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Francis X. O'Brien, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

304 Ratings
56 Comments
 

Francis X. O'Brien, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Locations

University Internal Medicine - Country Club

Clinical Interests

General Internal Medicine

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-3787
Department: 336-716-3787

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Yale University, 1981
  • M.D., Temple University School of Medicine, 1985
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Cooper Med Ctr, 1988

Memberships

  • North Carolina Medical Society
  • Am Medical Assn
  • Forsyth County Medical Society
  • Forsyth-Davie-Stokes Medical S

NPI Number

  • 1558348441
Francis X. O'Brien, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

304 Ratings
56 Comments
 

Francis X. O'Brien, M.D.

Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-3787 | Department: 336-716-3787

Recent Publications

Prolongation of QTc intervals and risk of death among patients with sickle cell disease. Upadhya B, Ntim W, Brandon Stacey R, Henderson R, Leedy D, O'Brien FX, Knovich MA.. Eur J Haematol. 2013;91(2):170-178.

Prolongation of QTc intervals and risk of sudden death among patients with sickle cell diseases [abstract]. Upadhya B, Ntim W, Dworkin J, Leedy D, O'Brien FX, Connor R, Cruz JM.. Blood. 2007;110(11 Pt 1):667A.

All Publications

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Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

General Internal Medicine
Francis X. O'Brien, M.D.

Francis X. O'Brien, M.D.

Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

Francis X. O'Brien, M.D.304 Ratings
56 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
5.0
CP spoke using clear language
5.0
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
5.0
Likelihood of recommending CP
5.0
Patients' confidence in CP
5.0
Time CP spent with patient
5.0
Wait time at clinic
4.6



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.

3/19/2018

I am thankful to have Dr O'Brien as my primary care doctor.

3/7/2018

Dr. O'Brien is by far the best doctor that I have had in my 46 plus years in the United States. He is thorough, caring, and listens to me when I talk about my concerns. He never rushes and that gives me confidence that he will do his best to take care of my health!

3/4/2018

Dr. O'Brien is an excellent doctor. He quickly diagnosed my problems and treated them successfully.

2/27/2018

excellent doctor

2/8/2018

he's a 10 in my mind

2/7/2018

always impressed by how well Dr. O'Brien takes care of my husband and me

2/6/2018

I am fortunate to have this doctor as my provider.

2/2/2018

*Dr. O'Brien has been my doctor for 16 yrs. and he is a great doctor!

1/30/2018

Dr. O'Brien has always been very attentive and caring concerning any health issue I have experienced. I would highly recommend Dr. O'Brien.

1/22/2018

No bad experiences with this Doctor. Pleased to had Him.

1/19/2018

*Dr. O'Brien is always very professional and kind and very helpful! He is wonderful!

1/10/2018

Dr. O'Brien has taken care of me for many years. I have always trusted him and consider him a very good friend. To be honest, I probably wouldn't be living if not for Dr. O'Brien. I hope Wake Forest takes very good care of him.

12/21/2017

always takes adequate time, never rushes through my questions

12/19/2017

Always a good experience.

12/18/2017

Dr Obrien is by far the best physician I have ever had

12/12/2017

My provider is top notch and I value his care and wisdom greatly.

12/12/2017

Dr. O'Brien is an excellent physician who cares personally about all his patients.

11/24/2017

No complaints.

11/20/2017

Dr. O'Brien is an exceptional doctor

11/15/2017

Dr. O'Brien is a very caring and professional doctor. He is obviously quite intelligent and knows his profession well. He is able to converse so well on a layman level that is easy to understand and to follow.

11/6/2017

My provider does a great job taking care of me.

10/31/2017

Outstanding!

10/29/2017

The best doctor a person could ask for. !!!!

10/17/2017

Dr O is the best!

10/10/2017

Dr. O'Brien is an excellent primary care physician.

10/10/2017

Great doctor!

10/10/2017

I feel like Dr.O'Brien genuinely cares. Haven't had that feeling from Novant in a long time.

10/10/2017

very pleased with DR. O

9/29/2017

Dr. O'Brien is a compassionate physician who provides a very thorough evaluation of his patients

9/21/2017

I am most satisfied with my doctor, and am privileged to have him as my physician.

9/6/2017

Excellent.

8/28/2017

Dr O'Brien is an excellent, very knollegable doctor.

8/28/2017

Dr. O'Brien has been my doctor for 17 years and he has kept me healthy with his thoroughness of medical care-attention.

8/25/2017

I have total confidence in Dr. Obrien. I leave every visit feeling he truly cares about me and my health.

8/22/2017

He has been my PCP for 20+ years, exceptional physician!!

8/17/2017

*Dr. O'Brien is on of the best dr.'s I have ever had.

8/14/2017

Personable, engaged, and professional as always.

8/13/2017

Dr. O'Brien is a wonderful primary care doctor. I am fortunate to have him as my doctor.

8/13/2017

Great care.

8/8/2017

Excellent care.

8/2/2017

Dr O'Brian has been my Dr for almost 20 yrs and I could not ask for a better Dr best I have ever had. He is truly caring and listens to what you have to say and explains things so you can understand them. Exceptional doctor.

7/20/2017

Excellent provider, very thorough in my healthcare.

7/7/2017

I have never seen Dr. O'Brien before my 06/30 visit. My regular doctor was not in so Dr. O'Brien saw me in my emergency visit. He was very thorough and I was highly impressed with how caring he was and how genuinely he wanted to be sure I was taken care of, not only with the crisis I was currently experiencing, but another medical issue that no one has been able to explain. I would HIGHLY recommend Dr. O'Brien!!

7/1/2017

Dr. O'Brien is just a great doctor! What I see in Dr O'Brien is a caring and extremely knowledgeable physician that looks at me in a holistic sense. His advice is clear and actionable and I have great confidence in him. When he makes adjustments to my medications, I understand exactly what he is recommending and why. Great job!

6/23/2017

I feel that Dr. O'Brien does an excellent job with me

6/13/2017

I am proud and fortunate to have Dr. O'Brien as my health care provider.

5/31/2017

Dr. O'Brien is the best

5/30/2017

Dr. O'Brien is excellent.

5/29/2017

these folks are the best in the business...

5/22/2017

Dr. O'Brien is one of the finest doctors I have had in my entire life. He is not only a wonderful and competent physician but a beautiful and caring person. He treats my and has concern for me as he would his mother . I love him dearly and not only count him as my primary physician but as my loving and kind friend. He is one in a million!!!!

5/16/2017

Dr. O'Brien is professional and courteous to me. I am a nurse. So hears me out about my treatment. We decide together my care.

5/9/2017

*Dr. O'Brien is best doctor I have ever had.

5/6/2017

Dr. O'Brien is the most caring, meticulous, perceptive, thorough doctor I have ever experienced. It is truly a gift to have him as my physician. I consistently receive the finest care imaginable

5/4/2017

I really like Dr. O'Brien a lot. He seems very interested in providing the best diagnosis and treatment possible.

4/25/2017

Good experience.

4/24/2017

I love my doctor he is the best.

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