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    Vickie Winkler

    Vickie L. Winkler, M.D.

    Family Medicine

    (Board Certified)
    Accepting new patients

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    Westside Clinic
    1301 Mission Street
    Santa Cruz, California 95060
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    (831) 458-6300 

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    Medical Affiliation(s)

    Education & Training

    Medical education:
    Medical College of Wisconsin, WI, 1995
    Natividad Medical Center, CA, 1996
    Natividad Medical Center, CA, 1998


    Family Medicine

    Additional Information

    Full-spectrum family medicine that includes the care of newborns, children, adolescents, adults and geriatrics; gynocologic procedures such as pap smears and IUD insertion/removal; sports medicine

    Spoken Languages


    Community Activities

    American Academy of Family Physicians, California Medical Association

    Personal Interests

    Dr. Winkler enjoys spending time with her husband and two children -- they like to travel and surf together. She also enjoys playing volleyball.

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    Philosophy of Care

    I enjoy family practice because I find it rewarding to treat whole families and multiple generations of a family. I enjoy engaging my patients in discussions regarding their health care, allowing them an opportunity to share in the decision process. I spend time understanding my patients' needs and desires and we work together as a team toward managing preventive care, chronic illness issues and treatments.

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