Dr. Nicholas R. Birlew, DO

Dr. Nicholas R. Birlew, DO

Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy | Male | 66 years old

Dr. Nicholas Birlew has happily been a part of the Stockton Medical Community for over...Read more

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Dr. Nicholas Birlew has happily been a part of the Stockton Medical Community for over 27 years. During this time,...   Read More

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  • Osteopathic Manipulative Medicinenull
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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      3.4 based on 21 responses
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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      • Scheduling
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      Experience with Dr. Birlew
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (21)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Birlew's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (18)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        31 – 45 minutes (20)
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      in Lodi, CA |
      Dr. Billew was recommended by a fellow RN. I was positively impressed with his casual professionalism and knowledge-base! I'll recommend him to anyone that asks me if I know a really good physician and, will certainly return to his facility whenever I need treatment.
      in Stockton, CA |
      This "Dr." was recommended by a family member who's in the medical field. I'd brought an medical report to my initial appointment to be read & interpreted by Mr. Birlew. He picked up the report and then flippantly just dropped it in front of me without reading it. This experience.was unbelievably rude and unprofessional. I'll obviously be looking for another ph
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      Specialties

      • Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy
      • Adolescent Medicine
      • Men's Health Medicine
      • Urgent Care Medicine
      • Women's Health Medicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Anxiety
      • Arthritis
      • Depression
      • Diabetes
      • High Cholesterol
      • Hypertension
      • Injuries

      Procedures Performed

      • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
      • Immunization
      • Pap Smear
      • Physical Examination
      • Skin Biopsy
      • Well Baby Care

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for California.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

        Graduated in 1975

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Birlew's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy
      • Board certified in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Birlew's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Birlew

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Birlew's Care Philosophy

      Dr. Nicholas Birlew has happily been a part of the Stockton Medical Community for over 27 years. During this time, it has become a common knowledge that underneath the easy going, efficient and shockingly knowledgeable doctor is a true healer with a dedication to his patients that harkens back to an earlier time when the profession of medicine was still viewed as an art and sacred duty to patient and society.