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Dr. Sandra Kwak, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Female · Age 20

Dr. Kwak

Dr. Sandra Kwak, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Newport Beach, CA. She graduated from Albany Medical College and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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(949) 645-8800

Dr. Kwak accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Delta Health System
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Health Net PPO
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Kwak's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypothyroidism
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Dr. Kwak treats Hypothyroidism more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Kwak treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Thyroid Disease
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Dr. Kwak treats Thyroid Disease more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Kwak treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Hashimoto's Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kwak treats Hashimoto's Disease more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Kwak treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Kwak's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Breast Diseases
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Sandra Kwak, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Newport Beach, CA. She graduated from Albany Medical College and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

2008
Uc Irvine
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Albany Medical College
Medical School
2008
2003

Awards

Media & Publications

  • www.SandraKwakMD.com,

Dr. Kwak's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kwak

2.6

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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All doctors should follow a certain code of conduct even if they themselves are not compassionate or warm individuals; Dr. Kwak lacks basic respect and professional courtesies when asked the simplest of questions. Every time I advocated for myself or asked reasonable questions like, why are you...Read More
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This doctor is terrible. She’s rude and insulting and operates her office like she’s in the 1980s. They harass you to get your blood done, they want to dictate what lab you go to and the list goes on. They are so militant in their operations and will send you nasty letters to drop you if you need...Read More
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I started going to her a few yrs ago. Was happy because I got in/out quickly because she deals w/ thyroid only. Yesterday I terminated my relationship w/her for the following reasons. 1) even though she accepts HealthNet PPO, they had problems w/insurance EVERYTIME. Billed the wrong one, charged me...Read More
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Wish I could give zero stars. Appointments are rushed. She doesn’t really listen. She just wants to prescribe Synthrpid. When you question her, she become defensive and will bully you to do it her way. Saw her twice and wanted to cry each time I left her office.
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Two visits after, Dr. Kwak still has not given me definitive diagnosis of my thyroid issue. I don't know if I have hyper or hypothyroidism, autoimmune, etc. I could not make it to one appointment and so she mailed me cancelling me as one of her patients and informing me that she was not going to...Read More
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