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About Dr. John W Floberg

Dr. John W Floberg, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Saint Paul, MN, with other offices in New Richmond, WI and Minneapolis, MN . He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Floberg is affiliated with Allina Health Regina Hospital, St Joseph's Hospital and St John's Hospital. He speaks English.

Dr. Floberg has received 2 awards.

Rating Overview

28 Ratings with 8 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John W Floberg is Great. Dr. John W Floberg has been rated by 28 patients. From those 28 patients 8 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John W Floberg is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

Locations

Dr. John W Floberg has 3 locations

get directions UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA PHYSICIANS ST PAUL NEUROLOGY
360 Sherman St Ste 350
Saint Paul, MN 55102
get directions Westfields Hospital
535 Hospital Rd
New Richmond, WI 54017
get directions UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA MEDICAL CENTER
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

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Specialties

Dr. John W Floberg has the following 2 specialties

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. John W Floberg has the following 9 expertise

  • Epilepsy
  • Headache
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Stroke
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Electromyography

Reviews

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Failure to Communicate. Lack of Respect.

Arrogant, argumentative, confrontational. Uncooperative. Would not admit that he was unfamiliar with a 'possible' diagnosis already made by numerous others. He chose to argue the subject matter with me make me go through a huge battery of exams that I had already gone through. Pages of notes, findings, and conclusions already given to him. Had to come back a second visit where he still would not agree and chose to send me to a different Dr. who was more familiar with the subject. He could have learned something from me about my years of experience with it. Instead he argued and wasted my time before he would admit only off handedly that he didn't know the subject.

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Asking for a diagnosis of (Stiff Person Syndrome)

I would NEVER recommend this doctor to anyone. He hadn't even reviewed my chart before I saw him. The information found within his visit summary was full of half-truths. He didn't even touch one of my muscles. He probably has never diagnosed demyelinating disease nor stiff person syndrome. before. He minimized the condition of my spine calling it "mild". My entire spine is degenerating, that is why I go to a pain clinic every three months. Was anxious to get my visit over with. Then on top of this, his staff faxed me a copy of his report without calling me first. All I had asked for was a copy of my appointment confirmation for keeping track of my medical absences. Not only that, he sent a copy of this bogus report to my Internist and current Neurologist. Don't go to this doctor. It is a waste of your time.

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Five Stars

Dr Floberg was so kind and caring during my visits. He helped set up additional screening, took my concerns seriously, and helped find answers to all my question. The staff in the clinic are open and friendly. I have never had to wait more than 5 mins past my appointment time to be seen, usually called back early!!

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One Star

His diagnosis was way off--he caused untold suffering by prescribing a drug that was not needed. He missed three key diagnoses found by a subsequent neurologist, and the diagnosis he gave was inaccurate. He did no further neurological testing to affirm or deny what he diagnosed at the beginning. I would not recommend him to anyone!

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Five Stars

Dr. Floberg is a very knowledgeable neurologist in regards to headaches and the different ways to treat them. He was able to get me in extremely quickly, was very patient, and explained everything extremely well. Additionally, he returns calls in a very expedient manner and has a great memory when recalling past patient history.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Floberg is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    35 Years Experience

  • University Of Minnesota Medical School

    Graduated in 1983

  • Hennepin County Medical Center

    Residency

  • Dr. John W Floberg Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota
    • BCBS MN Blue Cross Accord
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • HealthPartners - MN
    • HealthPartners MN CareChoices
    • HealthPartners MN CentraChoice
    • HealthPartners MN Distinctions II
    • HealthPartners Open Access
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medica
    • Medica Fairview and N Memorial Vantage
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Preferred One
    • Preferred One PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Medica Choice
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
  • WPS
    • WPS Group

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