Dr. Patti Wheeler, MD

Dr. Patti Wheeler, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Patti Wheeler, MD is a family medicine specialist in Highlands, NC and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in family medicine.

209 Hospital Dr Ste 104

Highlands, NC 28741

Contact Information

(828) 526-4346

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Wheeler's Experience

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Dr. Wheeler'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
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

240  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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 Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Mountain Area Health Ed Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wheeler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wheeler's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wheeler to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Wheeler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Had my second appt. with her practice. Had to wait 30+ mins and was not even seen - at least I did not have to wait an hour this time. Have heard good things about the practice, but as I am used to military care, find it severely lacking. Wish they had had the forethought to inform me my procedure...more
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Dr. Wheeler is wonderful. Very caring and knowledgeable. Takes time to listen.Would highly recommend her to family and friends. Just wish her staff was half as caring. Referring to the nurse who simply will NOT return calls in a timely manner. 4 calls and a week later and still no response. Not...more
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Dr. Wheeler is a doctor that cares! She goes above and beyond when caring for my family and always explains things in a way that make it easy to understand!
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My wife and I have been patients since 2012. Dr. Wheeler has been exceptional. She is extremely knowledgeable, and she takes time to discuss conditions and treatment to ensure that we understand. Her staff is also very professional and caring. We have been pleased to recommend Dr. Wheeler (Dr....more
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