Dr. Primo Lara Jr, MD

Dr. Primo Lara Jr, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Primo Lara Jr, MD is an oncology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in oncology.

4501 X St Fl 3

Sacramento, CA 95817

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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

Secondary Malignancies
very high
more than 99% of peers
Kidney Cancer
very high
more than 95% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Lara Jr'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

  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

58  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Plasmapheresis

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 The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Rush Presby St Luke's Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Rush Presby St Luke's Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Uc Davis Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lara Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lara Jr's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lara Jr to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Lara Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Lara described my diagnosis and treatment and stayed long enough for me to ask all my questions. He did not pull punches and that approach was very helpful for me in dealing with the cancer treatment I had ahead of me. The attitude he displayed was reflected by everyone in the UCD Cancer...more
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