Dr. Sidney Yassinger, MD

Dr. Sidney Yassinger, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
72 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sidney Yassinger, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Carmichael, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Capitol GI Consultants

6555 Coyle Ave Ste 330

Carmichael, CA 95608
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yassinger "Dr. Yassinger received his medical degree from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois and completed his Internship also at Northwestern University. He completed his Residency at the University of Oregon Medical School in Portland, Oregon and his Fellowship at the Department of Internal Medicine and Division of Gastroenterology at the University of California at Davis Medical Center. Dr. Yassinger is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He has been in practice since 1973 and, as a founding member, has been with Capitol G.I. since its inception in 1997. Dr. Yassinger sees patients in our Carmichael office."

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

59  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

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.


  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Passavant Memorial Hospital-Northwestern University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • University Of Oregon Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University of California Davis Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yassinger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Sidney Yassinger, MD
After having a Endoscopy Dr Yassinger told me that I could have a cancerous growth in my stomach. The lab results were going to take a week. I called the Dr every day for day 8,9 ,10,11 to get results. NO RESPONSE. I finally went to his office and Terry his assistant to me it was benign. She...Read More
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