Marcela I. Heinrich, M.D.

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Marcela I. Heinrich, M.D.

Marcela I. Heinrich, M.D.


Community Physicians

Physician Rating

4.9 out of 5

146 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.

  • 1/24/2018

    fantastic physician! she's very kind to myself and Landon. I feel 100 percent confident with my son in her care. we're very blessed to have dr H.

  • 1/19/2018

    *Dr. Heinrich is one of the best pediatricians I have come across since having children. Her care is outstanding.

  • 1/11/2018

    Dr. Heinrich is an incredible doctor. She cares for the whole person and embodies the art and science of medicine. I fully trust her with the care of my daughter and highly recommend her

  • 12/28/2017

    Speaks Spanish perfectly & is a good doctor -

  • 12/19/2017

    Very confident in Dr Heinrich as she throrougly reviews circumstances every time we visit her. She takes her time and makes sure she hadn't missed anything before making diagnosis or recommendation for further testing.

  • 12/17/2017

    Dr. Heinrich has been my doctor since I was an infant. She knows my medical history. She knows me as a person. She always gives her time in an unhurried manner, listens, and then explains any treatment that is needed. She is always friendly and informative. This was my last visit since I am now an adult. I wish that I could have her as my family doctor.

  • 10/31/2017

    Dr Heinrich is the best!

  • 10/30/2017

    love Dr Heinrich!

  • 10/17/2017

    Dr Heinrich is hands down the best pediatrician! She takes the time to listen, give advice, is great interacting with my daughter, is so knowledgeable and willing to help me ensure my daughter has everything she needs medically.

  • 10/11/2017

    I already recommended to others this place

  • 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.


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