David Imagawa

David K. Imagawa
, MD, PhD

Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Surgery
Islet Cell Transplantation
Surgical Oncology
Surgery, General

Office Locations

UC Irvine Health H.H. Chao Comprehensive Digestive Disease Center
101 The City Drive South, Building 22C
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 877-UCI-DOCS (877-824-3627)
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery, certified 1994
Clinical Interests
  • Bile duct cancer
  • Bile duct injuries
  • Gall bladder cancer
  • Islet cell transplantation
  • Liver cancer
  • Liver disease
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • English
  • German
Medical School
Johns Hopkins University
UCLA, General Surgery
UCLA, General Surgery
UCLA, Liver Transplantation Research
UCLA, Organ Transplantation
Professional Positions
  • Chief, Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Surgery, Islet Cell Transplantation
  • Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Surgery, Islet Cell Transplantation
Awards and Recognition
  • America's Top Doctors (Liver Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer), Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., 2013
  • Best Doctors in America®, 2005-2013
  • Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association, 2012-2014
  • John E Connolly Award, 2002, 2005
  • Wilma Miley Morton Research Award, 1993
More Information
Dr. Imagawa holds a Ph.D. in Pharmacology from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

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Speakers Bureau Topics

  • Abnormal Liver Tests, Management
  • Bile Duct Injuries, Prevention and Treatment
  • Islet Cell Transplantation
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Liver Cancer, Treatment
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Organ Donation
  • Pancreas Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer, Laparoscopic Approaches
  • Portal Hypertension, Management
  • Retained Foreign Bodies: How Can We Prevent?
  • Transplantation, History