Dr. Kent Ishihara, MD

Dr. Kent Ishihara, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kent Ishihara, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Elk Grove, CA. He is 42 years old and has been practicing for 16 years. Dr. Ishihara is affiliated with UC Davis Medical Center.

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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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

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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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
3.5
based on 11 total reviews (1 with a comment)
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
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ishihara accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Western Health Advantage

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Ishihara has admitting privileges

UC Davis Medical Center
2315 Stockton Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95817
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