Dr. Michael Sakamoto, MD

Dr. Michael Sakamoto, MD

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Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o
(7)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Michael Sakamoto, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.

Martel Eye Medical Group

650 Howe Ave Ste 830

Sacramento, CA 95825
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

Learn about Dr. Sakamoto

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 94% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 94% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
normal
more than 72% of peers

Dr. Sakamoto'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

23  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Argon Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Iridotomy

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 Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Pacific Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Yale University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University of California At San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sakamoto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sakamoto's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sakamoto to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Sakamoto's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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