Dr. Monroe Whitman III MD Patient Reviews

  • Vascular Surgery Arlington, WA

Overall Rating

3.8
  • 11 patient ratings
  • 5 comments

Last 12 months:

5.0 (+ 1.2)

11 Patient Reviews

  • Excellent
    64%
  • Great
    9%
  • Good
    0%
  • Poor
    0%
  • Bad
    27%
  • Friendly Staff
  • Promptness
  • Wait Time 11.9 minutes
  • Spends Time With Patients
  • Bedside Manner
  • Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
  • Easy Appointments
  • Appropriate Followup

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5.0 of 5
June 15th, 2012
Just Perfect
Wait time
10.0 minutes
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I thought Dr Whitman was very professional and polite so was his staff. I didn't have the words to thank him for actually saving my life. I just hope if I ever have to have any other surgery he is still around.
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1.0 of 5
February 11th, 2012
butcher
Wait time
15.0 minutes
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I went to see him for a cancerous tumor - he mixed my chart up with another woman, he took out more lymph nodes than promised (even though medically they didn't need to be removed) leaving me with more pain and scarring than needed and his bedside manner was atrocious! He made an already stressful time much worse!
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1.0 of 5
October 6th, 2010
Wait time
15.0 minutes
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never again
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5.0 of 5
June 2nd, 2010
Not So Bad After All
Wait time
5.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
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Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
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I read the review before this one and was apprehensive about going to see Dr Whitman. However, since my insurance was only willing to pay for me to visit him I figured, "Hey, some care is better than no care." My experience was completely the opposite of the above review. My wait time was less than 5 minutes, Dr Whitman was kind and professional, and I felt completely at ease with his expertise on my vascular issue. I knew that I was in good hands. As for his bedside manner, while he may not have been a cream-puff in that area, he was very honest and direct and told me what I needed to do if I wanted to be free of my vascular problems (which was to lose weight). He prescribed some compression panty hose for me and it has worked wonders for my leg which had been giving me lots of problems. I am very happy that I went to see this doctor and I look forward to having a follow-up visit with him. The previous review reminded me of an old business axiom that says that if you please one customer, they will tell one person but if you displease a customer, they will tell twenty. I for one am very pleased with Dr Whitman.
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1.0 of 5
October 11th, 2009
NEEDS TO CONSIDER RETIREMENT!
Wait time
25.0 minutes
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Dr Whitman has a very poor bedside manner. He doesn't spend a lot of time with you and didn't seem to know any of the newer techniques/ procedures that are available now for pts. He also was very vocal in his personal negative views of other physicians- which turned me off. I never went back. The staff is also rude- and made it seem like I was such an inconvenience. Find another doctor.
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5.0 of 5
October 27th, 2016
Wait time
10 minutes
Easy Appointment
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Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
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5.0 of 5
April 29th, 2016
Easy Appointment
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Friendly Staff
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Appropriate Follow-up

5.0 of 5
August 23rd, 2015
Wait time
10 minutes
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Friendly Staff
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Appropriate Follow-up

5.0 of 5
May 28th, 2015
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4.0 of 5
March 4th, 2015
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5.0 of 5
July 18th, 2012
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5.0 minutes
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