Dr. Nicholas Wetjen, MD

Emergency Medicine  |  
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Age 44
(5)
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Dr. Nicholas Wetjen, MD
Dr. Nicholas Wetjen, MD is an emergency medicine doctor who practices in Rochester, MN. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 17 years. Dr. Wetjen is affiliated with Mayo Clinic Methodist Hospital and Mayo Clinic Hospital - Saint Mary's Campus.

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905

Contact Information

(507) 284-2511

Dr. Nicholas Wetjen, MD

Dr. Nicholas Wetjen, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Dr. Wetjen's Experience

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

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Neurosurgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine**
  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
23

Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

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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

  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wetjen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wetjen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wetjen to family and friends
4.2
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Wetjen's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Cranberry Township, PA |
Dr. Wetjen performed my son's epilepsy surgery which was very successful. My son has had over a dozen surgeries at other hospitals and this was the absolute best experience from consultation to surgery to follow up.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wetjen accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Wetjen has admitting privileges

Mayo Clinic Hospital - Saint Mary's Campus
1216 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902
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Mayo Clinic Methodist Hospital
201 W Center St
Rochester, MN 55902
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