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Lisa M. Kistner, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

404 Ratings
77 Comments

Lisa M. Kistner, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care

Clinical Locations

Internal Medicine - Peace Haven

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-760-5400
Department: 336-760-5400

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Education & Training

  • BA, Dartmouth College, 1983
  • MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 1997
  • Residency, University of Minnesota Affiliated Hospitals, 1990

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

NPI Number

  • 1114919727
Lisa M. Kistner, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

404 Ratings
77 Comments

Lisa M. Kistner, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care

Contact Information

Department: 336-760-5400

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Physician, Primary Care

Lisa M. Kistner, M.D.

Lisa M. Kistner, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

Lisa M. Kistner, M.D.404 Ratings
77 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
4.9
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.9
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.9
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.9
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.9
Patients' confidence in CP
4.9
Time CP spent with patient
4.9
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.

5/9/2015

I am very pleased to have a doctor that I have confidence in who will be vigilant in caring for me as a patient.

4/29/2015

Excellent provider.

4/22/2015

Dr. Kistner is very knowledgeable, caring, professional. She is wonderful!

4/20/2015

I'm very appreciative of Dr. Kistner's care and think she's the best physician I have had during my 66 years.

4/16/2015

This was my first visit with Dr. Kistner who is my new PCP. My previous PCP retired and gave high recommendations for Dr. Kistner. She was very thorough, personable and not hurried during the visit. She impressed me with her intuition and her "bed side manner". In my my experience that is not always a talent/skill that all doctors possess.

4/13/2015

I have always had a good experience when seeing my primary care physician

4/12/2015

Dr. Krister always listens carefully to your concerns and addresses them professionally and with kindness. She is an amazing physician.

3/28/2015

Dr. Lisa Kistner is an excellent physician and I would be lost without her.

3/26/2015

Excellent physician

3/24/2015

I feel fortunate to be under the medical care of this knowledgeable, caring physician. She is thorough and thoughtful about both my physical and emotional needs and always follows through with appropriate care decisions.

3/23/2015

I have made several recommendations to this provider.

3/11/2015

Dr. Kistner is a very competent physician and I am extremely pleased with her care, guidance, and concern for my health. With the retirement of my previous PCP I am thankful to have found Dr. Kistner. I value her judgment and care.

2/26/2015

Doc was very helpful and a great listener

2/24/2015

A resident was in Dr. Kistner's office the day of my appointment and I was impressed with Dr. Kistner's interaction with the other doctor.

2/22/2015

Dr. Kistner answered my questions, responded to my concerns, and fashioned a plan of care that suited my needs.

2/20/2015

Dr. Kistner is a very knowledgeable, kind and compassionate physician. She conveys true concern about my health and provides guidance to optimize my well being.

1/27/2015

I was very impressed with Dr. Kistner. My doctor retired and this was my first visit and I thought she was very thorough, kind, and clear. I have a lot of confidence in her resolving a current complex medical problem and am very happy she's my doctor.

1/25/2015

Dr. Kistner provides me with very detailed information regarding each visit.

1/23/2015

I always recommend Dr.Kistner. My husband and my sister are her patients as well.

1/23/2015

I love Dr Kistner but feel she has way too many patients now (because she is sooo good). Wait times seem to be increasing to see her and appointments harder to get.

1/20/2015

dr kistner is one of the best providers ever

1/19/2015

*Dr. Kistner has been an excellent doctor. If I ever have to change it will be because I can no longer drive that far.

1/13/2015

Dr. Kistner is an excellent MD. She listens well and answers all questions.

1/6/2015

*Dr. Kistner is the best care provider I have ever had.

1/5/2015

Dr. Kistner and her staff are awesome!!

1/4/2015

Lisa Kistner is without a doubt the best care provider I have ever had. She treats me with respect while guiding me to make good decisions about my health.

12/31/2014

I would never see anyone but Dr Kistner.

12/4/2014

Dr. Kistner was excellent! Compassionate, attentive and provided a great plan of care for my problems identified during the visit. This was my first visit with her as I was looking to establish a new primary care provider. I was very impressed with the quality of the entire experience.

11/30/2014

I could not improve Dr. Kistner. She is an excellent Doctor and a great person.

11/24/2014

interest in family situations that involve me

11/21/2014

This was Mom's first appointment with Dr. Kistner. We were very impressed. She spent a lot of time getting to know her and adjusting meds, explaining why and she even called at 8:00 Friday night to say Mom had an infection and she was ordering a prescription for her.

11/20/2014

Attentive instructive, relational, competent. I was exceptionally pleased with this physicians expertise & friendliness.

11/19/2014

This was a first visit with *Dr. Kistner and I was impressed with her attention to my medical records and her care to understand my current needs.

11/18/2014

Dr. Kistner is the best doctor I've ever had. She is understanding, real, and informative. I wish other doctors could communicate as well as she does--they could learn a lot!

11/16/2014

I am very glad to be Dr. Kistner's patient and feel confident she will manage the multiple, complex medical challenges I face.

11/4/2014

Dr. Kistner always displays a listening and caring attitude - which creates a pleasant and healthy bond.

10/30/2014

I feel well taken care of by Dr Kistner.

10/28/2014

I never expected it all to work out so perfectly -- both solving my medical problem with a doctor who had never seen me before and trying to get everything handled accurately but with extra speed. I really was amazed and am so appreciative.

10/14/2014

good experience

10/10/2014

*Dr. Kistner - always excellent care.

10/8/2014

Love Dr. Kistner. She is very knowledgeable and cares about her patients.

10/5/2014

Dr. Kistner is the best doctor I have ever had and I'm 59 years old! I have recommended her to friends and they always love her.

10/2/2014

Dr. Kistner is an excellent physician. I think that the reason she may always be behind schedule with appointment times is due to the fact that she does pay very close attention to her patients concerns. I don't enjoy having to wait 30 minutes or more post appointment time, but am thankful that Dr. Kistner is responsible for my primary care.

9/18/2014

very caring and professional

9/17/2014

Lisa Kistner is an exceptional physician. I am very pleased with the care she provides.

9/10/2014

Dr Lisa Kistner was patient, informative, kind and empathetic. You can tell she cares about her clients and their well being. I would recommend her to anyone. If she left this practice, I would follow her, she is that good.

9/1/2014

The very besy Physician I've ever had and the very best care I've ever received.

8/31/2014

Dr. Kistner is very caring and always explains things clearly. She balances her expert knowledge with an understanding of the patient's wishes superbly.

8/26/2014

I recommend her to all my friends.

8/19/2014

Dr. Kistner is one of the best doctors I know. She takes the time to listen and always reviews past medical history and family history. I have and will continue to refer patients to her. If there is something wrong with you, she will find it.

8/19/2014

Excellent!

8/14/2014

I have recommended Dr. Kistner to others for years.

8/14/2014

Dr. Kistner has been wonderful for me. She is a good listener and shows compassion especially when you're going through a rough time. She plans a course of action and follows up to make sure that things have improved. I have recommended her numerous times to others. My blood test results were sent to me within 2-3 days by Dr. Kistner along with additional information that is helpful to me. She is the best!

8/11/2014

very good

8/9/2014

Dr. Kistner is a wonderful, compassionate physician. She listens well and explains things very clearly. She is a great partner in my health care and I trust her very much. She is very knowledgeable and offers alternatives which she discussed thoroughly.

8/6/2014

I have received phone calls out of hours from Dr.Kistner on numerous occasions

7/21/2014

Dr. Kistner is very thorough and takes great pains to tell me what I need to know or answers anything I ask.

7/3/2014

Good experience

7/1/2014

Dr. Lisa Kistner is not only a wonderful, caring person, but she is an excellent provider. I have always recommended her to all of my family and friends.

6/18/2014

*Dr. Kistner has been very sensitive to my health needs.

6/16/2014

Good.

6/12/2014

Engaging and caring

6/11/2014

Dr. Kistner is a role model for compassion and patient centered care. Very knowledgeable and non-judgmental

6/3/2014

Always a good experience

5/29/2014

No complaints about Dr. Kistner, she does a great job.

5/27/2014

Dr. Kistner is the best! She always gives me her undivided attention. She does not leave any stone unturned. She gives the best care even if she has to stay late to get you taken care of. I thank God for Dr. Kistner!!

5/14/2014

Dr. Kistner is fantastic! She always shows concern for my health problems and works hard to find a solution for them. She is friendly and makes me feel cared for.

5/12/2014

*Dr. Kistner is an excellent doctor! She is very knowledgeable, understanding and takes her time with me.

5/9/2014

Good.

5/2/2014

Dr. Kistner is an excellent physician and her "bedside manner" is perfect.

5/1/2014

Dr. Kistner is an awesome physician. I have referred several family members and coworkers to her for their primary care. She takes care of everyone in my family except for my 16 year old son. When he is old enough she will get him also. Dr Kistner on many occasions has called me at home to give me test results and quickly set up follow up visits for her or a referral. I love her as my physician.

4/4/2014

ALWAYS PLEASANT, CARING, WITH REGARD FOR THE INDIVIDUAL.

4/1/2014

Did not see Primary Care Giver during the most recent visit to check INR. I communicate mostly via MyWakeHealth.Org.

3/11/2014

I WAS IMPRESSED LONG AGO AND NOTHING HAS HAPPENED BUT MORE RESPECT FOR DR. Kistner. great doctor

3/10/2014

I have refered people, Dr. Kistner at that time was unable to take on new patients. But I referred to others within WFBMC.

3/6/2014

Dr. K is a SUPERB physician. She is caring, competent, thurough, thoughtful and accessible.

3/6/2014

Personable and approachable

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