Dr. Gary Cecchi, MD

Dr. Gary Cecchi, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Gary Cecchi, MD is a hematology specialist in Berkeley, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in hematology, hospice & palliative medicine, and more.

2001 Dwight Way

Berkeley, CA 94704

Contact Information

(510) 204-1591

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bleeding Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Cecchi'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.

5  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

4  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

122  Conditions Treated

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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

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Mayo Clin
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • City Hope Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Mayo Clin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cecchi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cecchi's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cecchi to family and friends
65 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (65)

  • 5
    (30)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (31)

Dr. Cecchi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

My hematologist closed his doors to his office without any notice to his patients. I call Dr. Cecchi’s office and told them what happened and I need to see someone as soon as possible due to my blood problem. His office gave me an appointment immediately and his staff was the best. I saw Dr....more
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Will not recommend.Very BAD experience for my first appointment at 11 a.m I was told to be there 30 minutes before and was officially registered around 10:45 a.m. At about 12:05 p.m,I was called to his office. At about 12:30 p.m, a nurse came in to take my blood pressure & my weight, and told me...more
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Herrick (in general) has screwed me over, before. Do you have money to get a blood test? I hope you do. Because this idiot didn't put down the proper codes, and YOU WILL BE STUCK PAYING IT! He does a lot of unnecessary tests. I TRUSTED THIS PERSON!!! LOOK WHAT HAPPENED TO ME! He Will probably do...more
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He had to close his office. That tells me a lot. I went elsewhere for better care.
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He is very professional. What I like most about Dr. Cecchi is that he gets straight to the point. He answers all my questions letting me know exactly where I stand and how can help me.
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