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William Y. Rice, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

385 Ratings
60 Comments
 

William Y. Rice, M.D.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Locations

University Internal Medicine - Country Club

Clinical Interests

Preventive Medicine, Primary Care, General Internal Medicine

Contact Information

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

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Education & Training

  • B.A., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 1984
  • M.D., WFU School of Medicine, 1989
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, NC Baptist Hospital, 1990
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, NC Baptist Hospital, 1992

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

Memberships

  • Am Coll Of Physicians

NPI Number

  • 1306823547
William Y. Rice, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

385 Ratings
60 Comments
 

William Y. Rice, M.D.

Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine

Research Interests

Golf; Gynecomastia; Heptanoic Acids; Pyrroles; Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
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Contact Information

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

Recent Publications

Golf-inhibiting gynecomastia associated with atorvastatin therapy. Hammons KB, Edwards RF, Rice WY.. Pharmacotherapy. 2006;26(8):1165-1168.

All Publications

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Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

Preventive Medicine, Primary Care, General Internal Medicine
William Y. Rice, M.D.

William Y. Rice, M.D.

Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

William Y. Rice, M.D.385 Ratings
60 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
5.0
CP efforts to include in decisions
5.0
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
4.9
Wait time at clinic
4.7



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.

1/9/2018

Always very pleasant.

1/2/2018

First rate care. Dr. Rice is superb.

1/2/2018

I think the world of Dr. Rice! He's extremely good at what he does. I'm delighted to have him as my primary care physician!

1/2/2018

Dr. Rice to the tops!

12/26/2017

best doctor I've ever had

12/19/2017

Billy Rice is the best!

12/19/2017

*Dr. Rice exemplifies excellent care and genuine concern for my quality of health - I am beyond blessed to have him as my provider!!

12/19/2017

Could not have been more professional or respectful

12/9/2017

Dr. Rice is a fantastic physician. the time and empathy he has for his patients is phenomenal.

12/4/2017

Can't say enough positive things about *Dr. Rice. He takes as much time as needed and truly cares.

12/3/2017

very good

11/22/2017

Dr. Rice is a phenomenal provider. I am truly thankful to have him as my physician.

11/22/2017

Dr. Rice has always been thorough and shows that he knows me, my history, and is compassionate and cares. During this latest visit he recommended a book to me, which I purchased already and will help me in stepping up my wellness habits. #bestdoctorEVER

11/21/2017

Dr. Rice is very thorough and listens intently to my concerns.

11/21/2017

*Dr. Rice is great, great, GREAT!

11/14/2017

Dr. Rice is the best and most professional doctor a patient can have. He is so understanding and caring.

11/13/2017

Dr. Rice is superb

11/10/2017

Best doctor I have seen.

11/6/2017

I would recommend this provider to others.

11/3/2017

Dr Rice is the best Dr that Baptist has, he is just great. always understanding and listen to your problems.

10/26/2017

Excellent time spent listening to ny concerns and taking about Them.

10/24/2017

Dr. Rice is great, really listens and shows care and professionalism to another level

10/15/2017

Dr. Rice provdes top notch care. I feel very blessed to be his patient and have complete confidence in him. in addition to his knowledge and skills, he is very caring and has a genuine concern for his patients.

10/11/2017

Dr. Rice is top notch. Can't be beat.

9/8/2017

Dr. Rice is outstanding.

9/5/2017

I've known Dr Rice for many years and find him extremely personal and knowledgeable as to both my health history as well as life experiences...He is "heartfelt, and provides welcome guidance as to "mind, body, and spirit". An accomplished doctor...but more importantly a good friend.

8/15/2017

Dr. Rice is the ultimate professional. I cannot imagine a more capable and understanding man. I feel blessed to be one of his many patients

8/10/2017

I feel lucky Dr. Rice is my primary care doctor.

8/7/2017

Dr. Rice is not just professional, he is a warm, caring person who understands the ups and downs of my medical situation...and always has words that make me feel more positive after my visit.

7/31/2017

excellent follow up utilizing My Wake Health to review lab results

7/31/2017

Dr Rice is and outstanding internist and he stays on top of recent advances in medicine, I could not be happier with him as my physician .

7/31/2017

All Good

7/24/2017

Dr. Rice is the absolute best doctor I've ever been too. He's always concerned about me and my health and very kind and compassionate

7/18/2017

Dr. Rice is wonderful. I completely believe that his care is the reason I am alive.

7/17/2017

the best !

6/25/2017

Absolutely wonderful doctor

5/31/2017

excellent Doctor I have great confidence in his judgement.

5/23/2017

*Dr. Rice is an excellent "care provider." I've been his patient since - 1994, 1995 when he started his service.

5/23/2017

Best Doc - in W-S.

5/19/2017

*Dr. Rice is a role model for all doctors.

5/17/2017

have been with Dr Rice for over 20 years, have never had a problem getting in touch with him. Was my father Doctor and came to the house when he died. concider him a freind

5/16/2017

I hope the care provider that I get after Dr. Rice retires is as good a doctor as he is. I also hope he does not retire for a long time.

5/9/2017

Dr Rice is an awesome Dr. Very caring , willing to listen to concerns and give advice. Have been going to him ever since he came on staff from his residency.

5/9/2017

Dr. Rice is the consummate caring professional.

5/7/2017

provider has been taking care of me for many years no complaints

4/25/2017

Has been my doctor for years. He is superb.

4/24/2017

Very good is not good enough to describe Dr. William Y Rice - he is exceptional!!!

4/11/2017

Dr.Rice is top notch! I am so grateful he is my doctor.

3/30/2017

Very professional yet very personable. Easy to talk to well informed.

3/26/2017

As a patient, Dr. Rice is the best physician I have ever seen. He is a great doctor and has genuine concern for his patients. He shows great respect for his patients and uses a common sense approach to working with his patients. WFB is fortunate to have Dr. Rice.

3/14/2017

I would most definitely recommend Dr. Rice. He cares about his patients and takes the time to listen to our concerns. He is genuine.

3/13/2017

Dr. Rice is an unbelievable physician. He walked in already knowing my complete medical history even though I only see him once a year. I was throughly impressed with every aspect of the encounter. He listened intently and provided a space in which a conversation could be had about my care. He is completely genuine and obviously has the interest of the patient at heart. He is truly one of the best doctors I have ever seen.

3/4/2017

Dr. Rice is not only a very skilled and knowledgeable physician but he is also caring and wants only the best for his patients. I have the best internist in Winston Salem!

3/2/2017

*Dr. Billy RIce is the absolute best! I have been a patient of his for many years. There is no other physician like him!

2/28/2017

Dr. Rice was absolutely terrific. He was knowledgeable, kind, and caring, and I especially appreciated how much time and interest he took in getting to know me and my medical history. I felt very confident and assured that he listened carefully and cared genuinely about my health. He provided useful guidance on a couple of health concerns that I had and also set me up with a specialist, who followed up immediately to schedule an appointment. I am very grateful to have Dr. Rice as my primary care physician and would recommend him most highly to others.

2/28/2017

I have been a patient of Dr. Rice over 20 years and thinks he's the best doctor for me. I really think highly of him.

2/22/2017

*Dr. Rice is great. I would definitely recommend my friends and family.

2/21/2017

excellent experience

2/21/2017

Dr Rice is the best always caring and kind

2/20/2017

Dr. Rice is a very knowledgeable, caring physician.

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