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Dr. John Kawaoka, MD

Dermatology*
4.4 (8)
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20 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. John Kawaoka, MD

Dr. John Kawaoka, MD is a Dermatologist in Providence, RI. They specialize in Dermatology, has 20 years of experience, and is board certified in Dermatology. They graduated from Brown University Alpert Medical School and is affiliated with The Miriam Hospital and Rhode Island Hospital. Dr. Kawaoka, completed a residency at Brown Dermatology. Patients rated Dr. Kawaoka an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Kawaoka works at Practice in Providence, RI with other offices in Riverside, RI and East Providence, RI. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Kawaoka's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Rhode Island Hospital
    593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (401) 444-7139
  2. 2
    Office
    375 Wampanoag Trl Ste 401, Riverside, RI 02915 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (401) 632-4455
  3. 3
    Office
    110 Lockwood St Fl 10, Providence, RI 02903 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (401) 444-7959
  4. 4
    Lifespan Physician Group Gastroenterology East Providence Ri
    950 Warren Ave Ste 301, East Providence, RI 02914 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (401) 606-2380

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  • The Miriam Hospital
  • Rhode Island Hospital

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    About Dr. John Kawaoka, MD

    Specialties*
    • Dermatology

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    • 20 years of experience
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    • English, Spanish
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    • 1689899742
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Brown Dermatology
    Residency
    Internship
    • Brown Internal Medicine Residency Program
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    Medical Education
    • Brown University Alpert Medical School
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    Undergraduate School
    • Brown University
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    • Dermatology
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