Carl K. Yorita, M.D.


Undergraduate Education at Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 1965-1968

Medical Education at University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco, 1968-1972

Residency, Internal Medicine, Queens Medical Center, Honolulu, HI 1972-1974

Residency, Dermatology, Stanford University Medical Center, 1974

Residency, Internal Medicine, University of California School of Medicine, Davis, 1974-1975

Solo Practice, Internal Medicine, Honolulu, HI 1975 to present


Military Service

Captain, US Army Reserve, 1977, and Hawaii Army National Guard, Medical Corps

Major, US Air Force Reserve, Medical Corps, 1983

Lieutenant Colonel, US Army Reserve, Medical Corps, 2008 to 2014 (mandatory retirement due to age)


Professional Activities

Clinical Instructor, Department of Medicine, University of Hawaii School of Medicine 1975 to 1980

Medical Director, Island Nursing Home, Honolulu, HI 1976 to 1979

Counsel Member, Hawaiian Academy of Science, 1992 to 1994

Special Advisor, Hawaii State Board of Medical Examiners, 1990 to 2010

Medical Expert Witness, Social Security Administration, DHHS, Office of Hearings and Appeals, Region IX, 1990 to 1995

Member, Board of Medical Examiners, State of Hawaii, 2010 to 2014

Korean American Medical Association, Hawaii, VP, Secretary, Treasurer 2006 to 2012

KAMA Hawaii, President, 2012 to 2014

Member, Board of Directors, KAMA US, 2014 to present