Dr. Michael Aguilar, MD

Dr. Michael Aguilar, MD

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Dr. Michael Aguilar, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Sacramento, CA. He has been practicing for 19 years.

Michael Aguilar, MD

79 Scripps Dr Ste 202

Sacramento, CA 95825
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Accepted insurance

  • 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

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

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Care Philosophy

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

  • General Surgery
  • Oncology
  • Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Aguilar does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Pain
  • All Lymphoma
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

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, 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

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

Mercy General Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Aguilar is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Aguilar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Aguilar to family and friends
3.4
based on 38 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Aguilar'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 (6)

in Sacramento, CA |
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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in Sacramento, CA |
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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in Antelope,CA |
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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in Sacramento, CA |
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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in Sansacra, CA |
Second surgery for hernia and now looking at possible 3rd hernia and would not consider any other surgeon.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Aguilar accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Admar
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
    Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Shield of California PPO
  • BPS Healthcare
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
    Health Net HMO
    Health Net PPO
  • HealthSmart
  • MultiPlan
  • The Great-West Life Assurance Company
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Western Health Advantage

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Hospitals where Dr. Aguilar has admitting privileges

Mercy General Hospital
4001 J St
Sacramento, CA 95819
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Sutter Medical Center
2825 Capitol Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95816
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