Dr. Rodolfo Protacio, MD

Dr. Rodolfo Protacio, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  

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Dr. Rodolfo Protacio, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He specializes in internal medicine, family medicine, and more.Read his story

California Primary Health Care

710 S Central Ave Ste 330

Glendale, CA 91204
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • HealthCare Partners
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of California
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Protacio's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Protacio "Since 1996, Dr. Protacio has been dedicated to providing patients with personalized care and treatment through his private practice at California Primary Health Care in Glendale.Dr. Protacio graduated from the Manila Central University-College of Medicine in Caloocan City, Rizal, Philippines in 1977. After several years of practicing medicine in the Philippines, Dr. Protacio moved to the US. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Martin Luther King, Jr. Multi-Service Ambulatory Care Center in Los Angeles and has been practicing medicine for more than 20 years in the US and about 40 years in total. He specializes in internal medicine and he received his CA State Medical License in 1991.Dr. Protacio is affiliated with several hospitals including Glendale Adventist Medical Center and Glendale Memorial Hospital & Health Center. In addition to English, Dr. Protacio also speaks Tagalog and some Spanish."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Protacio "My mission is to provide preventative care and control of chronic conditions for all the patients that my staff and I serve. I want to make sure that all of our patients understand their health conditions, medications, our plan on how we can further improve their health and the assurance that we will be available to our patients' needs 24/7. We embrace our patients as our family. There is an open line of communication, concern, respect and care."

3  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • General Medical Practice

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Protacio does not have any board certifications listed.

167  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Manila Central University-Filemon D Tanchoco Foundation, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Multi-Service Ambulatory Care Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Protacio has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Protacio has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Protacio's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Protacio to family and friends
16 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Protacio's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I don’t know why my wife keeps going to this Doctor, we set an appointment and we still wait over 2 hours to see him if we get to see him. Lately we just see one of the Nurse Practitioners that work for him because they can’t work at a hospital or at a real medical office. My kids argued with his...more
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I can't reach them for days. They sent my scripts to the wrong pharmacy. They set an appointment for me which I waited for in the waiting room for 45 min passed my appointment time, then told me after I sat in the exam room for another 45 min that they needed blood work (which they never told me...more
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We apologize we could not meet your expectation in your last visit and we appreciate your feedback. We have since taken steps to improve the appointment scheduling. Aside from calling Dr. Protacio's office, you may now be able to request for an appointment online through an appointment request on our website.

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As of this writing, Feb. 21, 2017, the new medical office of Dr. Rodolfo Protacio, MD, located at the former Social Security office bldg along Central Av in Glendale, CA, speaks for a new image of Dr Protacio & his medical team & staffs. Dr. Protacio accepts constructive suggestions and criticism...more
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A good and knowledgeable doctor. He is my doctor for over 25 years now.
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Waiting time is 2+ hours. The doctor is always out with no backup. The office is not tidy.
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