Dr. Edward Wagner, MD

Dr. Edward Wagner, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
(33)
Save
Dr. Edward Wagner, MD is a hematology specialist in Laguna Niguel, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in hematology, hematology & oncology, and more.Read his story

25500 Rancho Niguel Rd Ste 240

Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

Contact Information

(949) 499-4540

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 7 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Wagner

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 86% of peers
Blood Disorders
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Wagner'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.

Dr. Wagner's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wagner "I believe that good medicine starts with good relationships. Those relationships build over time so that we can support and improve the quality of life for the most frail and ill patients in our population. I am a cancer survivor, having endured 18 months of cancer treatment including multiple surgeries, multiple cycles of chemotherapy back in 1990-1991. I truly believe in making life a better experience for all those who suffer and endure the hardships of a cancer diagnosis. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wagner "I believe that each of my patients are to be treated as if they are my family."

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

117  Conditions Treated

Less

Read Less

6  Procedures

  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment

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

  • University of California Riverside
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University of California-Irvine Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University of California-Irvine Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wagner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Wagner does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Wagner and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Wagner's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wagner to family and friends
33 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Wagner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Wagner Says:
"

I have done my personal best to improve the care that my office provides over the years. I take personal responsibility for every challenge, problem or difficulty that my patients have experienced. In 2014, I have completely overhauled my staff.  Front office staff have been let-go, new ones hired and extensive training has been implemented to ensure the friendliness, helpfulness and efficiency of my front-office staff, office

...
more

Patient Comments (11)

The worst experience ever. I ask for help for clinical trials. He acted arrogantly and offened and switch my chemo to the worst there was. He told me the cats out of the bag. Took all hope away from me and my wife. That was 1 1/2 year's ago. Had i stayed with him I'd be dead.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Words are incapable of truly expressing our experience of our experience with Dr Wagner but a few of them would be DISMISSIVE, EGO DRIVEN, DISRESPECTFUL, and NON PATIENT ADVOCATE. STAY AWAY. ZERO STARS
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I've been a patient of Dr. Wagner since my bilateral mastectomy 8 years ago. I still remember the terror I was feeling at the possibility that my cancer was a death sentence. He sat with my husband and I and patiently and thoroughly explained my diagnosis and his treatment plan, then handed me...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Doctor is excellent and cares about outcomes. Is willing to explain the details and is clear in his recommendations. The office is not organized. Faxes are lost. if the fax is received there is no entry placed in the file which prevents any follow up by staff. The response is "please fax it...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Calm and kind. Some times over scheduled.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Are you Dr. Wagner?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Medical Oncology
(41)
Hematology
(34)
Hematology & Oncology
(10)
Hematology
(8)
Hematology
(11)
Medical Oncology
(25)