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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Thomas Whelan is Excellent. Dr. Whelan has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Thomas Whelan, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Acute Renal Failure (Acute Kidney Failure)
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias

Education & Awards

Dr. Whelan graduated from University of Cincinnati. He has 4 awards.

Outsatnding Service Award Eastern Virginia Medical School
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Whelan has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Sentara Norfolk Genl Hosp 
  • Sentara Leigh Hospital 


  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Thomas Vincent Whelan MD is a male Internist, has 32 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.
Where does Dr. Thomas V. Whelan practice?
Dr. Thomas Whelan has 6 office locations.
Dr. Thomas Whelan practices Internal Medicine and Nephrology near Norfolk, VA.
See Norfolk Internists and Norfolk Nephrologists.