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Marcela I. Heinrich, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

146 Ratings

Marcela I. Heinrich, M.D.


Clinical Locations

Pediatrics - Westgate

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New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-774-0710
Department: 336-774-0710

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Education & Training

  • BS, Davidson College, 1991
  • MD, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 1996
  • , Residency, North Carolina Baptist Hospital, 1999

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics

NPI Number

  • 1871585083
Marcela I. Heinrich, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

146 Ratings

Marcela I. Heinrich, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care - Pediatrics

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Department: 336-774-0710

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Marcela I. Heinrich, M.D.

Marcela I. Heinrich, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care - Pediatrics

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Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

Marcela I. Heinrich, M.D.146 Ratings


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.


I am so elated to have found Dr. Heinrich! I was concerned with a number of things that were not handled to my satisfaction by a previous provider and Dr. Heinrich completely alleviated all concerns. I love how she uses research to back her practices. My husband and I look forward to her being our son's pediatrician for years to come.




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.


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


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


Speaks Spanish perfectly & is a good doctor -


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.


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.


Dr Heinrich is the best!


love Dr Heinrich!


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.


I already recommended to others this place


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.


we love Dr. Heinrich


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.


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


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


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


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


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.


best dr ever


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.


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

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