I have been a patient of Dr. Paige Walend for over 20 years (!) She is a great listener, caring, thorough, knowledgeable, and trustworthy. She makes me look forward to my annual check-ups.
My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...
As a female family practice physician offering a personalized healthcare approach, I work with my patients on various medical issues. I enjoy partnering with my patients to focus on wellness, weight loss, fitness, women’s health, genetic predictors and healthy eating. I see patients of all ages from infants to geriatrics.
Dr. Walend's Credentials
St. Joseph's Hospital
Family Medicine 1994-1996
St. Joseph's Hospital
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC
Doctorate of Medicine 1993
Newcomb College of Tulane University
New Orleans, LA
Bachelor of Arts, Russian and Soviet Studies 1989
Minor in Biology
Compassionate Doctor Recognition Award 2012, 2013, 2015
Patient Choice Award 2008
Medical Director, WilPower 2006-2013
Arizona Academy of Family Physicians
Dr Walend has gone above and beyond in every way to make not only mine, but also my family's experience unforgettable for nearly 20 years. Now that she's joined MDVIP, it's been so great to know that I can get in to see Dr. Walend and she always takes the time to answer any questions I may have and explains everything clearly. Over the years, shes helped me and my family… See more
As an individual who suffers from an, invisible disability (Fibromyalgia) as well as, one who as undergone 7 major spinal surgeries , it can be an exhausting process dealing with those in the Medical profession who won't take the time to understand what is like to be me , if even for a short time. Dr. Paige Walend has always made the time to listen.....just listen. What a relief and a… See more
Dr. Walend is amazing. She calmly explains every detail of your annual physical results. I have high cholesterol (family history) and do not respond well to statins. She recommended a calcium test and my score was excellent! Now I don't have to worry so much about the high cholesterol. What a relief! I love Dr. Walend and her staff! I am so glad I switched from my previous doctor.
I came to Phoenix in May of 2002. I was new in town and knew no one, let alone a new doctor. I had a bad cold and since I fly for a living, I needed to see a doctor so I picked one close to my house. It was a very disappointing visit, with no resolution. A coworker heard my story and recommended Dr Walend. I liked her the moment I met her, and she was very compassionate when I told her of my… See more
I have been a patient of Dr. Walend's since moving to Arizona. By the luck of the draw did I find her over 13 years ago and am grateful to have been able to remain in her care. Dr. Walend exemplifies everything you would hope to find in a doctor: a great bedside manner, caring, understanding, listens and hears what you are saying and offers ideas outside the box that don't… See more
I've been with Doc almost 20 years. She is an old fashion doctor - the kind who knows and cares about her patients, goes above and beyond the call of duty, and will always be straight with you. Her encouragement and guidance have helped me cope with all life has thrown at me, good and bad. I trust her and respect her and, most of all, really like her. Doc Walend is what all doctors… See more