James G. Jakowatz

James G. Jakowatz, MD


Surgical Oncology

Clinical Interests

Melanoma, Skin cancers, Skin lesion excisions, Surgical oncology, Surgical removal of benign and malignant growths

  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery
  • English
Medical School
University of Kansas
Rush-Presbyterian St Luke'sSurgery
Rush-Presbyterian St Luke'sSurgery
City of Hope - Duarte, CAOncology
Professional Positions
  • Clinical Professor — Department of Surgery, UC Irvine School of Medicine
  • Director — Melanoma Center, UC Irvine Health Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Awards and Recognition
  • Best Doctors in America® — Melanoma, Surgical Oncology — 2011-2012, 2015, 2016
  • Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association — 2015
More Information

Dr. Jakowatz is not a member of University Physician and Surgeons medical group. Please call his office directly to verify insurance coverage prior to your visit. You may also contact his office directly to obtain answers regarding billing questions or your care.

UC Irvine Health Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
101 The City Drive South, Building 23
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-8000