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Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism • Male • Age 64

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Dr. La Cava's Experience

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Dr. La Cava's Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Procedures Dr. La Cava Performs

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring

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Hospital Quality

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EvergreenHealth Medical Center
12040 NE 128th St
Kirkland, WA 98034

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Accepting new patients?

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EvergreenHealth Diabetes & Endocrinology Care
EvergreenHealth Diabetes & Endocrinology Care
12303 NE 130th Ln Ste 250
Kirkland, WA 98034
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    Dr. La Cava's Experience

    Specialties

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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    • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
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    • Abnormal Thyroid
    • Adrenal Insufficiency
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Diabetes
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Endocrine Disorders
    • Goiter
    • Graves' Disease
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Hyperthyroidism
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Hypoparathyroidism
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Metabolic Disorders
    • Obesity
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pituitary Disease
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Testosterone Deficiency
    • Thyroid Cancer
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    • Thyroid Disease
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Universidad Autonomous De Guadalajara
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    La County Usc Mc
    Complete in 1980

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Southern California Medical Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Southern California School Of Medicine / Division Of Endocrinology and Metabolism
    University Of Washington School Of Medicine / Va Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. La Cava & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. La Cava's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. La Cava's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.7 out of 5

    27 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    33 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.9 out of 5

    33 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    32 responses

    Experience with Dr. La Cava

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.1 out of 5

    33 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.1 out of 5

    33 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    33 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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    EvergreenHealth Diabetes & Endocrinology Care
    12303 NE 130th Ln Ste 250
    Kirkland, WA 98034
    (425) 899-6414 (Office)
    (425) 899-4066 (Fax)
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