Dr. Richard Sauer, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(32)
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Dr. Richard Sauer, MD
Dr. Richard Sauer, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Roseville, CA. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 43 years.

729 Sunrise Ave Ste 616

Roseville, CA 95661

Contact Information
Dr. Richard Sauer, MD

Dr. Richard Sauer, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
high
more than 86% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
22

Conditions Treated

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Dementia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

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

  • R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • United Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Of California Davis
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sauer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sauer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sauer to family and friends
1.7
based on 32 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Sauer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
Sacramento, CA |
Was told to go and see this doctor by my PCP didn't even bother to review my medical records he told me I needed to take 2 more seizure medicine's but he never sent the paperwork to my PCP
in Auburn, CA |
Dr. Sauer has been taking care of my mother for 3 years, since her diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. He is a brilliant and caring Doctor. He only wants the best for his patients and he keeps up on all the recent treatments for Alzheimer's. I would highly recommend him for treatment of Alzheimer's disease.
Sacramento, CA |
Very rude man. Flat out told me he didn't care about the only reason I went to see him, didn't bother asking for my medical history and when I did manage to present my concern he dismissed it as being related to some other condition that I know I don't have because of continuous testing for it since my symptoms started ten years ago. Focused instead on the most minor of my issues that I don't need or want his dubious health with and hustled me out of his office to schedule a test I don't need.
Sacramento, CA |
I wish I would have read these review prior! This Dr is rude and unwilling to spend time with his patients. He had me diagnosed with out any test or symptom, he even wrote me a prescription I would never think about taking and did not want my previous medical files. I would not recommend going to this dr.
in Stockton, CA |
The most bizarre Doctor I have ever met!! He didn't allow me to ask questions. Unwilling to listen to my concerns. Extremely rude. He concluded our appointment saying that he couldn't help me but then proceeding to order some very expensive testing... A total miss!
in Sacramento, Ca |
Would not allow me to ask questions, was extremely disrespectful and never gave an exam before diagnosing me with an illness. After talking to my PCP, I was told to get a second opinion from a different Neurologist because he ( my PCP ) has no clue where Dr. Sauer's diagnosis came from and it really didn't fit the problems I've been having.
in Elk Grove, CA |
Terrible Doctor. I took My BF to see him one year post stoke. He did not even take us into a exam room. We went to his office, He clearly did not make himself familiar with his case and made no attempt to become so. He went right to his script pad before he even spoke to us, and wrote a script for a medicine that was not needed. His exam consisted of listening to his heart, and pushing for a test that was not covered by insurance and would cost 500$ ,and again not needed in this case. I tried to
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Dr. Sauer accepts 6 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
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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