Dr. Aoki serves as Laboratory Director of the Lynx High Complexity, CLIA Certified, and CAP Accredited Laboratory. Dr. Aoki received his Bachelors or Science with Honors in Biology from the University of Puget Sound and his PhD in Human Physiology from the University of Utah School of Medicine. After completing his doctorate, Dr Aoki earned his Board certification from the American Board of Bioanalysis (ABB) as a High Complexity Laboratory Director (HCLD).
Dr. Aoki has published extensively in the fields of Laboratory Medicine, Genetics, Reproductive Physiology, Endocrinology, and Andrology. Prior to coming to Lynx, Dr. Aoki directed a number of highly successful High Complexity clinical laboratories throughout his career. Dr Aoki also serves as an inspector for the College of American Pathologists’s (CAP) Accreditation Program.
Dr Aoki is passionate about developing and harnessing innovative technologies to best serve the patients of Lynx Healthcare. Indeed, his passion and capabilities align perfectly with the mission of Lynx Healthcare, which is to provide a full spectrum of high quality, wellness oriented health care in an innovative, affordable, and customer service oriented environment. In particular, Dr. Aoki is driven to provide more personalized and precision-based approaches to the provision of healthcare for Lynx patients. By integrating a multitude of diverse clinical lab diagnostics tests and procedures, his aim is to arm Lynx Healthcare Providers with the most cutting edge, state-of-the-ART treatment strategies available, thereby improving treatment efficacy, improving the patient experience, and lowering overall healthcare costs. Dr. Aoki, has resided in the Pacific Northwest for over 15 years and enjoys golfing, fly-fishing, and time with his wife and two daughters.
DEGREEPhD in Human Physiology: University of Utah School of Medicine
- Laboratory Director
- Research and Development
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