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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. George Minowada is a pulmonology doctor in Vallejo, California and is working with several hospitals in the area, such as Kaiser Permanente Vallejo Medical Center and Kaiser Permanente Vacaville Medical Center. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease and has been in practice for more than 20 years. He received his medical diploma from University of Illinois College of Medicine, did his Fellowship in Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine at UCSF and completed his Residency in Internal Medicine at New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Campus.

    Insurance Accepted

    Kaiser Permanente

  • Education & Training


    University of Illinois College of Medicine

    Medical School





    New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Campus


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    American Board of Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease

  • Hospital & Practice

    Kaiser Permanente Vacaville Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (707) 624-4000

    1 Quality Dr

    Vacaville, California 95688

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    Kaiser Permanente Vallejo Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (707) 651-1000

    975 Sereno Dr

    Vallejo, California 94589

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. George Minowada has contributed to 3 publications.

    Sprouty genes control diastema tooth development via bidirectional antagonism of epithelial-mesenchymal FGF signaling.

    Klein, O. D., Minowada, G., Peterkova, R., Kangas, A., Yu, B. D., Lesot, H., Peterka, M., Jernvall, J., Martin, G. R.; Dev Cell. 2006 Aug.

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    An FGF response pathway that mediates hepatic gene induction in embryonic endoderm cells.

    Calmont, A., Wandzioch, E., Tremblay, K. D., Minowada, G., Kaestner, K. H., Martin, G. R., Zaret, K. S.; Dev Cell. 2006 Sep.

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    Overexpression of Sprouty 2 in mouse lung epithelium inhibits urethane-induced tumorigenesis.

    Minowada, G., Miller, Y. E.; Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2009 Jan.

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