Judy Okimura, MD, FACP, FAAP

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

As your physician and partner in health, my goal is to help you navigate through the complexities of our health care system, to serve as a reliable source of medical information, and to support you in making healthy lifestyle choices. Together, we can chart a course of action that is right for you on your journey to good health. You will be given the freedom and ability to live your best life.

Physician Profile


University of Hawaii at Manoa
Honolulu, HI
Bachelor of Arts, Psychology 1995
Phi Beta Kappa 1995
University of Hawaii Regents Scholarship for Academic Excellence 1991-1995
Medical School
University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine
Honolulu, HI
Doctorate of Medicine 1999
University of Hawaii
Honolulu, HI
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 1999-2003



Professional Society Memberships

American College of Physicians
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Medical Association
Hawaii Medical Association

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Volunteer, Aloha Medical Mission 2007-present
Health Consultant, Honolulu Christian Preschool 2006-present
Fellow, American College of Physicians 2011
Staff Internist and Pediatrician, The Queen's Health Care Centers 2003-2006
Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics 2003

Hospital Affiliations

Queen's Medical Center
Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children

Published Works

Okimura JT, Norton SA Jealousy and mutilation: nose-biting as retribution for adultery, Lancet 1998; 352: 2010-2011
Okimura JT. Chapter XVIII.7. Guillain-Barre Syndrome. In: Yamamoto LG, Patrinos ME, Okamoto J, Michels M, and Inaba A(eds). Case-Based Pediatrics for Medical Students and Residents, 2002

Speaker Bureaus

Urinary Tract Infections in Children, Grand Rounds Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children November 21, 2002
Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Grand Rounds Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children February 28, 2002
Brain Tumors in Children, Grand Rounds Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children May 3, 2001




American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Pediatrics
Hawaii State Board of Medical Examiners

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Ron

    Dr. Okimura is an exceptionally kind and caring doctor with a calming bedside manner who will take the time to really listen to yo...

  • Member: joseph

    If it was not for my PCP Dr Okamura, I would have suffered a heart attack eventually.............thank you