Dr. Marco N. Wen

Doctor (M.D.)

Location:
Seattle, Washington Map External Link
Gender:M
Specialty:Orthopedics / Sports
Website: orthopedicsinternationa... External Link
Practice: Orthopedics International Ltd
Hospital: Northwest Hospital
Phone:206-323-1900
Med. School:Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Grad. Year: 1991

Answers Email: Unknown
Online Appt. Scheduling: N
Accepting New Patients:Y

Profile updated 21/10/13    Submit profile update    Subscribe to profile updates

Rating: 3.9 out of 5 (5 is best), based on 4 reviews. Dr. Marco N. Wen has a good overall rating on RateMDs.com. smile

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Orthopedics / Sports-related: hand surgery, arthritis surgery, knee surgery, back surgery, spine surgery, scoliosis, athletic injuries, sports injuries, sprained knees, back strains, broken bones, torn ligaments
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RID: 3635841
19/12/13 3 4 1 1 Diagnostics is very weak, while focusing on the main-track theories. Did not apply well to the actual condition. 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
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21/10/13 SYSTEM: First Name changed from "Marco" to "Marco N." 
RID: 1365811
17/02/11 5 5 5 5 I have a long history of back problems. Even traveling out of state for surgery in the past. I've also had many unsuccessful back injections until I was treated by Dr. Wen. He was even able to treat the right spot without a recent MRI (I'd had MRI's in the past but got claustrophobic on the last one the same day I was going to be treated by Dr. Wen and he said "Come in anyway" and it worked wonderfully. 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
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RID: 1349215
28/01/11 5 5 5 5 My name is Tom and I came to know Dr. Marco Wen through my Orthopedic specialist. When I first saw Dr.Wen, I could hardly walk because of my herniated disk between L4 L5. I also have a huge fear of needles. Before he took me into the procedure room, he explained to me the entire procedure and what to expect. I explained to him that I had other orthopedics recomend injections in the past but my biggest fear were needles. Especially a needle going in next to a sensitive sight like a disk. Not only was the procedure completely painless, it only took five minutes. I literally was able to stand upright for the first time in a very long time. The staff is incredible. I would also like to thank Nurse Todd in dealing with a coward like me. Dr. Wen is a exceptional physcian whose only concern is for the betterment of his patients under his care. Take it from a skeptic. He is the right choice if not the only choice for this procedure in the area. Thank you again to Dr Wen and Nurse Todd.  Respond
RID: 675671
28/08/08 4 3 4 5 My insurance company was First choice Health Administrators (FCHN) and was not listed above, but is a PPO of his. I was impresssed with his knowledge of back pain issues including my fractured vertebrae. His procedures were helpful, he is a physician and surgeon. He performed two cortisol injections and a rhizotomy. Both were conducted very professionally and his staff were kind and accomodating. He even waived my 20% co-insurance for the expensive rhizotomy, saving me over $1000! I'd recommend him to anyone experiencing orthopedic issues in the Seattle area. 
Paid (or co-pay): $1200
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