[News from Kuraoka Clinic – COVID-19 Updates]

We now offer COVID-19 IgG antibody testing, in addition to PCR testing at all of our locations.

You can determine if you have an active COVID-19 infection or if you had the infection in the past.
If you suspect you have been exposed to COVID-19 or are experiencing flu-like symptoms, please contact us for testing.

*Atlanta office only: COVID-19 related visits are $0 cost to patients with most commercial insurance. (Our participating insurance companies are BCBS PPO/POS, Cigna, Aetna, UHC, Humana, and Ambetter)
*All locations: COVID-19 related visits for uninsured are also available at our facility. Please call to make an appointment.

To keep our patients as safe as possible during this unprecedented time, our clinic has implemented the following infection prevention measures:

• Offering Telemedicine services to our patient community. Please call for an appointment.
• Asking patients with symptoms such as fever, coughs, or shortness of breath to wait in their car and call the office at arrival to avoid spreading potential virus into our facility. Our provider will then come out with proper protective gear to meet and examine as necessary
• Thoroughly disinfecting frequently touched surfaces
• Having sufficient and appropriate PPE available and readily accessible for both staff and patients
• Asking all patients to please wear a mask when arriving to the clinic and for the duration of their visit
• Not accepting any walk-in patients


Our Services

Kuraoka Clinic provides general internal medicine and pediatric medical services, including regular adult medical examinations, pediatric examinations, gynecological examinations, smoking cessation clinic, pain clinics, and counseling. Our clinic offers cutting-edge medical care in Georgia, Ohio, and Texas.

Internal Medicine & Pediatrics

Please contact us if you or your family member have flu-like symptoms, concern about lifestyle-related diseases such as hypertension, diabetes, hyperlipidemia, etc., experience any allegy symptons such as hives and asthma, have pain or discomfort in your stomach, or have any concern about your health.

Preventive Care

It is very important to have wellness visits and standard immunizations for your health. We provide adult screenings for blood pressure, cancer, cholesterol, depression, obesity, diabetes, and gynecology screenings; pediatric screenings for developmental disorders, depression and obesity.

Smoking Cessation Clinic

Stopping smoking and lower risk for lung cancer, heart disease, stroke, and peripheral vascular disease. We provide an easy, effective and intensive treatments to smokers motivated to quit and to be treated dependence ensuring a higher success rate, but also treats "difficult" patients.

Pain Clinic

We provide interventional pain management at our clinic. This approach relies on treatments that intervene in the transmission of pain signals within the body. It reduces the need for surgery, and allows patients to return to their normal lives, in many of cases right after the treatment.


We provide counseling for individuals, couples, and families, including learning disabilities, and diagnosis of ADHD for children. Please consult our specialists for problems of work, family and relationships, depression, stress, anxiety, trauma, abuse, PTSD, panic attacks, addiction, domestic violence and etc.


Telemedicine allows our doctors to evaluate, diagnose and treat patients in remote locations using online video communication system. It allows patients to access medical expertise quickly, efficiently at home or work without travel. Please call us for more detalis about our Telemedicine services.



In-Network: Blue Cross Blue Shield (PPO & POS), Cigna, Aetna, UHC, Humana, Ambetter, First Health
Please contact us about other insurances.

OHIO OFFICE & TEXAS OFFICE: Please contact us about insurance.


Our Staff

Maki Kuraoka Rheaume, M.D.

Hyogo Ikadaigaku – Medical School, 1999
Atlanta Medical Center – Residency, 2005
American Board of Internal Medicine
LANGUAGE: English, Spanish & Japanese

Mark Rheaume, M.D.

University of Tennessee College of Medicine 2002
Emory University – Regidency, 2007
Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology
LANGUAGE: English & Japanese

Kaoru Miyazaki, M.D.(Ohio)

Ohio State University College of Medicine & Public Health, 2010
Riverside Methodist Hospital – Residency, 2013
CERTIFICATIONS: Am Bd Family Medicine, 2013
LANGUAGE: English & Japanese

Yuko Taira, N.P. (Texas)

Western Governer University, Bachelor of Science in Nursing; Walden University, Master of Nursing
MEMBERSHIPS: American Academy of Nurse Practitioner, North Texas Nurse Practitioner, American Association of Critical Care Nurses
LANGUAGES: English & Japanese

Megumi Omonishi, Ph.D. (Ohio)

Southern Arkansas University
Central Arkansas University – Master in Psychology
Georgia State University – Doctor of Psychology

Tenessee University Health Science Center – Internship
LANGUAGES: English & Japanese

Yoko O'Brien, Ed.S. (Georgia)

Mercer University – Master in Community Caunselling
Georgia State University – Professional Counselling Ed.S.
LANGUAGE: English & Japanese

Takashi Matsuki, M.D. (Georgia & Texas)

CERTIFICATIONS: Board-Certified in Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Medical Director, Attending Psychiatrist, Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and West Hospitals, Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program
LANGUAGES: English & Japanese