Dr. Leah Nakamura
- Physician Advisor
Dr. Leah Nakamura became physician advisor to the Hoag Pelvic Health Program in 2017 and was instrumental in the development of the program from its early stages. As physician advisor, her role is to further develop the program to gather and publish functional outcomes as well as work in collaboration with referring physicians and specialists to ensure coordinated care for their patients. Her goal is to provide patients with access to all they need to improve their pelvic health and quality of life.
She is board certified in Urology and Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery and has been in practice in Orange County since 2014. Prior to this, she completed a fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery at UCLA and a urology residency at the Mayo Clinic Arizona. She was born and raised in Kaneohe, Hawaii and received her bachelor’s degree in Biology and medical degree from the University of Hawaii.
She has special interests in incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, voiding dysfunction, and pelvic pain.