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Paul J. Murata, MD

Family Medicine
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Madrona Primary Care

21311 Madrona Ave., Ste. 100-A

Torrance, CA 90503

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Dr. Murata is a native of the Los Angeles area. After years of practicing and teaching at UCLA, he relocated to the South Bay and currently resides in Palos Verdes. Dr. Murata spends much of his free time volunteering for the American Cancer Society and has served as the president of its California division. He helped develop the California Comprehensive Cancer Plan and works tirelessly to reduce disparities in cancer care for underserved populations.

Education & Experience


Medical School

University of California San Diego 1981


University of California Los Angeles 1982


University of California Los Angeles 1984


University of California Los Angeles 1986

Associations & Certifications

Board Certifications

American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO – Trio
  • Blue Shield of CA Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna HMO
  • Clever Care
  • Health Net Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • SCAN Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United HealthCare PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare PPO
  • BeechStreet PPO
  • Blue Cross of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California PPO
  • ChoiceCare-Humana PPO
  • Cigna Healthcare PPO (No Local Plus)
  • Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net of California PPO
  • Oscar PPO
  • PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems) PPO
  • TriCare (TriWest) PPO

HMO Insurer: HMO ID

  • Aetna Commercial HMO: 813185
  • Anthem Blue Cross Commercial HMO: TO = ACC-030
  • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare HMO: TO = ACC-030
  • Blue Shield Commercial HMO: TO = 0721AA-100093552
  • Blue Shield 65 Plus Medicare HMO: TO = 0904PV-100093552
  • Cigna Commercial HMO: TO = CA7B-3741850011
  • Health Net Commercial HMO: PMA = 2998-012017
  • Health Net Medicare HMO: TO = 5171-012017
  • Humana Medicare HMO: 993299
  • SCAN Health Medicare HMO: TO IPA = I0984-023700
  • United Healthcare Commercial HMO: 012143-0122
  • United Healthcare Medicare HMO: 029090-0013


Madrona Primary Care

(310) 792-4400

21311 Madrona Ave., Suite 100-A

Torrance, CA 90503

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Affiliated Locations

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance