Dr. Folkert Zijlstra, MD

Dr. Folkert Zijlstra, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Folkert Zijlstra, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Fort Wayne, IN and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

7900 W Jefferson Blvd Ste 201

Fort Wayne, IN 46804

Contact Information

(260) 969-7100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Zijlstra'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

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

85  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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 Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zijlstra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zijlstra's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zijlstra to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Zijlstra'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Compassionate physician that listens to your problems. He answers your questions. Is not rushed. Staff very helpful!
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compassionate, skilled, takes time to answer questions
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