Dr. Gerald Sacks, MD

Dr. Gerald Sacks, MD

Anesthesiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Gerald Sacks, MD is an anesthesiology specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ma Med Sch in 1983 and specializes in anesthesiology and pain medicine.

2021 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 300E

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Dr. Sacks' Experience

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

2  Specialties

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

25  Conditions Treated

7  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.


  • Univ Of Ma Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sacks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Sacks' Reviews

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Dr. Sacks' Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

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  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

The USC Pain Center treats chronic pain patients with the greatest of respect, compassion and latest in integrative therapies.
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The worst! Rude. Curt. Unable to listen. Had nurse bring me into a room &, without a word, he gives me an injection. No "hello." No explanation. Just stuck a needle in my back. For that & many other reasons, this guy is a jerk & should not be practicing.
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Great doctor.
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A kind soul and a very smart doctor. Dr. Sacks has really helped my dad who has cancer on his face. Dr. Sacks got him off the meds that were making him sleep all day. Dr. Sacks did injections and now dad is my dad again! I am so grateful that Dr. Sacks gave my dad back to me. Dr. Sacks is a...more
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Dr. Sacks is the best. A very talented physician. He is the first doctor to effectively treat me and help me live my life pain free. Because of Dr. Sacks and his care, I did not need to have surgery which other doctors had suggested. I am very grateful for Dr. Sacks and would highly recommend...more
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