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Dr. Douglas Sakamoto, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.4 (7)
Map Pin Small Torrance, CA
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Douglas Sakamoto, MD

Dr. Douglas Sakamoto, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Torrance, CA. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN COLORADO and is affiliated with Torrance Memorial Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Sakamoto an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Sakamoto works at Ascension Medical Group Wisconsin - Greenfield in Torrance, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Glaucoma, Chalazion and Ocular Hypertension along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Sakamoto's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Dan K Sakamoto M D Medical Corp.
    23609 Hawthorne Blvd Ste A, Torrance, CA 90505 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 378-7474
  2. 2
    Dan K. Sakamoto M.d. Medical Corp.
    3400 Lomita Blvd Ste 202, Torrance, CA 90505 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 539-7474
  3. 3
    Torrance Memorial Medical Center
    3330 Lomita Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 325-9110

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  • Torrance Memorial Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1871566554
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN COLORADO
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Dr. Douglas Sakamoto, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Sakamoto is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Sakamoto works at Ascension Medical Group Wisconsin - Greenfield in Torrance, CA. View the full address on Dr. Sakamoto’s profile.

    Dr. Sakamoto has seen patients for Glaucoma, Chalazion and Ocular Hypertension, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Sakamoto on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    7 patients have reviewed Dr. Sakamoto. The overall rating for this provider is 4.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Sakamoto.

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