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Dr. Elton Katagihara, Pulmonary and Critical Care

DR. ELTON KATAGIHARA

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine – Certified
  • Pulmonary Medicine – Certified
  • Critical Care Medicine – Pending recertification

Education

    • Fellowship and Chief Residency
      • Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care – 1993 to 1996
      • Chief Residency, St. Mary Medical Center
      • Residency and Internship – Internal Medicine
        • St. Mary Medical Center
      • Medical Degree
University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine – 1984 to 1989
      • B.S. Degree, Chemistry
University of Hawaii – 1975 to 1980

Professional Experience

      • Foothill Pulmonary and Critical Care Consultants Medical Group, Inc. – 1998 to Present
      • Dilip Patel, M.D., Arcadia California – 1996 to 1998
      • Urgent Care Physician, St. Mary Medical Center, Dept of Emergency Medicine – 1992 to 1993

Publications

      • Katagihara, E.S., and Barbara, R.G., The Risk of Mechanical Ventilation in Asthmatics Admitted to the Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) at LAC+USC Medical Center. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine (abstract), 153(4), April 1996:A370
      • Katagihara, E.S., Sharma, O.P., Current Diagnosis 2, connet. al., Interstitial Lung Disease. 323-329, W.B. Saunders, 1996
      • Increased Incidence of Deep Venous Thrombosis