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Kaiser Permanente Hawaii Welcomes Eight New Physicians and Providers on Oahu

April 18, 2017

TOPICS: Expert Medicine | REGIONS: Hawaii | KEYWORDS: Care Difference, Physicians



HONOLULU – Eight new physicians and providers are now practicing at Kaiser Permanente facilities on Oahu. They join more than 600 physicians and other health care providers within the state’s largest medical group, the Hawaii Permanente Medical Group, which provides comprehensive care to Kaiser Permanente’s 250,000-plus members in Hawaii.

photo of Doctor BhamaPrabhat Bhama, MD, MPH, joins the departments of otolaryngology and head and neck surgery at Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Michigan Medical School in Ann Arbor, and his Master of Public Health from Harvard University School of Public Health. Dr. Bhama completed his otolaryngology (head and neck surgery) residency at University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, and his fellowship in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at Harvard Medical School. Prior to coming to Kaiser Permanente Hawaii, he served as a head and neck surgeon at Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage, and a clinical instructor of otolaryngology at University of Washington School of Medicine. He is board certified in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and otolaryngology.

photo of Doctor DelneoMichelle Delneo, MD, joins the gastroenterology department at Kaiser Permanente Mapunapuna Medical Office. She received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York. Dr. Delneo completed her internal medicine residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital in New Haven, Connecticut, and served as chief fellow during her gastroenterology fellowship training at Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, New York. She is board certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

photo of Doctor HuntErin Hunt, MD, joins the after-hours care department at Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center. She earned her medical degree from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine in Chicago, and completed her family medicine residency at the Tacoma Family Medicine Residency Program in Tacoma, Washington. Dr. Hunt is board certified in family medicine.

photo of Doctor KaoKenneth Kao, MD, specializes in plastic and reconstructive surgery at Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center. He earned his medical degree from the University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry in Rochester, New York. Dr. Kao completed his residencies in general surgery and plastic and reconstructive surgery at Ronald Regan UCLA Medical Center. He is board certified in general surgery and board eligible in plastic and reconstructive surgery.

photo of Doctor MotosueMegan Motosue, MD, joins the allergy department at Kaiser Permanente Honolulu Medical Office. She received her medical degree from the University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine, and completed her internal medicine residency at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose, California. Dr. Motosue also completed a fellowship in allergy and immunology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. She is board certified in allergy and immunology and internal medicine.

photo of Doctor MyersJanet Myers, MD, joins the pulmonology department at Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center. She earned her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. Dr. Myers completed her internal medicine residency at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at the National Capital Consortium, both in Bethesda, Maryland. Prior to coming to Kaiser Permanente Hawaii, she served as an active duty U.S. Navy clinician, department head of pulmonary and critical care, and director of the Sleep Laboratory at U.S. Naval Hospital Okinawa. She is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine, critical care medicine and sleep medicine.

photo of Doctor Shao JonesStephanie Shao Jones, OD, joins the optometry department at Kaiser Permanente Honolulu Medical Office. She received her Doctor of Optometry from New England College of Optometry in Boston, and completed an optometric residency at Group Health Cooperative in Seattle. Prior to coming to Kaiser Permanente, Dr. Shao Jones practiced optometry at La Clinica de la Raza Community Health in Concord, California.

photo of Doctor WangAnnie Wang, MD, specializes in dermatology at Kaiser Permanente Honolulu Medical Office. She earned her medical degree from the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. Dr. Wang also completed her dermatology residency at Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital Dermatology Program, serving as chief resident. She is board certified in dermatology.

About Kaiser Permanente
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