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Dr. Nova R Aguila Is this you?

About Dr. Nova R Aguila

Dr. Nova R Aguila, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Sacramento, CA. Her specialties include Geriatric Medicine. Dr. Aguila has received 2 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nova R Aguila is Great. Dr. Nova R Aguila has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Nova R Aguila is 3.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center

2345 Fair Oaks Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95825
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Specialties

Dr. Nova R Aguila has the following 1 specialty

  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Nova R Aguila has the following 9 expertise

  • Osteopenia
  • EOL Care
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Cognitive Issues/Testing
  • Osteoporosis
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Senility

Dr. Nova R Aguila has 0 board certified specialties

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Reviews

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Capable and confident not warm

She was not very personable. Aside from that relatively important fact, she is very capable and ready to treat you.

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Seemed unprepared for phone appointment

Her colleague at Kaiser wrote a very detailed and specific email citing a specific concern. I set up a phone appointment to follow up regarding the initial physical and blood work performed. She called at 242pm and the appointment was at 220pm - which was just outside the 20 mins you are asked to be available so she caught me in the car when she called. I pulled over. I asked her if she was up to speed on the email and my lab work. She said she was and had looked at the email. I asked her what the next step was. She asked me what was the purpose of the call. I said her colleague asked me to follow up with my primary. She said I had to see her first for a physical before she could recommend treatment. I let her know I had gone in for a physical and had been notified that I may need additional tests before seeing her. She then asked me to wait "...Let me look at what Dr Nguyen wrote..." I am sure it was not her intention but she gave me the impression that she was unprepared and did not respect the effort put in by her colleagues. People have bad days - maybe she was slammed with work, maybe not - either way during the back and forth she did not present the best of her profession. She's still my doctor at this point. I hope to be updating this soon with a more complete picture of her (which has got to be better, right?) or the news that I have switched doctors.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    The patient-centered medical home is a way of organizing primary care that emphasizes care coordination and communication to transform primary care into what patients want it to be. Medical homes can lead to higher quality and lower costs, and can improve patients' and providers' experience of care.

  • Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    This program is designed to recognize practices that use information systems to enhance the quality of patient care. To obtain Recognition, practices must demonstrate that they have implemented systematic office

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, 2345 Fair Oaks Blvd, Sacramento, CA
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