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K. Patrick Ober, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

91 Ratings
22 Comments

K. Patrick Ober, M.D.

Professor,


Clinical Interests

Endocrinology

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-7251
Department: 336-713-7251

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Michigan State University , 1970
  • M.D., University of Florida College of Medicine , 1974
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1976
  • Fellowship, Endocrinology, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1978

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine

Memberships

  • Am Coll Of Physicians
  • Am Diabetes Assn
  • Endocrine Society

NPI Number

  • 1720063167
K. Patrick Ober, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

91 Ratings
22 Comments

K. Patrick Ober, M.D.

Professor, Endocrinology & Metabolism
Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Center for Diabetes Research

Research Interests

health services, research/outc, minority health issues, primary care

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7251 | Department: 336-713-7251

Recent Publications

Sandoval LF, Ober KP, Davis SA, Feldman SR. Commentary on 'gynecomastia: etiologies, clinical presentations, diagnosis, and management' [invited commentary]. South Med J. 2014;107(1):50-51.

Ober KP. Incidental serendipity. JAAPA. 2013;26(9):.

Ober KP. Mark Twain's "watermelon cure" [editorial]. J Altern Complement Med. 2011;17(10):877-880.

Ober KP. From amusement to anger: Samuel Clemens's shifting attitude toward patent medicines. Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc. 2006;69(4):9-15.

All Publications

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

For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.

Professor, Endocrinology & Metabolism

Clinical Interests

Endocrinology
K. Patrick Ober, M.D.

K. Patrick Ober, M.D.

Professor, Endocrinology & Metabolism
Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Center for Diabetes Research

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

K. Patrick Ober, M.D.91 Ratings
22 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
4.8
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.8
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.9
Time CP spent with patient
4.8
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.

11/19/2014

Dr. Ober is an excellent physician and endocrinologist. I have seen him for 5+ years now and he is very friendly and professional. He has always been very helpful and encouraging regarding my diabetes at every visit, and even between visits when needed. I am very thankful to have him as my endocrinologist. Thank you Dr. Ober for your time, attention and care!

10/15/2014

*Dr. Patrick Ober is the best I have ever met in Wake Forest in concerns, caring and getting to the issue.

10/13/2014

Again, *Dr. Ober is excellent.

9/29/2014

*Dr. Ober is awesome & has been for 25 + years!

8/29/2014

Very good. Excellent.

8/27/2014

*Dr. Ober is so knowledgeable & professional.

7/31/2014

Good.

6/27/2014

I would definitely recommend this doctor to others. I have been seeing him for 20+ years.

6/20/2014

I received excellent care.

6/19/2014

Having professional enter so much info. in stupid computer is intolerable. Takes away from personal care/discussion time. Honestly this is an admin.'s job. Shouldn't have computers detract from care.

6/16/2014

Good.

6/14/2014

always a pleasure, always informative

6/4/2014

The absolute best doctor!

5/28/2014

Very good.

5/7/2014

My fiance and I had a great experience at the office we felt everyone was very nice and office very clean.

4/30/2014

I always have a good experience when I see Dr. Ober.

4/25/2014

Dr Ober had done an excellent job of reading my medical history before coming into the room with me. Also did a great job of explaining past test results and what we do going forward.

4/21/2014

Care is the very best possible!

4/7/2014

*Dr. Ober is absolutely the best doctor - Don't let him retire, ever!

3/14/2014

*Dr. Ober listened intently and answered my question without pause.

3/5/2014

Excellent experience always.

3/5/2014

Already have recommended pt. to *Dr. Ober - they love him.

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