Dr. Sakakibara graduated from the Institute of Medicine Mandalay in 1977. Dr. Sakakibara works in La Jolla, CA and specializes in Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Sakakibara is affiliated with UCSD Jacobs Medical Center, UCSD Thornton Hospital and University California San Diego Medical Center.


Years Experience: 42

Dr. Sakakibara's Specialties

Dr. Sakakibara's Education & Training

Medical School
Institute of Medicine Mandalay; Graduated 1977


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Dr. Sakakibara's Accepted Insurance

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Insurance Plans

  • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
  • Anthem BC Pathway X EPO Network
  • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group

Dr. Sakakibara's Office Information & Appointments


UC San Diego Health Medical Group
Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center

9434 Medical Center Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037

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Tel: (858) 657-8530

Fax: (858) 657-8814

Practice Website: ucsd.edu

Accepting New Patients: Yes

Medicare Accepted: Yes

Medicaid Accepted: Yes

M 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
T 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
W 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
T 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
S Closed
S Closed

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