Dr. Irene Wakam, MD

Dr. Irene Wakam, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Irene Wakam, MD is a family medicine specialist in Ventura, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Wayne State Univ Som in 1989 and specializes in family medicine.

3555 Loma Vista Rd Ste 215

Ventura, CA 93003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

208  Conditions Treated

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14  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • Wayne State Univ Som
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Saint John Macomb-Oakland Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Saint John Macomb-Oakland Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wakam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wakam's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wakam to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Wakam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Stay away from this Doctor!! Whenever I'd get sick she'd make me feel like a hypochondriac. Go in with a sore throat: it's just a cough. Actually mono. Chest pain? You don't exercise enough. Actually inflammation in my cartilage. Blood in my stool? Probably spotting from skin irritation. Actually...more
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I've been with Dr. Wakam years and have referred many people to her that also like her. She is open-minded she discusses everything she is extremely caring doctor she has even called me at home. I am extremely comfortable with her, she puts me at ease and I feel a friendship with her I am that...more
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