Dr. Joel Sarachek, MD

Dr. Joel Sarachek, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Joel Sarachek, MD is a family medicine specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in family medicine.

2428 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 200

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Sarachek's Experience

Dr. Sarachek'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*

119  Conditions Treated


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20  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Santa Monica Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sarachek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sarachek's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sarachek to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Sarachek'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 (1)

Joel comes off as a nice guy, and maybe he is but as a professional care giver he's either completely overwhelmed with his job or incompetent.
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