Dr. John Gietzen, DO

Dr. John Gietzen, DO

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. John Gietzen, DO is a family medicine specialist in Yuma, AZ and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Mi State Univ Coll Of Osteo Med in 1985 and specializes in family medicine and diabetes medicine.

2189 S Avenue A Ste A

Yuma, AZ 85364

Contact Information

(928) 276-4381

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
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Dr. Gietzen's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gietzen "Good health care is more than just a focus on symptoms. They may be both wellness and physical causes for what ails a person.We realize that your time is important and place a strong emphasis on timely visits and quickly addressing your concerns. We are open to education in whatever form it comes. Patients frequently expend great efforts to learn about their health through many sources. We respect this right and work with our patients to provide excellent health care."

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Diabetes Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

39  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Mi State Univ Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Riverside Osteo Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Sparrow Hospital Sparrow Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gietzen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gietzen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gietzen to family and friends
26 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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Dr. Gietzen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I have seen Dr Gietzen for 5yrs now and he always makes me feel great about the care i received from him. The girls are very nice specially Lindsey and Olly.
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He was good at first, then he became more and more disengaged with the patient process. Hired a high-schooler for his asst. Constant turnover on the front desk. No one would help if you had a simple quest. --Had no interest doing proper insurance coding--and wouldn't make corrections. --Their...more
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Dr Gietzen is very professional, knowledgeable, and takes the time to listen..He is an excellent Doctor...BUT his staff is absolutely horrible. Poor customer service. They never return calls, and when it comes to insurance information, I was not given the correct information numerous of times. I...more
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He is absolutely wonderful. He will take his time to explain everything from medications, different options, any questions. He truely cares about his patients. If you make a appointment and not a walk-in you'll wait maybe 10-15mins before being called back depending on how busy they are. His office...more
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Dr. Gietzen himself is good, but it's not worth it because of his staff. They used the wrong charge code when submitting the bill to the insurance, and it has been a nightmare trying to get them to fix it. What should have been a $6 copay has become a $400 bill and a ding on my credit. The...more
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