Dr. Darlene Zanker, MD

Dr. Darlene Zanker, MD

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Family Medicine  ·  
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49 y/o
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Dr. Darlene Zanker, MD is a family medicine specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. She specializes in family medicine, preventive medicine, and more.

Dignity Health Medical Foundation

2018 Mission St

Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Zanker's conditions and procedures:

Abscess Incision and Drainage
Allergies
Arthritis
Asthma
Biopsy
Diabetes
Emphysema
High Cholesterol
Hypertension
Immunization
Infectious Diseases
Injuries
Joint Injection
Mole Removal
Obesity
Pap Smear
Pelvic Exams
Physical Examination
Urinalysis
Vaccination
Wart Removal

About Me

Care Philosophy

I enjoy practicing with a holistic, patient-centered approach, addressing lifestyle and emotional issues prior to medical ones.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Men's Health Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1998
    Sutter Med Center Of Santa Rosa
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1996
    University Of California, San Francisco
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1995
    Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1995

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Zanker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zanker

3.9

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
68.75%
(11)
4 Stars
6.25%
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr Zenkar's primary concern is for her bottomline not your Health or Safety! As the on-call doc in my group she choose to deny calling in a common and desperately needed flu med prescription insisting I make a dangerous public appearance and pay her hundreds of dollars for a visit. Despite paying...Read More
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Dr Zanker has been my physician for almost 6 years. She and her staff keep excellent records and notes, and she is amazing at looking at the big picture. Discussing my ongoing depression and fatigue at my last physical, she recommended a sleep study. Sure enough, I have moderate sleep apnea. and...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

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Dominican Hospital

Santa Cruz, CA

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