Mark Hiraoka MD


Bachelor of Science in Biology, 1993
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

Master of Science in Clinical Research, 2009
University of Hawai’i
Honolulu, HI

Doctor of Medicine, 1997
John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai’i
Honolulu, HI

OB/GYN Internship and Residency, 2001
University of Arizona College of Medicine
Phoenix, AZ

CLINICAL FOCUS General Obstetrics and Gynecology

Board Certified Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2003
The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Board Certified in Diagnostic Medical Sonography, 2014
American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography


Peter Char Residency Program Director of the Year Award, 2014
Hawai’i Residency Programs

Chief Resident Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2010
University of Hawai’i

Excellence in Medical Student Teaching Award, 2007
Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics


Soon, R., Sung, S., Cruz, M.R., Chen, J.J., & Hiroka, M. (2017). Improving Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination in the Postpartum Setting. J Community Health, 42(1), 66-71. doi:10.1007/s10900-016-0230-6.

Yoshino, K., Karimoto, M., Marzo, C., Kaneshiro, B., & Hiraoka, M. (2015). Improving the Utilization of Human Papillomavirus and Cervical Cytology Co-testing for Cervical Cancer Screening in an Obstetrics and Gynecology Resident Clinic. Hawaii J Med Public Health, 74(8), 267-269.

Collier, A.C., Thevenon, A.D., Goh, W., Hiraoka, M., & Kendal-Wright, C.E. (2015). Placental profiling of UGT1A enzyme expression and activity and interactions with preeclampsia at term. Eur J Drug Metab Pharmacokinet, 40(4), 471-480. doi:10.1007/s13318-014-0243-4.

For a more complete list of publications on PubMed, click here.

Mark Hiraoka MD MS
Associate Professor

Residency Program Director
John A. Burns School of Medicine
Department of OB/GYN

Member of Board of Directors
Joint Review Committee on Education for Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Board Examiner
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Member of Board of Directors
Hawai’i Collaborative Health Initiative (HI-CHI)