Our Doctors

Ronald Sugiyama, MD

Plastics and Retinal Laser Surgeon

Quiet, introspective and kindhearted, Ron Sugiyama’s polite sincerity and professional modesty are appreciated by people. Born in Yokohama, Japan to Japanese-American parents, Ron grew up on the island of Okinawa. He enjoys reading, traveling, fishing, golfing, snow skiing, and long-distance bicycling. Ron and his wife Kathy, a surgical nurse, reside in Olympia, Washington. They have a daughter, Christine.

Professional Profile

Medical School
1978 — Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR

1984 — Ophthalmology - Letterman Army Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

Medical Practice
1978 to 1979 — Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI
1979 to 1981 — U.S. Army in Korea, Hawaii and San Francisco, CA
1984 to 1985 — Reynolds Army Community Hospital, Fort Sill, OK
1986 to present — Pacific Cataract and Laser Institute