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William L. Watkins, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

258 Ratings
22 Comments

William L. Watkins, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care

Clinical Locations

Internal Medicine - Wilkes

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-903-2900
Department: 336-903-2900

Insurance Accepted »

Education & Training

  • BS, Gannon University , 1993
  • MD, Hahnemann University School of Medicine , 1996
  • Residency, North Carolina Baptist Hospital, 1999

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

NPI Number

  • 1447243704
William L. Watkins, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

258 Ratings
22 Comments

William L. Watkins, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care

Contact Information

Department: 336-903-2900

All Publications

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Physician, Primary Care

William L. Watkins, M.D.

William L. Watkins, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

William L. Watkins, M.D.258 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
4.7
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
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.7
Wait time at clinic
4.5



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.

10/13/2014

Dr. Watkins, his nurses and staff are excellent health care providers.

10/10/2014

No bad experiences. -

9/5/2014

My doctor is very knowledgeable. He is very nice. Has been my doctor since 2000 (14 years). Is also my husband's doctor. He's always there when we need him. Takes good care of us.

9/1/2014

dr Watkins is great, he cares and always is concerned for my health. he works hard to guide me in the right direction

8/14/2014

My last visit to my doctor was made without an appoinment. I had a problem ,called and they worked me in. They are very good about doing this when I have an unexpected problem.

8/14/2014

Very good.

8/6/2014

very good Doctor, would recommend him to anyone that needs a Dr.

7/15/2014

Good.

7/10/2014

Very good.

6/16/2014

Good.

6/13/2014

Dr. Watkins is one the best doctors I have had the pleasure of being their patient.

5/29/2014

Best practice in Wilkes County!

5/29/2014

very caring Doctor

5/1/2014

I have a very good doctor and his staff I very caring and efficient. Has been my primary care for 13 years.

4/27/2014

No problem

4/22/2014

If there were an "Excellent" rating for these questions, Dr. Watkins would definitely receive it!

4/8/2014

Everything was great

4/6/2014

I would recommend this knowledgeable doctor to anyone who needs care other than geriatric care. Our experience unfortunately included a lack of compassion for my elderly parent.

4/1/2014

Dr Watkins goes beyond a care provider in CARING and following up on your care

3/31/2014

I like *Dr. Watkins a lot. He is a good doctor.

3/24/2014

Showed a lot of concern when I had surgery a year or so ago.

3/20/2014

We were very pleased for *Dr. Watkins to take us as patients.

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