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James B. Caress, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

142 Ratings
9 Comments
 

James B. Caress, M.D.

Professor,

Clinical Interests

Myasthenia Gravis, ALS, Muscle Diseases, Muscle Cramps

Contact Information

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New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-4101
Department: 336-716-7668

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Education & Training

  • B.A., Colgate University, 1986
  • M.D., George Washington University School of Medicine, 1990
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, George Washington U Hosp, 1991
  • Residency, Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, 1994
  • Fellowship, Brigham & Women's Hosp, 1996

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine

Memberships

  • American Academy of Neurology

NPI Number

  • 1184600264
James B. Caress, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

142 Ratings
9 Comments
 

James B. Caress, M.D.

Professor, Neurology

Contact Information

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Academic: 336-716-2309 | Department: 336-716-7668

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For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

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Professor, Neurology

Clinical Interests

Myasthenia Gravis, ALS, Muscle Diseases, Muscle Cramps
James B. Caress, M.D.

James B. Caress, M.D.

Professor, Neurology

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Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

James B. Caress, M.D.142 Ratings
9 Comments


 

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
4.6
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.6
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.6
CP spoke using clear language
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.7
Patients' confidence in CP
4.7
Time CP spent with patient
4.6
Wait time at clinic
4.3



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.

8/15/2016

#9. He is the best.

7/26/2016

good

7/13/2016

I appreciate the wonderful care I have received so far with Doctor Caress and his team.

7/12/2016

He is the very best doctor ever.

6/26/2016

Dr. Caress and the whole clinic team are excellent, the level of care and compassion they show to the patients are immeasurable. We are treated like family from everyone at the clinic, and that is very much appreciated.

6/14/2016

The doctor seemed more concerned with his resident than helping me.

5/5/2016

All good.

4/19/2016

*Dr. James Caress is an asset to WFBH!

2/22/2016

Doctor was very kind and professional. He took the time to listen to me and provide answers to all my questions.

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