Dr. Garrett Eckerling, MD

Dr. Garrett Eckerling, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Garrett Eckerling, MD is a family medicine specialist in Grass Valley, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Ohio in 1995 and specializes in family medicine.

280 Sierra College Dr Ste 205

Grass Valley, CA 95945

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Eckerling's Experience

Dr. Eckerling's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

230  Conditions Treated

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32  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Paracentesis
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination
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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.


  • Medical College Of Ohio
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • UCLA Med Ctr/UCLA D Geffen School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Eckerling has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Eckerling's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Eckerling to family and friends
22 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Eckerling'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 (6)

Dr Eckerling has been my Primary Care Physician for over 17 yrs. On several occasions he has intuitively intervened and prevented what would've become a serious medical issue for me. He does not hesitate to make a referral to a specialist. I trust Dr Eckerling implicitly. His staff is...more
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Your health is too important to deal with these people. I wish somebody had warned me about this office, so I'm warning you. Good luck
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The office has a new physician, Dr. Kulkarni, and a new Family Nurse Practitioner, Dena Dimond. Both providers are very skilled and polite. They are accepting new patients. My exam was on time and thorough. The staff is friendly and professional. I would recommend this primary care practice to my...more
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Dr. Eckerling and staff are professional and treat their patients with dignity.
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Dr. Eckerling listened to my concerns about taking a statin. He offered an alternative through visits with a dietitian. Further, he and his PA were quick to respond to a possible heart issue and I fully appreciate their efforts.
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