Dr. Jacob Brubaker, MD

Dr. Jacob Brubaker, MD

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Ophthalmology  ·  
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39 y/o
(8)

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Dr. Jacob Brubaker, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Sacramento, CA. He specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.

Sacramento Eye Consultants

1515 River Park Dr Ste 100

Sacramento, CA 95815
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • Hill Physicians Medical Group
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
normal
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Brubaker'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brubaker "As a glaucoma specialist, trained in the latest minimally invasive glaucoma surgical procedures and devices, I enjoy educating and working with patients to make personalized medical and surgical decisions."

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Brubaker does not have any board certifications listed.

31  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

14  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Goniotomy
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • Trabeculectomy
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • McGill U Sch Med
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Utah
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Missouri
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Dean A McGee Eye Inst/U Okla
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Brubaker has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Brubaker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Cantonese
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brubaker's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brubaker to family and friends
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Brubaker'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 (4)

Dr Brubakers staff was rude. we waited over 45 minutes with the office obviously over booked and then the rude receptionist come out and tell my mother she would have to reschedule because she only had Medicare coverage. They needed a suplimenyary insurance to see her. What ever happened to some...more
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Dr. Brubaker performed a successful trabeculectomy to treat my glaucoma. During the course of my 35 year treatment for glaucoma, I have seen approximately a dozen well-qualified ophthalmologists while undergoing several surgeries on both eyes. I was referred to Dr. Brubaker because I was maxed out...more
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Dr Brubaker is a great glaucoma specialist! He performed two absolutely successful and painless glaucoma surgeries on my both eyes. Now I have my both eyes with no glaucoma symptoms at all! My eye pressure now 12 and 18 without medications, was 24 and 25 with medications. My eye balls are white and...more
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I wanted a well trained, well respected glaucoma SPECIALIST. Dr Brubaker came highly recommended and I was impressed with his pragmatic analysis and treatment plan during my my initial visit.
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