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Fatty Lipoma Removal
adrianaparente@hotmail.com's Review of: Dr. Alan Engler, MD

Rating: 10.00 (out of 10)
Review Date:
March 27, 2013, 9:56 am


DOCTOR INFORMATION
Doctor Name:   Dr. Alan Engler, MD (My Profile)
City:
New York
State:   New York (NY)
Country:   United States
PATIENT INFORMATION
Reviewer:   adrianaparente@hotmail.com (Contact Me)
View My Before/After Photo Album(s):   None available
Did you get any procedure(s) done by this doctor?   Yes
Date of your procedure(s):   February 28, 2013
Procedure(s) I had done:   None
MY PERSONAL REVIEW
 

 

I have worked in the helping professions for 6 years as both a social worker and a therapist. I have also worked at the Omega Institute for Holistic Studies since 2006. During this time I have met many medical doctors, medical professionals, and alternative health practitioners, and I truly feel Dr. Engler is one of the best doctors I have ever met. He is a truly special person and I highly recommend him and his work.

I am a patient of Dr. Alan Engler; he removed a fatty lipoma from my forehead. I found my treatment by Dr. Engler to be very thorough and caring. Before the procedure he clearly explained what work he would be doing. The day of the procedure I felt very relaxed, safe, and well cared for. My follow up appointments were great. I was also shocked that the scar from the procedure was so minimal that I truly didn't even consider it a scar.

My mother was also a patient of Dr. Engler prior to me. In regard to her treatment, he was just as thorough and caring. She had a more extensive aesthetic procedure and is just as thrilled with her result. During her recovery at home we had called him a few times and he always returned our phone calls. He was very patient when giving us further instructions and support during her recovery.

Overall, I feel Dr. Engler is very competent and skillful doctor, as well as a very good-hearted person. He is generous with his time and attention and encourages patients to ask questions. He is also flexible and understanding. He is very sensitive and has a great sense of humor, too. His office is a warm and friendly environment with a caring staff. They return all phone calls and are always very kind and supportive. I always leave Dr. Engler's office feeling better and happier than when I arrived. I feel grateful to have had such a skillful, competent, and good-hearted doctor to work on my lipoma.
 
MY RATINGS IN DETAIL

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1 = Worst/Extremely dissatisfied
5 = Neutral
10 = Best/Extremely satisfied

My Results:
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Did your results meet or exceed your expectations?
  (10)
Medical Skills, Techniques & Knowledge:
Does your doctor have strong and up-to-date medical skills?
Does your doctor have good knowledge of techniques?
Were you well informed by the doctor?
  (10)
Accessibility:
Was doctor accessible and helpful during pre-op and post-op?
Is there good after business hours support?
Can doctor be reached by telephone?
Can doctor be reached by email?
  (10)
Personality:
Did the doctor make you feel comfortable?
Did the doctor take time to listen to your needs?
Did you feel rushed when trying to talk?
Was the doctor friendly and approachable?
Did the doctor show care and concern for you?
Does the doctor love being a doctor?
  (10)
Office & Support Staff, Nurses:
Was the office staff professional and well-mannered?
Was staff accessible and helpful during pre-op and post-op?
Was the office staff sensitive to your condition and needs?
Were your telephone/email messages given to the doctor?
  (10)
Appointments, Waiting Time:
Was it easy to book an appointment?
Was doctor reasonably punctual with appointments?
How was the office waiting time?
  (10)
Price:
Do you feel the price of your procedure(s) was reasonable?
Does the doctor give financing options?
  (10)
Office & Surgical Facility:
Are the office and/or surgical facilities professional, clean, and well maintained?
Is the medical equipment up-to-date?
Is the office comfortable and the décor aesthetically pleasing?
Were you offered anything to drink?
  (10)
Recommending This Doctor:
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