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    Vickie Winkler

    Vickie L. Winkler, M.D.

    Family Medicine

    (Board Certified)
    Not Accepting new patients
    Only accepting newborns and spouse, partner or dependent children (under 21 years old) of established patients

    Offers My Health Online

    Westside Center
    1301 Mission Street
    2nd Floor
    Santa Cruz, California 95060
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    (831) 458-6300 

    Professional Interests

    Family Medicine
    After-hours availability, Cholesterol management, Contraception, Diabetes, Geriatric issues, IUD insertions and removal, LGBT health care, Menopause care, Preventive care, Sports medicine, Travel medicine, Well-child and infant care, Women's health

    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.

    Physician Web Link



    Developmental Questionnaires (for children ages 0-11): You can save time by submitting forms through My Health Online's child proxy access feature. Or print and complete the age appropriate well-child form at home.

    Adult Health History Form: Bring your completed Adult Health History Form (.pdf) to your next physical exam.
    New Patient Health History (PDF, 845kb)
    Established Patient Health History Update (PDF, 198kb)

    Annual Medicare Wellness Form (for ages 65 and older): Save time by completing this form prior to your appointment by logging into your My Health Online account where you will find the form listed under "Upcoming Appointments." You can download and complete the form as well - English Version | Spanish Version.


    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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