* Hospitalist

* Internal Medicine (Board Certified)

Dr. Okawa was born at Little Company of Mary Hospital and raised in Torrance.

He earned his bachelor of science degree in biochemistry at UCLA. In 2008, after more than seven years of dedicating his time to both inpatient and outpatient medicine, he decided to work solely as a hospitalist at Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center.

Dr. Okawa currently serves as the Associate Director of the Providence Medical Group Hospitalst Program. He also serves as Chair of the Infection, Blood and Pharmacy Committee and as a member of the Medical Executive Committee.

Outside of medicine, he enjoys golfing, running and spending time with friends and family.

Medical School
  • Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, CA
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, CA
  • English


Providence Medical Group Hospitalists - Torrance
4101 Torrance Boulevard
CHE 2nd Floor
Torrance, CA 90503
(310) 374-8191
(310) 303-6834


  • Hospitalist


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna HMO Plan
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Calif. Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Senior Plan HMO
  • Beech Street Corporation
  • Blue Shield 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna HMO Plan
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Covered CA Anthem BC HMO
  • Covered CA Anthem BC PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield HMO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Health Net PPO
  • Covered CA LA Care HMO
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Health Net Seniority Plus HMO
  • Medicare
  • Providence Medical Associates
  • Scan Senior Health Plan HMO
  • Secure Horizons Senior/UHC HMO
  • TriCare/TriWest PPO
  • United Healthcare HMO Plan
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO
Insurance Medical Groups
  • Axminister Medical Group/IPA

Medical Groups

Affiliated Medical Groups
  • Providence Medical Associates