Chair of Department

Dr. Kenric Murayama

Dr. Kenric M. Murayama was born and raised in Hawaii. In 2015, he became the Chair of Surgery for the John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. He is a graduate of the John A. Burns School of Medicine and did his surgery training at Northwestern University. He has been a leader in minimally invasive surgery for over 20 years. Dr. Murayama’s clinical interest is minimally invasive gastrointestinal surgery with a focus on laparoscopic treatment for disorders of the esophagus such as acid reflux disease and hiatal hernia, laparoscopic repairs of abdominal wall and groin hernias, and laparoscopic treatment of gallbladder and stomach disorders. Dr. Murayama joined Hawaii University Surgeons for his clinical practice in general surgery and minimally invasive general surgery in the treatment of gastrointestinal surgery Laparoscopic treatment of the esophagus and gallbladder at Queen’s Medical Center.




(808) 586-2920

Hawaii University Surgeons – Queen’s Physicians Office Building II
1329 Lusitana Street, 
Suite 207, Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone: (808) 439-8423

Surgical Consultants of Hawaii – Kuakini Physicians Tower
405 N. Kuakini St. Suite 601, Honolulu, HI 96817
Phone: (808) 536-5811

Queen’s Medical Center West Oahu Clinical Services Center (Outpatient Center)
91-2135 Fort Weaver Road, Suite 150, Ewa Beach, HI 96706
Phone: (808) 691-3177