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Mary E. Hjelm, ARNP
4.7 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Special Interests
General ear, nose and throat; sinusitus; ear infections; and cerumen impactations
Personal Information
Spending time with family and kayaking.
Clinical Experience
Otolaryngology, Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)
Board Certifications
National Certification Corporation (NCC)
Education and Professional Achievements
ARNP, UC Davis, Los Angeles, 1993
Professional Activities and Awards
Member, Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head-Neck Nurses
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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Would recommend provider
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.8 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.6 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
4.7 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
4.7 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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July 2018
*Mary Hjelm is a nurse practitioner that has a lot of confidence and is very professional.
June 2018
She was efficient, articulate, helpful, and friendly.
June 2018
*Mary was great. She got me early and took care of my issue quickly and very efficiently. She was very friendly and very knowledgeable. I would highly recommend her.
June 2018
Very through and helpful.
May 2018
May 2018
Mary was awesome - she made me feel at ease and was very personable!
May 2018
I see *Mary yearly for removal of ear wax. She is always very professional, takes care of wax removal quickly.
May 2018
Care provider was professional and courteous.
February 2018
I thought Mary was very thorough and helpful.
February 2018
Took good care of me for me being there for the first time.
January 2018
Mary provided the exact service I requested
January 2018
I felt treated like a child NO details, easy dismissal of my needs Reprimands not needed.
December 2017
Mary has care for me in the utmost friendly & professional way. Very confident in her work, and at the same time "gentle". I recommend her highly. Takes time to know her patient need and addresses the problem carefully and with a gentle touch. 5. Explicit instructions.
December 2017
Mary Hjelm is an excellent provider who genuinely cares about my overall health. I feel fortunate to be able to see her.
November 2017
Mary Hjelm is the BEST! She´s cleaned out my ears twice now & I have recommended her to numerous friends who have the same issue I do. #10. I already have!
August 2017
Mrs. Hjelm is so good at ear cleaning. By far the best I have ever had. I told everyone to go to her.
July 2017
Mary Hjelm was an exceptional professional. I felt very confident in her care.
June 2017
Mary Hjelm is the best!!
May 2017
The nurse assistant was personal/friendly & did very good work. Mary is the best person I would go to for... Always friendly & _____.
April 2017
Mary Hjelm is always so wonderful with my son. She does a great job cleaning his ears and is so kind and gentle with him. He actually looks forward to seeing her because she does such a great job.
April 2017
ARNP Mary Hjelm always is efficient, and caring -
April 2017
Mary was excellent all around.
March 2017
She just seemed hurried. Very pleasant and knowledgeable, just too hurried.
February 2017
Mary Hjeim is excellent! Extra accommodating _____ my husband who is in a wheelchair.
February 2017
Mary is a world-class professional with remarkable competence & friendly charm. Mary is one reason we stay with VMMC.
January 2017
Mary Hjelm is the best
January 2017
All good.