Dr. Kent Ishihara, MD

Dr. Kent Ishihara, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kent Ishihara, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Elk Grove, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

8110 Laguna Blvd

Elk Grove, CA 95758

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetic Ketoacidosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

Less

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Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

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

  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Vanderbilt University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Vanderbilt University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Washington University In St Louis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ishihara has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ishihara's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ishihara to family and friends
3.7
based on 13 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Ishihara's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (2)

in Folsom, CA
Very knowledgeable, patient, and friendly. Did a great job explaining options and answering questions. Great staff too!
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in Sacramento, CA
Very knowledgeable, patient and understanding. Has a great staff who care about you. Very complete exams and very sensitive to your body and needs. Highly recommend him.
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