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Dr. Bruce Sachs, MD

Internal Medicine
5.0 (5)
Accepting new patients
38 years of experience

Overview

Dr. Bruce Sachs, MD is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Encinitas, CA. They specialize in Internal Medicine, has 38 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF THE CARIBBEAN / SCHOOL OF MEDICINE and is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas.

Dr. Sachs works at MDVIP - Encinitas, California in Encinitas, CA. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    MDVIP - Encinitas, California
    501 N El Camino Real Ste 100, Encinitas, CA 92024 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (760) 406-8733

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    • Aetna
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    Nov 03, 2019
    all good; office staff and Doctor relationship excellent, Dr. Sachs is also an excellent physician with fine sense of doctor-patient relationship.
    Dora Brock — Nov 03, 2019
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    About Dr. Bruce Sachs, MD

    Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 38 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1174537062
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • none
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • St Vincent Med Ctr
    Residency
    Internship
    • St Vincent Med Ctr
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF THE CARIBBEAN / SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Bruce Sachs, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Sachs is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Sachs has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Sachs accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Sachs has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Sachs works at MDVIP - Encinitas, California in Encinitas, CA. View the full address on Dr. Sachs’s profile.

    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Sachs. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Sachs.

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