Dr. Edward LaCava, MD

Dr. Edward LaCava, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Edward LaCava, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Kirkland, WA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonomous de Guadalajara in 1978 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

12303 NE 130th Ln # CORAL-250

Kirkland, WA 98034

Contact Information

(425) 899-6414

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
Testicular Dysfunction
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

0  Board Certifications

Dr. LaCava does not have any board certifications listed.

55  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Universidad Autonomous de Guadalajara
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • La County Usc Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of Southern California Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Southern California School of Medicine / Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Washington School of Medicine / VA Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. LaCava's Reviews

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25 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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Dr. LaCava's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Friendly man. Always willing to help you with other health issues you may have.
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My wife and I both went to see Dr. La Cava on separate occasions and we would not recommend this doctor. He told my wife after two pregnancies with twins that she doesn't have anything wrong and she just needs to do more SIT UPS. Well as it turns out she had GI issues including SIBO, IBS, and...more
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Overall is interested in providing care and is focused on helping you manage diabetes better. Not condescending and discusses goals that make sense offering support and help. Access to him is good except first appointment. Could be better about follow up, leaves voice mail but would be better to...more
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