Dr. Getachew Woldeher, MD

Dr. Getachew Woldeher, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Getachew Woldeher, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Alexandria, VA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Addis Ababa University in 1991 and specializes in internal medicine.

85 S Bragg St Ste 100

Alexandria, VA 22312

Contact Information

(703) 845-0700

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Woldeher's Experience

Dr. Woldeher's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

220  Conditions Treated


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19  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Addis Ababa University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • St Joseph Mercy Oakland
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Woldeher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Woldeher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Woldeher to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Woldeher's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

He is a very cold and callous doctor who refuses to help new patients. Yet he will gladly take your payment. Doctors like this do not have a conscience.
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I saw Dr. Getachew regarding a prescription for my sleep. I was a 1st time patient of his. This is my only prescribed my I take for the last 4 months. First, he grilled & interrogated me.. then told me that "I am a stranger & I don't know you, therefore I can't help you." He refused to even waive...more
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