Masahiro Morikawa

Masahiro Morikawa, MD

Division:
General Family Medicine Appointment
Department:
Family Medicine
Primary Location:

PO Box 800729

Charlottesville, VA 22908

Directions
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
American Board of Family Medicine
About
Title:
Professor
Biography

Masahiro “Mori” Morikawa, MD, MPH, is clinical director of UVA Family Medicine, providing care to both adults and children. In the medical field for more than 30 years, he is passionate about global health and trains primary care providers around the world, including Malawi, Tanzania, Thailand and China.

Morikawa was born and raised in Kobe, Japan. He graduated from Tokyo Medical University and completed a residency in traumatology and critical care at Nippon Medical School Hospital in Tokyo before moving to the U.S. He obtained a Master of Public Health from Johns Hopkins University and then finished his family medicine residency training at Case Western Reserve University, where he was a faculty member for 20 years. 

In his free time, Morikawa enjoys gardening, strength training and traveling with his wife, Hikari.

Education
Primary:
Tokyo Medical College
Residency:
University Hospitals of Cleveland
Fellowships:
University Hospitals of Cleveland