Dr. Alan Gruenefeldt MD Patient Reviews

  • Family Medicine Auburn, CA

Overall Rating

3.5
  • 12 patient ratings
  • 4 comments

Last 12 months:

5.0 (+ 1.5)

12 Patient Reviews

  • Excellent
    42%
  • Great
    8%
  • Good
    8%
  • Poor
    25%
  • Bad
    17%
  • Friendly Staff
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  • Spends Time With Patients
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  • Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
  • Easy Appointments
  • Wait Time 7.5 minutes
  • Appropriate Followup

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5.0 of 5
November 16th, 2016
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5 minutes
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One of the best Doctors i have ever had. He did a follow up call himself and not his staff. He listens and explains things to me if i need him to. for me He's great.
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5.0 of 5
June 8th, 2016
I currently have Kaiser because of the cost. My husband and I have decided, after the black hole of medical non-attention that we have consistently gotten from Kaiser, to do anything humanly possible to get Dr. G to take us back. He is the best doctor I've had since moving to Northern California.
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2.3 of 5
November 26th, 2013
Outdated and uninterested
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I've been seen by Dr. Gruenfeldt for over 10 years. I am a type 1 diabetic and he does not listen to anything, he does not thoroughly check things. I have had 3 recent problems with Dr. Gruenfeldt, he made a mistake on insulin I needed and called in the wrong one, I had a diabetic episode where my husband and I though I was dieing. Another recent mistake was he had prescribed me depicote for bipolar and proceeded to ask me who prescribed it to me and that I shouldn't be on it, when he was the one to prescribe me it. Along with that he never informed me to get my liver checked (every 6 months) which is what you are supposed to do if on depicote, I later found this out from another doctor. Dr. Gruenfeldt also told me to see a psychiatrist for my bipolar but never gave me a referral which again I found out from another doctor he is supposed to do, he also told me there was nothing he could do for my bipolar and he would not see me for bipolar anymore.
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2.3 of 5
June 22nd, 2012
Distracted
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10.0 minutes
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Dr Gruenfeldt sometimes forgets that we are there either because we are ill or we are concerned for our health. He seems to want to fill the time with chit-chat about vacations and does not encourage conversation about health and medical issues. He could improve his practice 100% by just asking his patients if they have any other question or concerns.
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5.0 of 5
November 7th, 2016
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4.0 of 5
November 4th, 2015
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1.0 of 5
January 28th, 2015
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3.7 of 5
December 1st, 2014
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2.3 of 5
July 23rd, 2014
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5.0 of 5
August 1st, 2011
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10.0 minutes
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5.0 of 5
July 16th, 2009
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5.0 minutes
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1.0 of 5
March 23rd, 2009
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