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Richard B. Weinberg, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

60 Ratings
15 Comments
 

Richard B. Weinberg, M.D.

Professor,

Clinical Interests

Diarrhea, Gastroenterology, Nutrition, Small Intestinal Disorders

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-7777
Department: 336-713-7777

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Education & Training

  • A.B., Harvard University, 1971
  • M.D., Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1975
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, U Chicago Hosps & Clinics, 1976
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, U Chicago Hosps & Clinics, 1978
  • Fellowship, U Chicago Hosps & Clinics, 1981

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

Memberships

  • Am Assn for the Adv of Science
  • Am Gastroenterological Assn
  • Am Heart Association
  • Am Instit Of Nutrition

NPI Number

  • 1770568115
Richard B. Weinberg, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

60 Ratings
15 Comments
 

Richard B. Weinberg, M.D.

Professor, Gastroenterology
Center on Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism

Research Interests

Apolipoproteins A; Apolipoproteins B; Triglycerides; Lipid Metabolism; Lipoproteins, VLDL
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-1180 | Department: 336-713-7777

Recent Publications

Plasminogen promotes cholesterol efflux by the ABCA1 pathway. Pamir N, Hutchins PM, Ronsein GE, Wei H, Tang C, Das R, Vaisar T, Plow E, Schuster V, Reardon CA, Weinberg R, Dichek DA, Marcovina S, Getz GS, Heinecke JW.. JCI Insight. 2017;2(15):e92176.

Very low density lipoprotein assembly is required for cAMP-responsive element-binding protein H processing and hepatic apolipoprotein A-IV expression. Cheng D, Xu X, Simon T, Boudyguina E, Deng Z, VerHague M, Lee AH, Shelness GS, Weinberg RB, Parks JS.. J Biol Chem. 2016;291(45):.

Coeur d'Alene [editorial]. Weinberg RB.. Ann Intern Med. 2016;165(11):822-823.

Power: a parable of leadership [editorial]. Weinberg RB.. CMAJ. 2015;187(9):E287-E288.

Apolipoprotein A-IV expression in mouse liver enhances triglyceride secretion and reduces hepatic lipid content by promoting very low density lipoprotein particle expansion. Verhague MA, Cheng D, Weinberg RB, Shelness GS.. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2013;33(11):2501-2508.

Acyl chain length, saturation, and hydrophobicity modulate the efficiency of dietary fatty acid absorption in adult humans. McKimmie RL, Easter L, Weinberg RB.. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2013;305(9):G620-627.

The mentor [editorial]. Weinberg RB.. J Gen Intern Med. 2013;28(12):1683-1685.

Bitter taster status predicts susceptibility to vection-induced motion sickness and nausea. Benson PW, Hooker JB, Koch KL, Weinberg RB.. Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2012;24(2):134-40,e86.

ApoA-IV modulates the secretory trafficking of apoB and the size of triglyceride-rich lipoproteins. Weinberg RB, Gallagher JW, Fabritius MA, Shelness GS.. J Lipid Res. 2012;53(4):736-743.

The watchman. Weinberg RB.. Ann Intern Med. 2012;156(8):602-603.

Biogenesis of apolipoprotein A-V and its impact on VLDL triglyceride secretion. Blade AM, Fabritius MA, Hou L, Weinberg RB, Shelness GS.. J Lipid Res. 2011;52(2):237-244.

Impact of murine intestinal apolipoprotein A-IV expression on regional lipid absorption, gene expression, and growth. Simon T, Cook VR, Rao A, Weinberg RB.. J Lipid Res. 2011;52(11):1984-1994.

Distinctive structure and interfacial activity of the human apolipoprotein A-IV 347S isoprotein. Weinberg RB, Cook VR.. J Lipid Res. 2010;51(9):2664-2671.

Structural and dynamic interfacial properties of the lipoprotein initiating domain of apolipoprotein B. Ledford AS, Cook VA [sic] [Cook VR], Shelness GS, Weinberg RB.. J Lipid Res. 2009;50(1):108-115.

Intestinal apolipoprotein A-IV expression regionally modulates the number and size of secreted triglyceride-rich lipoproteins [abstract]. Simon T, Weinberg RB.. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2009;29(7):e107.

ApoA-IV expression alters the proximal-distal gradient of intestinal triglyceride absorption efficiency [abstract]. Simon T, Cook VR, Rao A, Weinberg RB.. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2008;28(6):e-98.

Hepatic steatosis and subclinical cardiovascular disease in a cohort enriched for type 2 diabetes: the Diabetes Heart Study. McKimmie RL, Daniel KR, Carr JJ, Bowden DW, Freedman BI, Register TC, Hsu F-C, Lohman KK, Weinberg RB, Wagenknecht LE.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2008;103(12):3029-3035.

An iodine fluorescence quenching clock reaction. Weinberg RB.. J Chem Edu. 2007;84(5):797-800.

A C-terminal truncated human apolipoprotein A-V displays unique structural and lipid-binding properties [abstract]. Beckstead JA, Wong K, Gupta V, Wan C-PL, Cook VR, Weinberg RB, Weers PM, Ryan RO.. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2007;27(6):e-120.

The C terminus of apolipoprotein A-V modulates lipid-binding activity. Beckstead JA, Wong K, Gupta V, Wan C-PL, Cook VR, Weinberg RB, Weers PMM, Ryan RO.. J Biol Chem. 2007;282(21):15484-89.

Common variants of apolipoprotein A-IV differ in their ability to inhibit low density lipoprotein oxidation. Wong W-MR, Gerry AB, Putt W, Roberts JL, Weinberg RB, Humphries SE, Leake DS, Talmud PJ.. Atherosclerosis. 2007;192(2):266-274.

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Professor, Gastroenterology

Clinical Interests

Diarrhea, Gastroenterology, Nutrition, Small Intestinal Disorders
Richard B. Weinberg, M.D.

Richard B. Weinberg, M.D.

Professor, Gastroenterology
Center on Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

Richard B. Weinberg, M.D.60 Ratings
15 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
4.7
CP spoke using clear language
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.7
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.6
Wait time at clinic
3.7



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.

9/28/2017

the provider was very nice, personal, and very understanding. I really enjoyed the appointment

9/21/2017

Very compassionate dr.!

7/23/2017

Dr. Weinburg is wonderful!

7/3/2017

Provider did not look at records, couldn't remember what tests he ordered & after the last test he gave me no conclusion, explanation and didn't schedule follow up.

6/5/2017

good

5/2/2017

Informative yet answered all my questions, helped me relax, great bedside manner, I was so impressed, knowledgeable.

4/27/2017

*Dr. Weinberg is a wonderful physician! Extremely pleased with care.

4/6/2017

Thanks for figuring out what caused my problem and putting me on the road to recovery.

3/29/2017

Very thorough with exam and explanation of findings - feels problem is in back, not stomach.

2/22/2017

Dr Wineberg was wonderful ! I was concerned about the surgical Pathology and he was very clear in his examinations

2/16/2017

*Dr. Weinberg is a fantastic doctor to talk to about your medical problems. He's the best and got me on the right road as soon as I saw him.

2/16/2017

I really liked *Dr. Weinberg. He explained my problem in great detail and steps I needed to take.

1/16/2017

So thoughtful & caring!

12/2/2016

I trust *Dr. Weinburg. He shows much care. Easy to talk to and he always ask alot of questions. Find I can see he is always concerned and works to find the problem. Best care provider I have been to. I wish more providers would be like him and the care he shows.

11/23/2016

I marked very good on all because it was very good.

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