Dr. Irving Wolfe, DO

Dr. Irving Wolfe, DO

Neurology | Male | 59 years old

Learn about this doctor

Care Philosophy

Dr. Wolfe specializes in Neurology and practices in Des Moines, IA. He practices at 1 location.

Are you Dr. Wolfe? Add your own statement here.

Read more

Dr. Wolfe's Experience

0ExperienceMatch
Experience Match

See how Dr. Wolfe's experience matches your preferences.

1
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

50
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

4
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Wolfe

Dr. Wolfe accepts 13 insurance carriers

Dr. Wolfe's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wolfe to family and friends
3.2
based on 5 total surveys
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (5)
  • Helpfulness
     (5)
  • Staff
     (5)
  • Scheduling
     (5)
Experience with Dr. Wolfe
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (5)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (5)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (5)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (5)
Dr. Wolfe's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (5)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (5)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (5)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes (4)
Have you seen Dr. Irving Wolfe, DO?
Are you Dr. Wolfe?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!
Get started today!

Compare Dr. Wolfe

Compare this Doctor
View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.
View all 10 matches

Dr. Wolfe's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Neurology
  •  Board certified in Neurology
  •  Malpractice claims in Iowa not available
  •  Sanctions found
  •  Board actions found

Background Check

  • n/a
    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 1
    Sanction

    Dr. Wolfe has received 1 sanction

    More  
    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
    • Disciplinary action in another state (10/24/2006)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Dr Irving Larry Wolfe; License # 162639

      Nature of Complaint:

      The Physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

      The Physician has been disciplined in the State of Iowa for engaging in inappropriate sexual relations with at least three patients, for administering medications without conforming to the minimum standards of practice and for documenting patient examinations that he did not perform.

      Action Taken:

      The Physician has Surrendered his license to practice medicine in the State of New York.

    • State: New York
    Less
  • 2
    Board Actions

    Dr. Wolfe has 2 board actions

    More  
    What are board actions
    • Professional Misconduct (12/5/2014)
    • Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
    • Summary: Wolfe, Irving L DO: License # 02257: DECEMBER 5, 2014 – LICENSE REINSTATEMENT: The Iowa Board of Medicine has returned the physician’s license to full privileges, free and clear of all restrictions; related to February 12, 2012 disciplinary action.
    • State: Iowa
    • Professional Misconduct (2/12/2012)
    • Action Taken: Probation Terminated (Ended)
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Iowa
    Less

Background Check

Why It Matters: Dr. Wolfe's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Neurology

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Corticobasal Degeneration
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

Education

  • Medical School
    Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine

    Graduated in 1984

  • Internship Hospital
    Des Moines Genl Hospital

    Completed in 1985

  • Residency Hospital
    Nassau Co Mc

    Completed in 1988

    New York Med College

    Completed in 1986

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

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

Specialties

  • Neurology

Procedures Performed

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

You've got options

We're finding other great Providers for you to consider.