Dr. Eric Whitacre, MD

Dr. Eric Whitacre, MD

Breast Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Eric Whitacre, MD is a breast surgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Cornell University Medical College in 1983 and specializes in breast surgery and breast surgical oncology.

6288 E Grant Rd

Tucson, AZ 85712

Contact Information

(520) 319-6686

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
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Dr. Whitacre's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Breast Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

5  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Haverford College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Cornell University Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of Paris (Sorbonne)
    Other Education | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whitacre's Reviews

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20 total reviews (3 have comments)

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Dr. Whitacre'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)

He was thorough and very kind.
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I am a patient of Dr. Whitacre, he is an excellent doctor as well as his staff!!!!! My experience as his patient was wonderful, very caring doctor and especially Michelle! I received the best treatment ever!!!! I'm very happy that I was referred to Dr. Whitacre's office, Excellent care...more
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Extremely compassionate, dedicated surgeon and staff.
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