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Paul Mitsuyama, MD
Radiation Oncology
4.9 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Special Interests

Dr. Mitsuyama is a strong believer in patient education, and he is committed to ensuring all of his patients fully understand their diagnosis, as well as the reason for receiving radiation therapy. He has experience in both high- and low-dose-rate brachytherapy for gynecologic malignancies and prostate cancer, respectively. He also has expertise in intensity-modulated radiation therapy and three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy for a variety of conditions, including head and neck cancers, brain tumors, lung cancer and gastrointestinal diseases, such as colorectal cancer.

Personal Information
Dr. Mitsuyama enjoys spending time with his wife and family, which includes three adopted animals. He likes to cycle, play tennis and snowboard in his free time.
Clinical Experience
Radiation Oncology, Anal Cancer
Board Certifications
Radiation Oncology, American Board of Radiology
Education and Professional Achievements
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2001
Transitional, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2002
Radiation Oncology, University of Washington, Seattle, 2006
Patient Ratings and Comments
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
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.8 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
4.8 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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May 2018
*Dr. Mitsuyama is tops.
February 2018
Professional, courteous, friendly, informative.
February 2018
Dr. Mitsuyama is the consummate professional, Ann @ the same time very caring.
January 2018
I feel lucky to have Dr. Mitsuyama, he is very kind and caring.
January 2018
Dr. Mitsuyama has been very nice & caring & kind - He cares how I am doing.
December 2017
Dr. Mitsuyama is an excellent care provider and always has been starting with my initial appointment in December 2010, through my radiation, and all the follow up visits. Highly professional & conservative in his approach to diagnosis.
August 2017
I was very pleased & happy with all of it.
August 2017
Doc sensed my concern that my other 3 physicians have left the area. Consequently he spent more time with me & scheduled more frequent appointments in the future. I very much appreciated his kindness.
May 2017
He is tops.
May 2017
Dr. Mitsuyama was professional, precise and caring.
April 2017
April 2017
Super good went out of his way to check on my question.
April 2017
Very kind.
March 2017
Staff of this hospital are the best I have known and went through. Doctors and assistants are the best.
February 2017
Dr. Mitsuyama has always been compassionate towards me and my cancer issues.
January 2017
I loved my doctor! He was so friendly, helped with any concerns I had and asked for any input I had!!