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

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

436 Ratings
54 Comments
 

William Y. Rice, M.D.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Locations

University Internal Medicine - Country Club

Clinical Interests

General Internal Medicine, Preventive Medicine, Primary Care

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
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, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1990
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 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

436 Ratings
54 Comments
 

William Y. Rice, M.D.

Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine

Contact Information

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

Recent Publications

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

All Publications

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Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

General Internal Medicine, Preventive Medicine, Primary Care
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.436 Ratings
54 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
5
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
5
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.9
Patients' confidence in CP
4.9
Time CP spent with patient
4.9
Wait time at clinic
4.4



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.

1/4/2016

Always providing a timely and informative response to any question I might have.

1/4/2016

Again, I owe my health and my life (I am sure) to Dr. Rice's care.

1/1/2016

Best care provider ever

12/15/2015

Dr. Rice is one of the best doctors at WFUBH--take care of him !

12/1/2015

I feel very blessed to have *Dr. Billy Rice as my primary care doctor. He is OUTSTANDING in every way - very knowledgeable & caring & compassionate. I believe he must be one of the best doctors in the country.

11/30/2015

*Dr. Rice is a very kind and caring physician.

11/14/2015

Dr. Rice is really competent and knowledgeable, but what makes him stand out is his care for patients. He does not rush you, and he makes you feel like you're the only patient that he sees. His calm demeanor is wonderful.

11/11/2015

all good.

10/27/2015

Dr.Rice asked if he could pray for me and I very much appreciated that gesture. We seem to have taken the compassion out of medicine at this hospital.

10/27/2015

Dr. Rice is not only a wonderful physician he us an excellent diagnostician.

10/26/2015

I feel extremely fortunate to receive care from Dr. Rice.

10/26/2015

Dr. Rice is the best physician anyone could ask for! He's personal, caring, intelligent and empathetic!

10/1/2015

Dr Rice always does an excellent job. I never feel like he or I are rushed in my visits

9/30/2015

went on line to read results of test,I know what he is going to tell me but i would still like a note or comment,makes me feel unimportant

9/22/2015

Dr. Rice is an excellent, caring, thoughtful physician.

9/9/2015

Great experience, very thoughtful and caring physician.

9/1/2015

Dr. Rice is an outstanding doctor!

8/25/2015

Dr Rice is very proficient in all that he does. He is an awesome Dr and a very caring Dr. Should have more like him.

8/20/2015

Dr. Rice always is always very kind and considerate as well as professional.

8/18/2015

Since this the first time I have met with the doctor my rating is good but if he is the same each time I would rate him at 5

7/30/2015

Fantastic, all around and in every way.

7/29/2015

*Dr. Rice is the very best doctor and person.

7/28/2015

Dr. Rice is an excellent doctor.

7/21/2015

An excellent response when I asked him to use a new test for me.

7/21/2015

Dr. Rice is kind, considerate and very personable.

7/20/2015

Dr. Rice is an excellent internist and I will continue to utilize him as my physician in the future.

7/7/2015

Dr. Rice provides outstanding care in all regards.

7/4/2015

top notch in every respect. I have a lot of trust in his care.

6/30/2015

Dr. Rice is the very best!

6/30/2015

Dr Rice is an outstanding physician and empathetic person. His values and manner is key to my valuing him as our family physician. He is simply the best .

6/24/2015

Very much please with service.

6/16/2015

Dr. Rice is outstanding as a physician and as a human being....the finest.

6/9/2015

Dr. Rice was just outstanding to me...as a new patient

6/6/2015

DR. Rice is an outstanding Medical Professional and individual.

6/1/2015

superb physician and person

5/19/2015

I would need a week to describe every experience I've had over the years with Dr. Rice. They have ALL been good. He took care of both my parents with the same care and concern he shows me at every visit.

5/19/2015

I ended up back in to see my regular doc three days later. Just because my strep test was negative, he dismissed my complaints.

5/18/2015

*Dr. Rice is excellent!

5/15/2015

I have been a patient of Dr. Rice's for 22 years. I can not imagine going to another doctor. I rave about him to all my friends.

5/1/2015

*Dr. Rice treated me with respect & kindness. Showed concern about my heath issue. I have a lot of confidence in his care.

4/21/2015

*Dr. Rice is the best.

4/15/2015

Dr Rice is an exceptional physician who listens carefully to patients

4/14/2015

I have been going to Dr. Billy Rice for years and I have total confidence in his care. He's thorough in his examinations, has a great bedside manner, explains things well, shows concern and interest, listens well and is easy to talk to. I am very happy with his care and think he is an excellent physician!!!

4/10/2015

*Dr. Rice is a wonderful MD. I have been a pt. of his for many years. I trust him.

3/30/2015

I got an appt. the afternoon of the same day I called. It was great to br able to see my PCP the same day.

3/28/2015

Dr. Rice is a superb physician, excellent diagnostician, great human being!

3/27/2015

Total confidence. He has been my primary physician for the last 15 or more years.

3/18/2015

excellent all around care

3/18/2015

*Dr. Rice is the best. He is kind; gentle and sincere. The best!!!

3/4/2015

Dr. Rice always takes his time, listens, and explains. I have all the confidence in the world in him.

2/26/2015

*Dr. William Rice is a physician I feel so very fortunate to have in all of the ways described above.

2/26/2015

he immediately put me on the antibiotic I knew I needed and could not get at urgent care.

2/25/2015

I have been seeing this provider for approx. 20 years and have always received excellent care.

2/17/2015

Outstanding in every way.

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