Dr. Joyce Eaker, MD

Dr. Joyce Eaker, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 62
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joyce Eaker, MD is a general surgery specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in general surgery.

2725 Capitol Ave

Sacramento, CA 95816

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Eaker performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
more than 98% of peers
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
very high
more than 97% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
36

Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • 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

  • University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Calif Davis Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Calif Davis Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Eaker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Eaker does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Eaker and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Eaker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Eaker to family and friends
4.1
based on 14 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Eaker's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Combine excellence in the field with a genuine compassion for her patients, and this sums up the practice of Dr. Eaker. I had breast cancer requiring some pretty significant surgery. I can't say enough about the myriad of ways she supported me. In my humble opinion, there is no better surgeon to...more
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