Dr. Nathan Tomita
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Michigan State University
Nathan Tomita graduated from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and Columbia University School of Public Health. Previously he served as Chief of Surgery and Vice Chief of Staff at Kona Community Hospital, Medical Director at the Kona Ambulatory Surgery Center, and Medical Director at Ali‘i Health Center. In 2021, he entered private practice, but continues to devote a large portion of his time to the Big Island community.
Dr. Tomita obtained the highest honor of accreditation by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) by the ACS Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) while at Kona Community Hospital.
Dr. Tomita specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, advanced wound care, antireflux procedures and venous insufficiency. He takes care of challenging and difficult wounds and is certified by the American Board of Wound Management. In addition, he performs the Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF) procedure and takes care of difficult hiatal hernia cases.