Dr. W Gaertner, MD

Dr. W Gaertner, MD

Adult & Adolescent Psychiatry  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. W Gaertner, MD is an adult & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Henrico, VA. He graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Med In New Orleans New Orleans La in 1979 and specializes in adult & adolescent psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and more.Read his story

3721 Westerre Pkwy # 7F

Henrico, VA 23233

Contact Information

(804) 269-4916

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSmart
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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gaertner's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gaertner treats Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Gaertner treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Schizoaffective Disorder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gaertner treats Schizoaffective Disorder more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Gaertner treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Suicidal Ideation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gaertner treats Suicidal Ideation more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Gaertner treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

WHAT WE DO:
Gaertner Psychiatric PC is a full service inpatient and outpatient psychiatric medical practice serving Fredericksburg and Richmond, VA. Gaertner Psychiatric provides psychiatric treatment,  inpatient and o...

Specialties

  • Adult & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

  • 1983
    Ochsner Med Foundation
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1980
    Ochsner Med Foundation
    Internship Hospital
    1980
  • 1979
    Louisiana State University School Of Med In New Orleans New Orleans La
    Medical School
    1979
  • 1975
    Louisiana State Med School
    Fellowship Hospital
    1975

Dr. Gaertner's Reviews

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3.4

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You should know that your receiptionist told me despite my referral from a renowned PCP in the Spotsylvania area, and despite the fact I told her I’d been waiting weeks to get in and was in severe need of your help, your receptionist awkwardly said “sorry sweetie” and hung up on me. This was...Read More
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Our experience with Dr Gaertner and Elizabeth Wheatley and their staff has always been wonderful. The doctors are very caring and thorough. The staff is just as caring and thorough also. The staff works very long hard hours everyday and they have a positive impact on so many people that they help....Read More
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I wish I could give them ZERO stars. They dont deserve even one star. This is an absolutely horrific practice. They have some of the rudest and most condescending staff that we have ever encountered, in any medical / professional practice, ever. "Angie" at the front desk is a real piece of work....Read More
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Rude staff, incorrect Rx and numberous billing issues
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He is honest, and I personally sometimes change my medications back to what they were previously prescribed without telling Dr Gaertner and he never gets mad at me (unlike every other psychiatrist) because he knows I'm just trying to feel better and he doesn't just say oh well it's your fault you...Read More
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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers HMO
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Preferred PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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HealthSmart
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Advantage Plus
Choice
Choice Care
Choice Care HMO
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
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Medicaid
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Mary Washington Hospital

Fredericksburg, VA

Stafford Hospital

Stafford, VA

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