Akira Yamamoto

Akira Yamamoto,  MD

Accepting New Patients


Dr. Akira Yamamoto is an experienced and caring urologist serving the Langhorne, Pennsylvania region.

Dr. Yamamoto’s enthusiasm for medicine began at Johns Hopkins University where he graduated with honors in Molecular and Cellular Biology. He went on to complete his medical degree at The Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey. He completed a residency in general surgery and a residency in urology at the University of Florida, Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Florida.

He received the Outstanding Resident Educator Award from the University of Florida Society of Teaching Scholars and the Arnold P. Gold Humanism Honor Society Award from The Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

Dr. Yamamoto treats a wide range of urologic conditions and he is eager to help patients receive the comprehensive and quality care they deserve so they can enjoy a positive and fulfilling lifestyle.

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859 Town Center Drive
Langhorne, PA 19047

Medical School

Robert Wood Johnson Medical School – New Brunswick, NJ

Internship & Residency

University of Florida – Gainesville, FL

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    • Outstanding Resident Educator Award, University of Florida Society of Teaching Scholars
    • Arnold P. Gold Humanism Honor Society Award, The Robert Wood Johnson Medical School


    Peer-Reviewed Scientific Articles:

    1. Schneider D, Yamamoto A, Barone JG. Evaluation of the consistency between physician clinical impression and 3 validated survey instruments for measuring lower urinary tract symptoms in children. J Urol. 2011 Jul;186(1):261-5.

    Book Chapters:

    1. Yamamoto A, Su L. Chapter 2: Principles of Robotic Surgery, in Minhas S, Mulhall J, Flanagan R, Van Poppel H, eds. Urologic Surgery: Step by Step (in press).
    2. Yamamoto A, Su L. Chapter 33: Transperitoneal Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy, in Bishoff J, Kavoussi L, eds. Atlas of Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery 3rd Edition (in press)

    Presentations & Published Abstracts:

    1. Modh R, Yamamoto A, Mason J, Vorhis E, Deitte L, Monroe C, Mench A, Lamoureux R, Lipnharski I, Batson J, Lee D, Henriksen C, Arreola M, Canales B. A Comparison of Calculated Absorbed Radiation Organ Doses and Image Quality for Iterative versus Filtered Back Projection CT in Kidney Stone Patients. Submitted American Urological Association, 2015, New Orleans, LA.
    2. Modh R, Yamamoto A, Mason J, Bird V. The Oldest Retained Ureteral Stent: A history of ureteral stents. Submitted American Urological Association, 2015, New Orleans, LA.
    3. Modh R, Yamamoto A, Mason J, Crispen P. Evaluation and Analysis of Urology Consults at a Tertiary Care Center. Submitted American Urological Association, 2015, New Orleans, LA.
    4. Yamamoto A, Schneider D, Barone JG. Evaluation of Pediatric Surveys for Measuring Voiding Dysfunction: Search for a Gold Standard. American Urologic Association Podium Session, Washington DC, 2011.
    5. Yamamoto A, Das K. CDX2 Protein Expression in Barrett’s Epithelium differs in primary tissue vs in vitro model. RWJMS Summer Research Fellowship Poster Presentation, New Brunswick, NJ, 2008.

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Michael B.

Cannot recommend Dr. Yamamoto and his staff highly enough. He performed a third procedure for me following two prior ones by other surgeons that failed. His was a total success. Highly professional, on-point and competent.

Verified Patient on Healthgrades.com

Excellent urologist/surgeon. Professional, friendly and explains everything thoroughly. Office staff helpful and pleasant.

Franklin V.

Dr. Yamamoto performed TURP surgery and also removed 3 large stones in bladder and prostate. Highly successful, my urinary tract now functions like 30 years ago! Additionally, Dr. Yamamoto is a very compassionate listener who inspires great confidence. All possible kudo's!
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