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

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

383 Ratings
54 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

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

Memberships

  • Am Coll Of Physicians

NPI Number

  • 1306823547
William Y. Rice, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

383 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

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.383 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.

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

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

3/18/2015

excellent all around care

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

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

2/26/2015

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

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.

2/3/2015

Outstanding doctor.

2/3/2015

Dr. Rice is the finest physician to whom I have visited. He is also a caring and courteous fellow man. His faith is of utmost importance to him and to me.

1/29/2015

I love the staff that work in Internal Medicine. They let you know they care.

1/8/2015

Good.

1/6/2015

Every visit is excellent, like visiting with friends.

12/31/2014

Dr. Rice is an excellent, caring and compassionate provider! WFBH is fortunate to have him!

12/22/2014

Dr. Rice is a wonderful physician. He knows me well and really cares about me and my family and health. He is very responsive to my questions in between visits, as well as at visits. He's the best!

12/22/2014

Dr. Rice is the best!

12/19/2014

Excellent physician, *Dr. Rice is one of the most caring and an very popular in the medical center.

12/18/2014

We have been seeing *Dr. Rice for many years. I have nothing but GOOD for him or his staff -

12/5/2014

A very thorough physician. I trust him.

11/25/2014

Extreme confidence in his advice.

11/25/2014

always excellent care from Dr. Rice. I have a lot of confidence in him

11/20/2014

Normal.

11/19/2014

*Dr. Rice is a great physician! Personable - kind - patient - understanding. #9. A+.

11/13/2014

We have learned to communicate w/each other over the years - It has made for a better care relationship -

11/11/2014

Billy is a skilled and personable primary care physician who cares about his patient at all levels.

11/2/2014

Dr. Rice is a role model for extending professional care with expertise and compassion.

10/30/2014

*Dr. Rice always provides excellent patient care. He focuses well on the individual.

10/28/2014

Total Confidence in Dr. Rice and his Pharm.D., Dr. Bundeiff (sp?)

10/28/2014

Dr. Rice has amazing "bed-side" manner. . .

10/20/2014

Dr. Rice has been my PCP for many years. He is one of the most personable physicians I have ever had care for me. There is no end to the amount of respect I have for him. I am confident in his concern and care for me. I truly believe his patients are very important to him. Wonderful physician.

10/14/2014

Very good dr., kind person, no bad experiences.

10/1/2014

NO BETTER THAN DR RICE

9/15/2014

*Billy is a top-notch clinician.

8/28/2014

You can not find a more caring doctor than Dr. Rice. He never makes you feel rushed. And you know he is sincere and caring. I can't ever imagine going to another doctor. To me Dr. Rice is one of if not the best Internal Medicine Baptist Hospital has on staff.

8/15/2014

I would gladly see this provider again

7/19/2014

my visit was prompt and well carried out

7/11/2014

MD seemed to be "pre-occupied" didn't discuss "issues" I had since last evaluated.

6/30/2014

Dr. Rice is not my normal physician but he exhibited complete interest in seeing that the issue of joint pain was thoroughly addressed. Thanks.

6/26/2014

He's the best!

6/23/2014

Dr. Rice is excellent in every way.

6/19/2014

Dr. Rice keeps me alive!

6/19/2014

Due to my last minute appointment & his availability over my normal doctor's, it was the first time I met him and was satisfied with my visit.

6/16/2014

Dr. Rice is one of your finest physicians and I have great confidence in and respect for him.

6/7/2014

Dr. Rice is terrific. He is available by email if necessary outside of appointments and has been terrific navigating the specialists I have needed to see.

6/4/2014

very good experience. Doctor and staff helpful and competent

5/19/2014

good

5/14/2014

Dr. Rice is the best....attentive, concerned, thorough. A tribute to WFBU!

5/14/2014

*Dr. Rice is the BEST. He has been my primary care physician for between 15-20 years - He's excellent - kind, caring and efficient. WMBMC should be proud to have him on the staff there!!

5/13/2014

Dr. Rice is an outstanding primary care physician. I am fortunate to have him. He is an "old school" doctor who really takes time to know his patients and his care and concern is very evident.

5/13/2014

Dr. Rice is always very thorough and listens carefully to my health concern. He does an appropriate examination. I have a lot of confidence in him.

5/6/2014

A superb and highly regarded physician among physicians.

5/1/2014

I have recommended *Dr. Rice to many friends and will continue to do so.

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