Dr. Michael Aguilar, MD

Dr. Michael Aguilar, MD

General Surgery  ·  

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Dr. Michael Aguilar, MD is a general surgery specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in general surgery, oncology, and more.

Michael Aguilar, MD

79 Scripps Dr Ste 202

Sacramento, CA 95825
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Insurance Accepted

  • Admar
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BPS Healthcare
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • MultiPlan
  • The Great-West Life Assurance Company

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 77% of peers
more than 51% of peers

Dr. Aguilar's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Aguilar "Our hands on personalized patient care "

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Oncology
  • Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Aguilar does not have any board certifications listed.

39  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

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, Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of California, Davis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of California, Davis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Aguilar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Aguilar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Aguilar's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

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  • 1

Dr. Aguilar'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)

His surgerical skills left me with an open wound. He has no nurses on staff - only receptionist; so, if you have a problem after surgery - forget it. I have to sent text e-mails with photos of my open wound- his receptionist relayed the doctor’s response saying the open wound was normal-will...more
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Went to Dr Aguilar very anxious and nervous about my needed surgery but he was very calm and very easy to understand as he explained what would be done. When it had to be done again I was much calmer and knew he would do the very best that he could and he did. Surgery has been completed with...more
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I had surgery some years ago to repair a ventral hernia. Dr. Aguilar performed the procedure which left me feeling great within days. I healed without pain medication and returned for the follow up believing I'd never see him again. Recently, I had a Physical Therapy session where I stretched my...more
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Very professional and very caring for his patients. He asked questions he also takes the time to listen to what you have to say. I am Grateful to have Him as my doctors...
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He just performed, using the highest of standards, a Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy on me. My experience as a surgical patient was complicated by the fact I'm also a seasoned Perioperative RN. Dr. Aguilar alleviated my anxiety and made me feel comfortable throughout the entire process. I've had...more
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