Dr. Robert Wielenga, MD

Family MedicineMaleAge 54

Dr. Robert Wielenga, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Downey, CA and has over 28 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc medical school in 1993. He is affiliated with medical facilities Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and PIH Health Downey Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Wielenga to book an appointment.

Dr. Wielenga

Wielenga Medical

10835 New St Downey, CA 90241
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Review Highlight

"We have went to Dr. Wielenga for years and he is a great Doctor and we feel very comfortable talking about anything. He has always taken good care of our family."

- Long Beach, CASee more reviews

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  • Offers Telehealth
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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

1 disciplinary action Found
  • Multiple Categories (6/26/2019)View details
No malpractice claims found for California
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wielenga's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophagitis
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hydrocele
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Orchitis
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Overweight
  • Pap Smear
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Physical Examination
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyuria
  • Prostatitis
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Ringworm
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tension Headache
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Throat Pain
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tonsillitis
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Venous Compression
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing

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(562) 923-9100

Dr. Wielenga accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Priority Select-CA HMO
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Priority Select-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Priority Select-CA HMO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select-CA HMO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Priority Select-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Anthem Blue Cross
Power Select HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Health Net
Blue & Gold HMO
Employer Group HMO
Health Net PPO
SmartCare HMO
LACare
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
Optima Health
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO
United Healthcare

Dr. Wielenga's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wielenga

3.7

Based on 28 ratings

5 Stars
64.28571428571429%
(18)
4 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
(1)
1 Star
28.571428571428573%
(8)
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  • Trusted the provider's decisions (18)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (17)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (9)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (9)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (8)
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Dr. Wielenga is by far the best physician I have ever seen. He is both compassionate and knowledgeable. I highly recommend him!
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Apr 23, 2019
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Dr. Wielenga and his staff always go over and beyond. I have never experienced a physician like him who truly cares and has been able to medically cure me.
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Apr 23, 2019
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My parents recive a good care from this group. Dr. Wielenga takes time for his patients and listen how really they feel or improve.
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Adela Camargo in South Gate, CA – Apr 12, 2017
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We have went to Dr. Wielenga for years and he is a great Doctor and we feel very comfortable talking about anything. He has always taken good care of our family.
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Long Beach, CA – Oct 14, 2016
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My family has been going to Dr Wielenga for many years. He is an outstanding doctor and very kind to his patients.....Highly recommend him to all................one of the very best.
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long beach, ca – Sep 21, 2016
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I've been seeing Dr.Wielenga for over 10 years, he's a caring dr. Who takes time to here your needs and is very thourall to make sure you are getting the best care for your needs!!! His staff is great they follow thru with refills and setting up appointments with specialist and insurance approvals.
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Wendy Crowell in Downey, CA – Aug 09, 2016
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Wielenga Medical, lead by Dr. Robert Wielenga, comprises of a total of three providers who are available to serve the healthcare needs of patients. It...Read more

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1996
Presbyn Hosp-USC Sch Med
Residency Hospital
1993
University of Southern California School of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1993
Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Robert Wielenga, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Wielenga has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Robert Wielenga, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Robert Wielenga, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Wielenga's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Robert Wielenga, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Wielenga frequently treats Abdominal Pain, Cough, and Vitamin B Deficiency. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Wielenga treats.

Where is Dr. Robert Wielenga, MD's office located?

Dr. Wielenga's office is located at 10835 New St, Downey, CA 90241. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Robert Wielenga, MD speak?

Dr. Wielenga speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Wielenga Medical

Wielenga Medical Building10835 New St Downey, CA 90241
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Wielenga is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center

Long Beach, CA

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

PIH Health Downey Hospital

Downey, CA

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

6 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)