Dr. Jane Kakkis, MD

Dr. Jane Kakkis, MD

Breast Surgical Oncology  |  
Female  |  
Age 51
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jane Kakkis, MD is a breast surgical oncology doctor who practices in Fountain Valley, CA. She is 51 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

9900 Talbert Ave Ste 103

Fountain Valley, CA 92708

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 63% of peers
Breast Cancer
normal
more than 60% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kakkis "Each patient has a unique condition and deserves an individualized and coordinated approach to their disease, especially if it is breast cancer. I specialize in oncoplastic approaches to breast cancer treatment and provide optimal cosmetic results. I treat the whole patient including surgery, nutrition, stress reduction, fitness and immune enhancement. I can provide high risk screening, first opinions and second (or third) opinions regarding your diagnosis and treatment. I offer appointments urgently for patients newly diagnosed with breast cancer as well as for patients with a lump or a problem found on their mammogram. I work in a coordinated Breast Care program and have the opportunity to work with extremely skilled physicians who specialize in pathology, radiology, radiation oncology and medical oncology. We provide close, team oriented care to patients in need of our services."

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Specialties

  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
18

Conditions Treated

  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
11

Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Exam
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Pomona College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • UCLA Med Ctr/UCLA D Geffen School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kakkis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kakkis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kakkis to family and friends
4.0
based on 20 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Kakkis' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Lakewood, CA |
I am thrilled to have found such a competent Dr for my surgery. Upon getting 2nd opinions I was told that if I was considering Dr Jane Kakkis that I already had the BEST Breast surgeon and to venture no further. Her Asst Mai is a pleasure, Diane her coordinating nurse is Awesome and full of information on what to expect with all procedures. Dr Reitherman is the radiologist and so calming. All together they made me feel like family. I totally recommend them all as Top Quality professionals!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kakkis accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Basic PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Kakkis has admitting privileges

Hoag Hospital Newport Beach
1 Hoag Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92663
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UC Irvine Medical Center
101 The City Dr S
Orange, CA 92868
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Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
2801 Atlantic Ave
Long Beach, CA 90806
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Saddleback Memorial Medical Center- Laguna Hills
24451 Health Center Dr
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
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Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center
18111 Brookhurst St
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
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