Dr. John Halfen, MD

Dr. John Halfen, MD

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Age 68
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Dr. John Halfen, MD is a family medicine specialist in Staples, MN and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University of Mn Med Sch in 1975 and specializes in family medicine and geriatric medicine.

49725 County 83

Staples, MN 56479

Contact Information

(218) 894-1515

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative
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Dr. Halfen's Experience

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Dr. Halfen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Geriatric Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

240  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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

  • Univ of Minnesota
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Mn Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • N Meml Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • N Meml Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Halfen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Halfen's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Halfen to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Halfen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Waiting for over an hour in the waiting room, over half an hour in the exam room. Spent less than 10 minutes with him. All doctors seem to be overbooked at Lakewood. They run you through like cattle, and they're so busy, they don't have time to care about anything but getting through the next...more
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