Dr. Robert Wertz II, MD

Dr. Robert Wertz II, MD

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Dr. Robert Wertz II, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Allentown, PA. He has been practicing for 27 years.

OAA Orthopaedic Specialists

250 Cetronia Rd Fl 2

Allentown, PA 18104
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain
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Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Rhizotomy
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Lancaster Gen Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Penn St University Hp M S Hershey Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Va Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wertz II has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wertz II's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wertz II to family and friends
3.6
based on 22 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Wertz II's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Macungie |
I really like Dr Wertner. He always greets you with a smile. I trust his opinions and I never have to wait long in the office.
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Allentown PA |
I never got to see Dr. words. I went through all of the work and signing of documents to get my records transferred to the office that was so urgently requested. I was told he would review my case once the records were rec'd. Today I got a phone call saying he would not even review my records...more
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Weatherly, PA |
I would have given Dr. Wertz 3 stars, but it seems that all orthopedic docs are fixated upon shooting cortisone into your back to solve back issues. The good doctor was very attentive and seemed moderately interested in my case. However, when the cortisone shots did nothing for he advised to to...more
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in Boyertown |
I had previously seen an orthopedic group in Pottstown for lower back pain. After two injections I received no relief. I decided to search for a second opinion. I read through many reviews, and decided on Dr Wertz. I drove an hour to see Dr. Wertz. Dr Wertz reviewed my history and looked at my MRI,...more
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Whitehall, PA |
Calm, reassuring, knowledgable, confident
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wertz II accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Wertz II has admitting privileges

Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest
1200 S Cedar Crest Blvd
Allentown, PA 18103
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Lehigh Valley Hospital - 17th Street
1627 Chew St
Allentown, PA 18102
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Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg
2545 Schoenersville Rd
Bethlehem, PA 18017
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