Dr. Alden Zwerling, MD

Dr. Alden Zwerling, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Alden Zwerling, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Arcata, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med in 1979 and specializes in geriatric medicine and family medicine.

770 10th St

Arcata, CA 95521

Contact Information

(707) 826-8610

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Zwerling performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Vitamin D Deficiency
high
more than 86% of peers
Skin Infections
normal
more than 79% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Zwerling's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

221  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of Miami Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zwerling has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zwerling's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zwerling to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Zwerling's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Zwerling is a very thorough, professional, kind and caring doctor. I switched doctors recently and I'm overjoyed with our communication and everything else that he does as a professional. We need more doctors like Dr. Zwerling in Humboldt county.
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As my primary care physician Dr. Zwerling has his hands full. I've had cancer and have rheumatoid arthritis. This in a rural area where there is no rheumatologist and few specialists in general. Dr. Zwerling has done an excellent job of doing everything needed to improve my situation. He is also...more
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Dr. Zwerling is one of the best doctors that I have met. He is very knowledgeable and shares important information with his patients. He takes some time to listen before making any recommendations, a very important quality for a good doctor to have. Dr. Z also uses holistic approach to treat his...more
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