Dr. Earl Gear, MD

Dr. Earl Gear, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 82
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Dr. Earl Gear, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1961 and specializes in gastroenterology.

3000 Q St

Sacramento, CA 95816

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Gear performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Diarrhea
high
more than 83% of peers
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
normal
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Gear's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

31  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1961
  • Usphs Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1962
  • Usphs Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Duke Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1968

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gear has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gear's Reviews

2.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gear to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Gear's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Patient Comments (1)

Gear is INCOMPETENT and I'm appalled that he's still practicing medicine. I had appendicitis for 8 mos. I had regular bouts of terrible abdominal pain. At first he thought it was appendicitis, but then decided it was IBS which I'd had for years. The symptoms had nothing in common. After about 6...more
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