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Dr. Kenneth Yonemura, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.5 (23)
Map Pin Small Salt Lake City, UT
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Overview of Dr. Kenneth Yonemura, MD

Dr. Kenneth Yonemura, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Salt Lake City, UT. Dr. Yonemura, completed a fellowship at Barrow Neurological Institute, St. Joseph's Hospital - Phoenix, AZ. Dr. Yonemura, completed a residency at University of California, Irvine, Medical Center - Orange, CA. Patients rated Dr. Yonemura an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Yonemura works at Salt Lake Center for Spine & Peripheral Nerve Surgery in Salt Lake City, UT. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem 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.

Dr. Yonemura's Office Locations

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    Salt Lake Center for Spine & Peripheral Nerve Surgery
    6360 S 3000 E Ste 210, Salt Lake City, UT 84121 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Endurance Orthopedics
    2645 E Parleys Way Ste 500, Salt Lake City, UT 84109 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    About Dr. Kenneth Yonemura, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1336239920
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Barrow Neurological Institute, St. Joseph's Hospital - Phoenix, AZ
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    Residency
    • University of California, Irvine, Medical Center - Orange, CA
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of California, Irvine, Medical Center - Orange, CA
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    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Lakeview Hospital

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    Dr. Kenneth Yonemura, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Yonemura is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Yonemura has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Yonemura works at Salt Lake Center for Spine & Peripheral Nerve Surgery in Salt Lake City, UT. View the full address on Dr. Yonemura’s profile.

    23 patients have reviewed Dr. Yonemura. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Yonemura.

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