Seiji B. Shibata, MD, PhD

Otolaryngology, Neurotology, Otology


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1450 San Pablo St. HC4 - Suite 5100 Ste 5100, Los Angeles, CA 90033

Monday - Friday

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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222 W Eulalia St Suite 200 , Glendale, CA 91204

Mon & Thurs: 

8 a.m - 5 p.m

Wed: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

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1370 Foothill Blvd Suite 100 , La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011

Tuesday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Friday 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Provider Details

Languages Spoken
Japanese, English
About Seiji B. Shibata, MD, PhD
Seiji B. Shibata, MD, PhD, specializes in chronic ear disease,
otosclerosis, cochlear implantation, vestibular disorders, facial
nerve disorders, and skull base tumors including acoustic
neuromas, meningiomas, and glomus tumors.
Dr. Shibata graduated from Kansai Medical University in Osaka
Japan, where he earned both his medical doctorate and PhD.
He completed his residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck
Surgery at Kansai Medical University Hospitals in Osaka Japan.
Dr. Shibata then pursued further training in the United States
and completed his residency in Otolaryngology – Head and
Neck Surgery and his surgical fellowship in Neurotology at the
world-renowned University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.
Dr. Shibata has conducted cutting-edge inner ear research
at both the University of Michigan and the University of Iowa.
He has authored numerous peer-reviewed publications and
textbook chapters in his field. He is a board-certified member
of both the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and
Neck Surgery and the Oto-Rhino-Laryngological Society of
Japan. Dr. Shibata is a physician-scientist who strives to offer
high quality, compassionate care to patients in his clinic while
pursuing scientific advancements in his laboratory.


  • Otolaryngology
  • Neurotology
  • Otology
Areas of Focus
Hearing loss, Cholesteatoma, Transcanal endoscopic ear surgery (TEES), Cochlear implantation, Meniere’s disease, Otosclerosis, Vestibular Schwannomas (Acoustic neuroma), Meningiomas, Skull base surgery

Insurances Accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Watchtower
  • Medicare
  • Health Net
  • Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital
  • Health Net Covered California
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered California
  • TriWest Healthcare Alliance (UHC)
  • Beech Street Corporation /WC
  • Interplan
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer
  • Blue Shield Covered California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Health Plans of Nevada
  • Kern Health Systems
  • Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers Health & Welfare
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Marian Health Services
  • MultiPlan
  • First Health
  • NEXT
  • Pacificare
  • GEHA
  • Private Health Care Systems
  • Great-West Healthcare of California, Inc.
  • Take Care (GUAM)
  • Brand New Day
  • Union Roofers Health & Welfare Fund
  • United Healthcare
  • USC Network

Ratings and Reviews

  • Provider Explanations Easy to Understand
  • Provider Gave Easy to Understand Instructions
  • Provider Showed Respect
  • Provider Listened Carefully
  • Provider Knew Medical History
  • Provider Spent Enough Time

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