's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Obana

4.2

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
80.64516129032258%
(25)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
19.35483870967742%
(6)

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
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Dr. Obana is the "Lebron James" of Neurosurgery because he has had a top-rated mainland medical education, a 20+ year neurosurgery practice, and has seen and experienced everything possible in the Operating Room. On the patient front, he spent more than an hour with me answering my questions,...Read More
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Dr Obana explained to me the problem I was having after showing me from the MRI cd that I had 2 pinched nerves and and disc bulging. He explained excately what he was going to do.
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