Dr. James Sarasua, MD

Dr. James Sarasua, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Dr. James Sarasua, MD is a family medicine specialist in Lakeland, FL and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med in 2006 and specializes in family medicine.

5135 US Highway 98 N

Lakeland, FL 33809

Contact Information

(863) 284-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Sarasua's Experience

Dr. Sarasua'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*

53  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Immunization
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sarasua has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sarasua's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sarasua to family and friends
16 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Sarasua'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 (7)

Same experience as some others had of him not knowing what hes doing and not wanting to be helpful or get you the medication you need. This guy is about as useful as a poop flavored lolly pop and has no business as a janitor at a Dr. office let alone being in care of your well being. Truly it...more
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I moved to area about a year ago with several medical issues. Dr Sarasua was thorough, experienced, caring and took the time to question and listen. I was treated for several one time and am currently monitored for two additional conditions. The doctor provides options when appropriate and is...more
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Very indecisive and seemingly unsure of a clear plan of care. He asked me more than once if I was using drugs or abusing alcohol and did drug/alcohol tests as part of my new patient well visit which I thought was weird. He seemed so focused on making sure I wasn't an addict that he couldn't...more
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Just walked out of his office. He told me I asked too many personal questions. I wanted to know if he was capable in my opinion of handling my problem. very unprofessional!
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Do yourself a favor and find another doctor to see. They will tell you one thing when scheduling $30 with my insurance, another when there $72 not covered by my insurance and then bill you for more money $83. Lady at the desk doesn't know anything but maybe her name. Can't answer any questions. I...more
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