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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Vanderheiden, Family Practitioner is Good. Dr. Vanderheiden has been reviewed by 23 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Skin Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Vanderheiden graduated from University of North Texas, Fort Worth. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
South Side
Family Practitioner
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Corpus Christi, TX
Family Practitioner
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Vanderheiden has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Cristi-Sh 
  • Corpus Christi Medical Center-Heart Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. David Loyd Vanderheiden DO is a male Family Practitioner, has 23 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. David L. Vanderheiden practice?
Dr. David Vanderheiden has 1 office location.
Dr. David Vanderheiden practices Family Medicine near Corpus Christi, TX.
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