Dr. Robert Follweiler, DO

Dr. Robert Follweiler, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male
(17)
Save
Dr. Robert Follweiler, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Estero, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from At Still University Health Sciences/Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2001 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

10201 Arcos Ave Ste 206

Estero, FL 33928

Contact Information

(239) 992-3117

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Follweiler

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Pelvic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Follweiler'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

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Follweiler does not have any board certifications listed.

109  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
Less
Read Less

62  Procedures

Less
Read Less

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • At Still University Health Sciences/Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Follweiler has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Follweiler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Follweiler does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Follweiler and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Follweiler's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Follweiler to family and friends
17 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Follweiler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Follweiler is the most caring and gifted surgeon I have ever encountered. I have never thought twice about returning to him for a second injury due to his knowledge. I have referred friends to him because of my trust in him. Even his staff is exceptional. From his P.A. Chris, to the Nurses...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Knee replacement 2+ years ago. 71 y.o. Doing stairs, returned to cycling, swimming, and gym. No pain. Must dedicate self to proper rehab. Thank you Dr Follweiler. Gerry Karpf
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr Follweiler did my shoulder surgery one year ago. Everything went smoothly, he kept me informed each step along the way, was sympathetic to my pain (of course there will always be pain) and was friendly and approachable. His assistant, Chris Muniz, was also excellent and I cannot see any of the...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Follweiler was incredibly respectful and kind. Both of the times I went in for an appointment he was extremely helpful, and always he was clear in explaining medical information. I highly recommend Dr. Follweiler, he is an excellent doctor.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I was having horrible pain with my knee and was scheduled to leave town to care for a family member after brain surgery.He performed surgery on my knee on a day he does not do surgery. He performed my surgery prior to going to his office to see patients. I didn't know there was a doctor like him...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Follweiler
Are you Dr. Follweiler?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Orthopedic Sports Medicine
(66)
Orthopedic Sports Medicine
(155)
Orthopedic Surgery
(170)
Orthopedic Surgery
(147)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(100)
Orthopedic Surgery
(44)
Orthopedic Surgery
(71)
Orthopedic Surgery
(42)
Orthopedic Surgery
(67)
Orthopedic Arthroscopy
(267)