Dr. John Sashko, MD

Dr. John Sashko, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
57 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. John Sashko, MD is a family medicine specialist in Lakewood, WA. He specializes in family medicine and preventive medicine.

Franciscan Medical Clinic Lakewood

11307 Bridgeport Way SW Ste 200

Lakewood, WA 98499
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid

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Dr. Sashko's Experience

Dr. Sashko'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 sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sashko "Dr. John Sashko provides health care for the whole family, from preventive care to acute and chronic conditions. He encourages his patients to take an active role in their health care, and strives to see patients the same day they call for an appointment. As a former pharmacist, Dr. Sashko embarked on his medical career in order to have a more active role in caring for patients. He is a member of the American Academy of Family Medicine and the Pierce County Medical Society. A long-time resident of the Pacific hobbies include fly fishing and fly tying."

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • Temple University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Madigan Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sashko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sashko's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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Dr. Sashko'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)

Dr. Sashko is a real piece of work! He has no ability to be kind. I saw him for years up until he had a mental moment the last time I saw him. He is unprofessional and I wouldn't send my pet fish to see him!! Time to retire and hire an actual doctor that cares about his patients! I wouldn't go see...more
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Dr Sashko takes the time to listen and come up with effective treatments. I feel like he really cares for my well being.
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Not a pleasant doctor and refused to refer to psychiatrist for proper medication treatment without coming in for an appointment knowing I was paying out of pocket for each visit.
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I would not recommend this incompetent man to anyone for any medical treatment. He doesn't even look at you when he talks to you and he never spends more than 10 that 15 minutes in the room. He has never asked any questions about myour health goals or plans and he has not even shaken my hand once...more
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I've been with Doctor Sashko now since 1998 and the doctor is a professional and caring provider. Dr. Sashko is thoughtful and attentive. He listens to every word you say and questions your responses appropriately and thoroughly. An avid fly fisherman, a personable fellow and a great, all-around...more
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