Overview

Dr. Colin Eakin MD is a male orthopedic surgeon in Palo Alto, CA with over 27 years of experience. His CareDash rating is 5.0 out of 5 by one patient, and he has one review. Dr. Eakin is affiliated with Sutter Bay Medical Foundation in San Francisco. The procedures that Dr. Eakin most frequently performs are Joint Fluid Extraction, Shoulder Arthroscopy, and Shoulder Arthroplasty. He received $471 in payments from medical companies between 2014 and 2016, which is less than 70% of Orthopedic Surgeons and more than 59% of providers nationally. Dr. Eakin graduated from University of California San Francisco School of Medicine in 1991. He is licensed to practice by the state board in California (G76089).

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April 14, 2017

Mister Sparky

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Palo Alto, CA

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Dr. Eakin has big time swagger, which made me think, "I sure hope you back that up with serious skill." He did. He's real good. Real good.

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About Dr. Eakin

Education and Training

Dr. Colin Eakin MD graduated from University of California San Francisco School of Medicine in 1991.

Basic Information

Full Name: Colin Eakin

Gender: Male

Years of Experience: 27+

License Number: G76089 - Issued by the state board in California

Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery

NPI: 1467554543

* According to our data, this provider accepts Medicare. Please verify this information when making an appointment with Dr. Eakin.

Practice and Hospital Affiliations

Affiliated Practices

1. Sutter Bay Medical Foundation

3801 Sacramento Street
San Francisco, CA

(650) 254-5200

Location

Office Information

795 EL Camino Real

Palo Alto, CA 94301

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Conditions Treated

As an Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Eakin may treat the following 42 conditions:

List of Procedures Dr. Colin Eakin MD Performs:

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Payments Received from Medical Companies

What are Payments Received?

Total Payments Received Between 2014 and 2016:

Many providers have received payments from medical companies ranging from small amounts in the form of food at conferences to large payments for consulting or royalties. Some providers have received payments for specific drugs. These payments are not necessarily cause for concern, but we encourage you to speak with your provider if they do raise any questions or issues.

This graph represents payments Dr. Eakin received relative to the average payment received by orthopedic surgeons.

Dr. Eakin received less money than a majority (70%) of orthopedic surgeons. See the breakdown of payments by category.

Providers receive payments in various different categories, from travel and lodging or food and beverages at conferences to fees for promotional speaking or consulting engagements. Some providers receive payments from royalties or licenses, usually from having helped develop a product or drug.

This chart represents the breakdown of payments Dr. Eakin has received by specific category of payment. See the breakdown of payments by company.

Providers receive payments from specific medical companies, sometimes for specific drugs. If you have any questions or concerns about the specific company or drug payments your provider has received, we encourage you to speak with your provider directly.

This chart represents the breakdown of payments Dr. Eakin has received from specific medical companies, including payments for drugs and medical products.

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