Brenda Hayakawa, MD
Emergency Department Physician, Chief-of-Staff (Elect)
Emanate Health Foothill Presbyterian Hospital
Dr. Brenda Hayakawa has been with Emanate Health for over 25 years. She was one of the first female emergency room physicians at Foothill Presbyterian Hospital. She is known for being a dedicated, thorough, knowledgeable, and focused on her passion for emergency medicine. Working equally well with pediatric patients as well as adults, her priority has always been the patient, and then the smooth running of the Emergency Department.
Dr. Hayakawa has taken the lead in many projects and has served as a member on the Infection Control Committee, the Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee, the Utilization Review Committee, the Intensive Care Services Committee, the Medical Department, the Credentials Committee, the Peer Review Committee, as well as the Medical Executive Committee. Dr. Hayakawa has served for two years as secretary-treasurer and is currently in line to become chief of staff in 2024 and 2025.