Dr. James Sarasua, MD

Dr. James Sarasua, MD

Family Medicine  |  
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Dr. James Sarasua, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Lakeland, FL. He has been practicing for 12 years.

5135 US Highway 98 N

Lakeland, FL 33809

Contact Information

(863) 284-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • 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


  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Dysphagia
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Swelling
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Overweight
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Stones
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


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  • 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
based on 15 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sarasua's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Auburndale , FL |
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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Palm Beach Gardens, FL |
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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Lakeland, FL |
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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in Lakeland, FL |
I think Dr. Sarasua is awesome. He's so friendly and engaging. I would certainly recommend him to a friend or family member.
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Dr. Sarasua accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Select HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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