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Minori Yoshioka, MD
Minori Yoshioka, MD
Would recommend provider
 
4.5 out of 5 stars

88 Patient Ratings
34 Comments

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Departments
Primary Care
Internal Medicine

Clinic, Maps and Directions
Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center

Phone

Hospital & Seattle Medical Center  (206) 583-2299

Specialties
Internal Medicine, Primary Care

Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2007

Joined Virginia Mason - January 2007

Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.

Would recommend provider
 
4.5 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.5 out of 5 stars

Patient Comments
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June 2017
Such amazing care, I was extremely satisfied.

June 2017
I liked her a lot!

May 2017
And she called in nurse Sue to confirm care of my finger. Good appointment!

May 2017
Dr. Yoshioka is the best!

May 2017
I am very happy to be able to have her as my Primary Care Dr.

May 2017
Dr. Yishioka takes the time (I believe) to review my chart prior to seeing me in the office. I feel she knows me, that I am not just another face or number. I feel fortunate to have her in my corner

May 2017
Good to see she is excellent typist and works well on computer input/access.

May 2017
Superb dr.!

April 2017
Dr. Yoshioka always takes time to listen to what I say and responds thoughtfully to my questions. Being able to communicate with a care provider in my native language is a great help.

April 2017
Good. Dr. Yoshioka speaks Japanese it helps me.

March 2017
Dr. Yoshioka is always patient, concerned, and helps me get resolution of the problem.

March 2017
Have recommended Dr. Yoshioka to friends

February 2017
Dr. Yoshioka informed me about what my osteoporosis meant for me in the future. She gave me more detailed, better informed advice than the doctor at VM who diagnosed me. I was very satisfied and relieved.

February 2017
Dr. Minori Yoshioka is wonderful doctor. She is informative, has a positive attitude, and I am confident in the level of care I have received from her. I will be seeing her in the future.

January 2017
Doctor Yoshioka is wonderful. i feel like finally i met doctor i can trust.

January 2017
I feel comfortable to be able to speak Japanese with Dr. Yoshioka. This is helpful and important to me. She is also very polite and friendly.

January 2017
I had quite a few questions and she answered them all.

January 2017
Dr Yoshioka has been my doctor for a number of years. I know she cares and never has rushed thru my appointment. I have a lot going on and she makes sure to give me hope and understands me

January 2017
This was the first time I have had a visit with Dr. Yoshioka. She was friendly, confident, concerned about me and answered all questions!

July 2016
Very good.

June 2016
she knew my history and compared it to my current conditions which helped me alot.

June 2016
I wouldn´t say this comment is good or bad necessarily, but, I feel like the appointment was very fast and that I was being a bit rushed. I have been seeing this doctor for a number of years now and I am in good health but I feel a bit more time could have been spent.

May 2016
My only criticism is that she was called away from the exam room - An explanation would have been good.

April 2016
Dr. Yoshioka is the best!!

March 2016
I am always so grateful for the quality of the care I receive at Virginia Mason. I´m surprised by the time each doctor and nurse provides me and it makes such a difference. Don´t change anything! You are amazing!

March 2016
Dr. Yoshioka is a "shining" example of professionalism in healthcare.

March 2016
Dr. Yoshioka is exceptional physicians.

February 2016
An excellent job for me .

February 2016
She was great.

December 2015
I have recommended Dr. Yoshioka to my friends!

November 2015
Dr. Yoshioka also explains matters to me clearly. In fact, she educates me about my own body. Her patience and kindness are appreciated. She does not make me feel silly or ignorant for asking questions. I feel I can ask Dr. Yoshioka any question I have about my health concerns.

October 2015
Dr. Yoshioka and her staff and whom related to my condition are very professional!

October 2015
Dr. Yoshioka is the best doctor I have ever been to. I have gone to Virginia Mason since I was young - I wouldn´t go any where else.

July 2015
I enjoyed Dr. Yoshioka´s manner very much - I plan to make her my primary care physician.

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Special Interest(s)
Preventive medicine, especially risk reduction of stroke and heart attack.

Education
University of Okayama Medical School, Japan, 1999

Internship
Internal Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, 2005

Residency
Internal Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, 2007
Internal Medicine, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo, 2001

Personal Information
Dr. Yoshioka is bilingual in Japanese.

On Patients
"My goal as a primary care physician is to provide support to my patients for better understanding of their body and diseases, not only treating them. I believe in Team Medicine for patient care. Patients are the most important member of the team."

Professional Activities and Awards
Member, American College of Physicians