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James L. Wofford, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

49 Ratings
5 Comments

James L. Wofford, M.D.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Specialties

General Internal Medicine

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-9800
Department: 336-713-9744

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Additional Languages

Spanish

Education & Training

  • B.S., Millsaps College , 1977
  • M.D., U Of Mississippi Sch Of Medicine , 1985
  • M.S., Wake Forest University , 1990
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1986
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1988
  • Fellowship, WFU School of Medicine, 1991

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine - Geriatric Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine

Memberships

  • Soc Of General Internal Medici
  • Soc of Hospital Medicine
  • Am Coll Of Physicians
  • Forsyth-Davie-Stokes Medical S

NPI Number

  • 1750363354
James L. Wofford, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

49 Ratings
5 Comments

James L. Wofford, M.D.

Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine

Research Interests

education/training (all f, t,

Contact Information

Department: 336-713-9744

Recent Publications

Denizard-Thompson NM, Feiereisel K, Wofford JL. STAR (Safe Transitions Across Care): a focus on an interdisciplinary discharge process [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2013;28(Suppl 1):S446.

Miller DP, Denizard-Thompson NM, Wofford JL, Babcock D, Weaver KE, Case LD, Spangler J, Pignone M. Ipad-based patient education and data collection for colorectal cancer screening [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2013;28(Suppl 1):S245-S246.

Miller DP, Duren-Winfield V, Wofford JL, Pignone M, Case LD. The feasibility of computer assisted instruction for low literacy patients [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2013;28(Suppl 1):S202.

Wofford JL, Pedley CF, Campos C. How can academic generalists contribute to the patent development of inventions/innovations?: Exploring the U.S. patent database for patents relevant to primary care [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2013;28(Suppl 1):S92.

Denizard-Thompson NR, Singh S, Stevens SR, Miller DP, Wofford JL. iPod technology for teaching patients about anticoagulation: a pilot study of mobile computer-assisted patient education. Prim Health Care Res Dev. 2012;13(1):42-47.

Campos C, Denizard-Thompson NM, Pedley CR [sic] [Pedley CF], Miller DP, Wofford JL. Physical activity, opioid medication use, and interest in yoga in an urban community health center [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2012;27(Suppl 2):S273.

Wofford JL, Campos CL, Johnson DA, Brown MT. Providing a Spanish interpreter using low-cost videoconferencing in a community health centre: a pilot study using tablet computers. Inform Prim Care. 2012;20(2):141-146.

Denizard-Thompson NM, Feiereisel KB, Stevens SF, Miller DP, Wofford JL. The digital divide at an urban community health center: implications for quality improvement and health care access. J Community Health. 2011;36(3):456-460.

Wofford J, Stevens S, Brown K. Teaching asthma self-assessment through computer-assisted patient education: a pilot study [letter]. Prim Care Respir J. 2011;20(2):218.

Stevens S, Pedley C, Feiereisel K, Hopping J, Lichstein P, Miller D, Wofford J. Implementation of a narcotic registry in a residency-based primary care clinic: lessons learned from one-year follow-up [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2010;25(Suppl 3):466.

Denizard-Thompson N, Singh S, Miller DP, Stevens S, Wells M, Wofford JL. Patient education systems built around the Ipod: a new use for a popular technology [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2009;24(Suppl 1):257.

Pedley C, Smoak M, Graves D, Wofford JL. Does diabetic disease management reduce emergency department utilization for high-risk Medicaid patients? [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2009;24(Suppl 1):61.

Pedley C, Smoak M, Graves D, Wofford JL. A telephone management intervention for diabetes that works [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2009;24(Suppl 1):249.

Wofford JL, Wells MD, Singh S. Best strategies for patient education about anticoagulation with warfarin: a systematic review. BMC Health Serv Res. 2008;8():article 40.

Denizard-Thompson N, Singh S, Wells M, Wofford JL. Using IPOD technology for warfarin education: mobile computer-assisted patient education for improving office efficiency [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2008;23(Suppl 2):230.

Pedley C, Herring C, Graves D, Smoak M, Wofford JL. Should patients with co-morbid psychiatric disorders be excluded from diabetes disease management programs? Comparisons of glycemic control at an urban community health center [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2008;23(Suppl 2):400-401.

Wofford JL, Fleischer AB, Singh S. FDA's purge of older medications from the U.S. market: the case of quinine and leg cramps [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2008;23(Suppl 2):303.

Miller DP, Mansfield RJ, Woods JB, Wofford JL, Moran WP. The impact of drug samples on prescribing to the uninsured. South Med J. 2008;101(9):888-893.

Ariza F, Singh S, Wofford JL. Thrombotic complications of peripherally inserted central catheters: a systematic review [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2007;22(Suppl 1):77-78.

Wofford JL, Wells MD, Singh S. Strategies for patient education related to chronic warfarin therapy: a systematic review [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2007;22(Suppl 1):136.

Peltier D, Regan-Smith M, Wofford J, Whelton S, Kennebecks G, Carney PA. Teaching focused histories and physical exams in ambulatory care: a multi-institutional randomized trial. Teach Learn Med. 2007;19(3):244-250.

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Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine

Clinical Specialties

General Internal Medicine
James L. Wofford, M.D.

James L. Wofford, M.D.

Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

James L. Wofford, M.D.49 Ratings
5 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
4.6
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.6
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.6
CP spoke using clear language
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.7
Patients' confidence in CP
4.6
Time CP spent with patient
4.6
Wait time at clinic
4.1



Patient Comments

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6/2/2014

My doctor & the staff are very friendly & helpful, very nice people.

5/19/2014

Very good doctor.

4/29/2014

He's a great doctor and the nurses are great

4/22/2014

Doctor was very nice.

3/7/2014

to me he is one of the best doctors there

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