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Dr. Kenneth Nitahara, MD

Urology* Age 57
Dr. Kenneth Nitahara, MD
4.2 (5 Ratings)

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Dr. Kenneth Nitahara, MD

Urology* Age 57
San Diego, CA
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32 years of experience

Offers telehealth

 

Overview

Dr. Kenneth Nitahara, MD works in San Diego, CA as an Urology Specialist and has 32 years experience.

They are board certified in Urology and graduated from University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine in 1992. Dr. Nitahara completed a residency at Oh State University Hospital. At present, Dr. Nitahara has received an average rating of 4.2 from patients and has been reviewed 5 times. They are affiliated with Kaiser Permanente Zion Medical Center. Their office is not accepting new patients at this time. Dr. Nitahara practices at Practice in San Diego, CA.

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  • California - Southern HMO

Locations

  1. 1 Garfield Urology
    5893 Copley Dr, San Diego, CA 92111
  2. 2 Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center
    4647 Zion Ave, San Diego, CA 92120

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Oct 14, 2020
He saved my spouse's life in the ER then performed followed up surgery and appointments! He's a true professional and expert. Very to the point, action oriented, caring, and cordial.
— Oct 14, 2020
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Urology
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Education

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  • University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine
    1992
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  • Urology
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  • Oh State University Hospital
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Dr. Nitahara accepts telehealth appointments. Please call Dr. Nitahara's office to make an appointment.

Dr. Nitahara has a star rating of 4.2/5 and has been reviewed 5 times.

Dr. Nitahara is board certified in Urology.

Dr. Nitahara has been practicing as an Urology Specialist for 32 years.

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Kaiser Permanente Zion Medical Center

Know Before You Go

Preventive care: what doctors want you to know

Preventive care can help identify current or future health and medical concerns before they become major.

  1. Hepatitis C Screening: Questions for the Doctor

    Everyone ages 18 to 79 needs to get tested for hepatitis C. (USPSTF)

  2. Protect Yourself from Seasonal Flu

    Get the flu vaccine every year to protect yourself and others from the flu. (ACIP)

  3. Talk with Your Doctor About Depression

    Talk with your doctor about how you are feeling if you have been sad, down, or hopeless. (USPSTF)

  4. Get Your Well-Woman Visit Every Year

    See a doctor or nurse for a checkup once a year. (HRSA)

  5. Watch for Warning Signs of Relationship Violence

    If you think your partner might be abusive, talk with your doctor about getting help. (USPSTF)

  6. Get Screened for Cervical Cancer

    Get a Pap test every 3 years. If you get a Pap test and an HPV test, you can get screened every 5 years instead. (USPSTF)

  7. Get Tested for HIV

    Get tested for HIV at least once. You may need to get tested more often depending on your risk. (USPSTF)

  8. Get Your Blood Pressure Checked

    Get your blood pressure checked regularly — at least every 5 years.  (USPSTF)

  9. Drink Alcohol Only in Moderation

    If you are concerned about your drinking, ask your doctor about screening and counseling. (USPSTF)

  10. Get Vaccines to Protect Your Health (Adults Ages 19 to 49 Years)

    Get important adult shots (vaccinations). (ACIP)

  11. Get Enough Folic Acid

    Learn why women your age need folic acid. (USPSTF)

  12. Quit Smoking

    If you smoke, ask your doctor about services to help you quit. (USPSTF)

  13. Talk with Your Doctor About Drug Misuse

    If you’re worried about your drug use, talk with a doctor about getting help. (USPSTF)