Marcela I. Heinrich, M.D.

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Marcela I. Heinrich, M.D.

Marcela I. Heinrich, M.D.


Community Physicians

Physician Rating

4.8 out of 5

154 Ratings

Contact Information

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  • Department: 336-774-0710

  • Fax: 336-774-0707


  • American Association of Pediatrics

  • American Medical Association

  • NPI: 1871585083

Education & Training

  • BS

    1991 - Davidson College

  • MD

    1996 - Wake Forest University School of Medicine

  • 1999 - Residency: North Carolina Baptist Hospital

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics


Research Contact Information

  • Department: 336-774-0710

  • Fax: 336-774-0707

All Publications

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Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
CP efforts to include in decisions
CP explanations of prob/condition
CP spoke using clear language
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
Likelihood of recommending CP
Patients' confidence in CP
Time CP spent with patient
Wait time at clinic

Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

  • 9/28/2017

    Dr. Heinrich is the absolute best! Although she isn't my son's regular provider, she was very knowledgeable about his medical history and very thorough with explaining her plan for resolving the medical issue that we were there for. I was so happy to have had her see us on such short notice.

  • 9/26/2017

    we love Dr. Heinrich

  • 9/10/2017

    Dr. Heinrich has seen my daughter since birth (11.5 years), she is excellent in every way! The best pediatrician I could possibly have for my daughter! So blessed to have her for the care of my children.

  • 8/29/2017

    Outstanding clinician who engages and relates to my daughter very well. An asset to the Wake Forest community!

  • 8/2/2017

    Dr. Heinrich is a first rate pediatrician. I cannot say enough positive things about her care.

  • 7/31/2017

    She goes above and beyond what is expected. She provides outstanding care.

  • 7/20/2017

    *Dr. Heinrich has been Isabel's doctor for the last 14 years and she is excellent.

  • 7/12/2017

    Dr. Heinrich is such a caring doctor, and very on-point with issues for my son. She takes the time to understand my concerns and always offers appropriate solutions. I can't speak highly enough of her skills and knowledge and the quality of care she provides. She is a blessing.

  • 6/7/2017

    best dr ever

  • 4/28/2017

    We absolutely love Dr Heinrich and the Staff at Westgate Pediatrics. We have been going her for 14 years and have recommended many family and friends to them. The staff is always friendly, the doctors explain things to the children as well as the parents. I love that they call and check on my kids after they have been there and are feeling ill. It is like we are apart of a family and not just being seen by a doctors office. We live in Greensboro and drive to Winston to see them because they are great. All the doctors work as a team and the nurses remember us and call my kids by name even we they are not the ones treating them. The front office staff is always friendly and ask about all the kids when we come in not just the one that is being seen. Westgate Pediatrics is the epitome of Exceptional Care and going above and beyond.

  • 4/26/2017

    DOCTOR Heinrich is fantastic. Caring, great listener, good communicator, respectful of kids.

  • 4/17/2017

    Dr. Heinrich is the BEST! So thankful to have her as the provider for both of my children since birth.

  • 3/27/2017

    This visit especially *Dr. Heinrich seemed rushed and with limited time/attention for the patient at hand.

  • 3/21/2017

    Dr. Heinrich spoke to me by phone once my son and his father were in the exam room. She happily spoke to me concerning my son's visit.

  • 3/19/2017

    Dr. Heinrich is the greatest. My daughter has been seeing her since birth and is now 17. My son has also been seeing her since birth and is now 12. We love Dr. Heinrich and she is very concerned for their health and well being. I love her honest opinion. I recommend her to others. She is the best!!!!

  • 2/14/2017

    excellent physician and courteous staff

  • 2/2/2017

    Excellent, committed and compassionate provider. Wonderful approach to children.

  • 1/17/2017

    She worked hard to get my child comfortable with being at "the doctor's office"

  • 1/16/2017

    Dr. Heinrich is an amazing doctor. We love her!

  • 1/13/2017

    Dr Heinrich is the best pediatrician and provides top notch care every single time.

  • 1/5/2017

    *Dr. Heinrich is the best overall physician our family has EVER encountered.

  • 11/30/2016

    Dr. Heinrich is an amazing pediatrician. I am so glad my girls have had her since we moved to town. She is calm, competent and does not jump into ordering unnecessary tests or medications.

  • 11/29/2016

    Dr Heinrich is such an amazing doctor! She genuinely cares about our daughter and makes every effort to stay up to date with all of our other providers concerns! She followed up with me on her day off to check on how my daughter was doing! She is the best!

  • 11/29/2016

    *Dr. Heinrich is an excellent pediatrician. I prefer her over any.

  • 11/29/2016

    *Dr. Heinrich is an excellent doctor: I prefer her care for my children than any other pediatrician.


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