Dr. John Robertson Sr., DO

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Dr. John Robertson Sr., DO

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Family Medicine | Male

Robertson/Abad Family Medicine 1478 W Main St, Newark, OH 43055 Get Directions
(740) 366-1648

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Dr. Robertson Sr. specializes in Family Medicine and practices in Newark, OH. He practices at 1 location.

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Dr. Robertson Sr.'s Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Robertson Sr. to family and friends
3.1
based on 35 total surveys (6 with reviews)
Dr. Robertson Sr.'s Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (6)
43055 |
Try calling and making an appointment, I was on hold for 18 minutes, mind you I was "2nd in line to speak with a rep". Then, I needed to talk to Nurse Bates for a family concern and that was an additional 10 minutes and I didn't even get to speak with her, I got to speak with her helper who started out very assertive and basically rude until I had to be assertive and make this woman understand the reasoning behind my call. I will never recommend this practice to anyone.
in Newark, Ohio |
Dr. Robertson is way overbooked and you end up sitting in the waiting room and exam room for quite a long while before being seen. Also, he is not very specific when it comes to diagnosing issues and is very difficult to get to prescribe medications. Trying to get orders/xrays sent to specialists is terrible. His nurse is one of the worst I have ever dealt with. You have to leave messages when you call and she hardly ever returns patient calls.
in Newark, OH |
If you enjoy having to repeat everything to at least three different nurses, assistants and the doctor you will like this office. The front desk lady is rude and told me that since I did not want to see the nurse practitioner then I would just run out of my maintenance rx because I could not see the doctor for at least two weeks! Phone calls left on the dr voicemail are rarely returned even when you call multiple times and request a call back. After 10 years with him, we have had enough.
in Thornville, Ohio |
Dr. Robertson and his nurses are friendly. I'm not a fan of his nurse practitioner and his office staff is rude. I'm not at all happy and looking for a new family doctors office.
in Newark, OH |
My only complaint with Dr. Robertson's office is that he seems to have a very heavy patient load, so that it is often a long wait to see him (sometimes a week even for an acute illness). He recently added a nurse practitioner to the practice, to alleviate this problem. However, his office staff is consistently respectful and friendly, and Dr. Robertson himself is extraordinarily thorough and caring. He takes time to listen to me, and to explain conditions or treatments thoroughly.
in Newark, OH |
talks more than he listens. Does not aggressively diagnose issues. Leaves you with the same symptoms, no diagnosis and no hope to correct. Also leaves me looking for a new doctor. The sad part is there is a good doctor at the same office but I am told I cannot switch to him as a patient. Apparently it happens too much. always in a hurry! This doctor is running a patient mill here... how many can I fit in an hour!
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Dr. Robertson Sr.'s experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Family Medicine
  •  Board certified in Family Practice
  •  Malpractice claims in Ohio not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Family Practice

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Education

  • Medical School
    Ohio Univ College Of Osteo Med

    Graduated in 2001

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Family Medicine

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