David R. Zachary, MD

Family Medicine
3553 Camino Mira Costa Suite A
San Clemente, CA 92672 Get Directions
949.496.6867
David R. Zachary, MD
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Annual Membership Fee

450.00every 3 months
900.00every 6 months
1,800.00each year

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualized attention you will receive from everyone in our office.
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Dr. Zachary's Credentials

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Residency:
Oakland Naval Regional Medical Center
Oakland, CA
Family Practice 1973-1975

Internship:
Oakland Naval Regional Medical Center
Oakland, CA
1972-1973

Medical School:
Creighton University School of Medicine
Omaha, NE
Doctorate of Medicine 1972

Undergraduate:
Pasadena College
Pasadena, CA
Bachelor of Arts 1968

Diplomate, American Board of Family Practice
Saddleback Medical Center, San Clemente Campus
Health Professions Scholarship 1970-1972
Meritorious Unit Commendation for providing medical care to returning POWs of Southeast Asia, NRMC, Oakland, CA 1975
Humanitarian Service Award for providing medical care to Vietnam Refugees, Camp Pendleton, CA 1975
Elected to Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities 1968
Physicians Recognition Award from the AMA 1975 and 1978
Websters New World Medical Dictionary, Contributing Author 2000
Medicinenet.com, Contributing Author
Member, American Academy of Family Physicians 1977-present
Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians 1977-present
Member, California Chapter, AAFP 1977-present
Research Associates of Point Lorna Nazarene University
Sigma Phi Mu Scholastic Honor Society
California Physicians and Surgeons
Navy Reserve, Lieutenant Commander, Medical Corps, U.S., Active Duty 1970-1979
Fly fishing, hiking, reading
from JOHN in CA March 10, 2018 for David R. Zachary, MD

My previous MDVIP doctor (Ronald McGee) having recently retired I was a bit apprehensive at my first visit to Dr. Zachary. Any doubts were quickly dispelled.as Dr. Zachary's knowledge, medical and otherwise, became quickly evident. His knowledge complemented by his folksy manner and sense of humor immediately puts a patient at ease. He fully answers all questions and adds much to one… See more

from Judith in CA March 6, 2018 for David R. Zachary, MD

Have been a patient of Dr. David Zachary for over 20 yrs. Have been fortunate to not have serious medical issues, but he provides me with excellent care. He is very attentive to questions I may have. He does not rush you and is very good at explaining procedures or test results . I always have full confidence in Dr. Zachary. Additionally, he has a wonderful and caring office staff.

from Donna in CA March 5, 2018 for David R. Zachary, MD

I have been with you 25 years and it has been all good.

from Cindy in CA February 28, 2018 for David R. Zachary, MD

Dr. Zachary was not my doctor in the past, through MDVIP, but I am so happy, that as my former Dr., retired, in the same office, Dr. Zachary offered his former patients his services, if they would have him as their new Doctor. My husband has been with Dr. Zachary, as long as I, with my former Doctor and I had seen Dr. Zachary, time to time, when my Doctor was not available. So I have always… See more

from Joseph March 29, 2017 for David R. Zachary, MD

Dr. Zachary has been my personal doctor for over 30 years. I know I can count on him in times of medical need and always willing and able to listen intently to any concerns or questions I may have. And answer those concerns and questions in plan lay mans terms I the patient can understand and be comfortable with.

from phyllis March 23, 2017 for David R. Zachary, MD

Dr. Zachary has a lot of patience with me and is always available, if not in office I have the option of calling him on his cell phone.

from Charlotte in CA February 13, 2014 for David R. Zachary, MD
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Doctor David R. Zachary has been our family doctor for over 20 years. During that time we have relied on him to deal with many small illnesses, occasional more serious illnesses and to monitor our health and provide medical advice. We have found him to be highly competent, and a pleasant, friendly, and very helpful physician. He has always listened carefully, provided clear advice and… See more

from Theresa in CA February 7, 2014 for David R. Zachary, MD

My husband, Robert, has had very complicated medical issues in the last 3 years. Dr. Zachary has been there every step of the way. An appointment the very day of the request is always given to us. Dr Zachary is alway available by phone, email or text.
Our appointment time is NEVER rushed-every question and concern has always been his top priority.
Dr. Zachary's staff has… See more

from GARY in CA February 5, 2014 for David R. Zachary, MD

I had been in serious pain off and on for a week. It took 5 minutes for Dr Zachary to diagnose my Diverticularitis, recommend a proper diet And refer me to the appropiate specialist.

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