Dr. John Winikates, MD

Dr. John Winikates, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
(10)
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Dr. John Winikates, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Columbus, IN and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from State University Of New York At Stony Brook in 1978 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

1655 N Gladstone Ave Ste C

Columbus, IN 47201

Contact Information

(812) 376-3100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Winikates performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Restless Leg Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Polyneuropathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Winikates's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

93  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • State University Of New York At Stony Brook
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Winikates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Winikates' Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Winikates to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Winikates' 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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

DR Winikates is okay, but when you call to get a refill or schedule anything, his assistant won't answer the phone or return your call until you call at least 3 times or call main office and explain to them what is going on.
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There aren't very many neurologists in town, and so I would recommend this doctor only if someone was unwilling to go to the Indianapolis area. I waited two months to see him, and an hour in the exam room. He was dismissive, aloof and did not show empathy. I won't be back. I really like his staff,...more
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Excellent Doctor, very happy and would recommend him to everyone who needs a doctor that listens and explains the issues you are dealing with.
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