Ratings for Dr. Andrew Woolfenden
I had been suffering with an undiagnosed condition for over 3 years and seen several specialists including 2 Neurologists. It took 2 visits and some test for Dr Woolfenden to figure out what was going on and give me some medicine which completely cured me. I am so grateful I was referred to him!
I saw Dr Woolfenden a few months ago for a problem I've had undiagnosed for years. He had no trouble figuring it out and confirmed the correct diagnosis with a quickly obtained MRI. The treatment he gave me cured the problem quickly. What an amazing Dr!!!
I got referred to Dr Woolfenden by my GP after being misdiagnosed by another neurologist. Dr. Woolfenden was amazing; diagnosed me correctly, put me on the right medication, saved my career and potentially my life. Fast-forward two years, I am now asymptomatic, medication free and forever thankful. - Dr. Henry Reis
I waited 8 months for this appointment and was really concerned that I would be rushed. Dr. Woolfenden was about 15 minutes late. BUT, once he came in he gave me his full attention and did not make me feel rushed at all. He explained the reasons for my symptoms and suggested lifestyle changes to help reduce the incidences going forward. He also explained the tests that I could have and how he was satisfied with the results of the CT scan. I felt positive managing my symptoms going forward, but he said to just call and come back anytime if the symptoms worsen. His assistant, Nicola, was also very nice.
Finally after all these years and doctors I've seen, someone cares! Can't thank Dr. Woolfenden and his staff enough. This guy got the ball rolling, sent me to another specialist and I already have an MRI appointment this summer!
I will probably die before I see him. Nobody returns calls, fast staff turnover, staff not concerned about lost medical files. Unless you physicall show up in their office they wont talk to you or return your calls. I left 10+ over a one year period. They cancel your appointments one week prior and lie it is because drWoolfwnden' started leaving earlier. Lie - I showed up and someone else was there for my cancelled appt that I was waiting on for a year. I'm symptomatic with new stmptoms- had to permanently stop working, probably due to existing tumor growth. Nobody there cares or responds.
poor. wrong file twice. i had onset of severe nerve problems and wound up in Emerg. he did not ever return anyone's page or calls. Now I have a new neurologist who is actually ordering tests and looking into my symptoms instead of telling me dismisisively that they are 'no big deal.'
I saw Dr Woolfenden as a second opinion after seeing a very good but stumped Neurologist in Vancouver. Dr Woolfenden quickly diagnosed my problem, confirmed it with an an MRI within a week (wow), arranged for emergent treatment, and spent a lot of time discussing my situation with me and my family. He saw me regularly in follow-up until I was on my way to a full recovery. Thankfully I was sent to him. He really saved my life and got me through a very difficult time
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