Dr. Eric Whitacre, MD

Dr. Eric Whitacre, MD

Breast Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(19)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Eric Whitacre, MD is a breast surgery doctor who practices in Tucson, AZ. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

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
  • 9 More

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Dr. Whitacre's Experience

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Dr. Whitacre's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • 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

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
5

Procedures

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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • 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

Dr. Whitacre has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whitacre's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whitacre to family and friends
4.6
based on 19 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Whitacre's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Thatcher, AZ |
He was thorough and very kind.
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in Douglas,Arizona |
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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in Tucson, AZ |
Extremely compassionate, dedicated surgeon and staff.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Whitacre accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • POMCO Group
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Signature
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Whitacre has admitting privileges

Tucson Medical Center
5301 E Grant Rd
Tucson, AZ 85712
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Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital
350 N Wilmot Rd
Tucson, AZ 85711
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