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R. Patrick Yeatts, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

316 Ratings
33 Comments
 

R. Patrick Yeatts, M.D.

Professor,

Clinical Interests

Ocular Oncology, Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Orbital Surgery

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-4091
Department: 336-716-4091

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Hampden-Sydney College, 1974
  • M.D., WFU School of Medicine, 1978
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, NC Baptist Hospital, 1979
  • Residency, Ophthalmology, Mayo Graduate School, 1982
  • Fellowship, Mass. Eye/Ear Infirmary, 1983

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology

Memberships

  • Am Academy Of Ophthalmology
  • Am Coll Of Surgeons
  • Forsyth-Davie-Stokes Medical S

NPI Number

  • 1376526079
R. Patrick Yeatts, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

316 Ratings
33 Comments
 

R. Patrick Yeatts, M.D.

Professor, Ophthalmology (Eye Center)
Otolaryngology

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-5521 | Department: 336-716-4091

Recent Publications

Bilateral adenoid cystic carcinoma of the orbit. Branson SV, McClintic E, Yeatts RP.. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;33(3 Suppl 1):S124-S125.

Evisceration with injectable hydrogel implant in a rabbit model. Koreen IV, McClintic EA, Mott RT, Stanton C, Yeatts RP.. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;33(3):163-167.

Orbitofacial metastatic basal cell carcinoma: report of 10 cases. Branson SV, McClintic E, Ozgur O, Esmaeli B, Yeatts RP.. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;33(3):213-217.

Orbital and intraocular lymphoma in contralateral eyes:a case of cutaneous aggressive CD-8+ T-cell lymphoma. Komanski C, Weinlander K, Yeatts P.. Ophthalmology. 2017;124(5):687.

Gene expression profiling and heterogeneity of nonspecific orbital inflammation affecting the lacrimal gland. Rosenbaum JT, Choi D, Harrington CA, Wilson DJ, Grossniklaus HE, Sibley CH, Salek SS, Ng JD, Dailey RA, Steele EA, Hayek B, Craven CM, Edward DP, Maktabi AMY, Al Hussain H, White VA, Dolman PJ, Czyz CN, Foster JA, Harris GJ, Bee YS, Tse DT,.. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(11):1156-1162.

Oral propranolol as an alternative therapy for orbital angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia. McClintic EA, Ting A, Yeatts RP.. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016;32(6):e139-e140.

Fibrosis, gene expression and orbital inflammatory disease. Rosenbaum JT, Choi D, Wilson DJ, Grossniklaus HE, Harrington CA, Dailey RA, Ng JD, Steele EA, Czyz CN, Foster JA, Tse D, Alabiad C, Dubovy S, Parekh P, Harris GJ, Kazim M, Patel P, White V, Dolman P, Edward DP, Alkatan H, Al Hussain H, Selva D,.. Br J Ophthalmol. 2015;99(10):1424-1429.

IgG4 immunostaining and its implications in orbital inflammatory disease. Wong AJ, Planck SR, Choi D, Harrington CA, Troxell ML, Houghton DC, Stauffer P, Wilson DJ1, Grossniklaus HE, Dailey RA, Ng JD, Steele EA, Harris GJ, Czyz C, Foster JA, White VA, Dolman PJ, Kazim M, Patel PJ, Edward DP, al Katan H, al Hussain H,.. PLoS One. 2014;9(10):e109847.

Molecular diagnosis reveals a surprising prevalence of limited Gpa among patients with orbital inflammatory diseases [abstract]. Rosen-Baum JT, Choi D, Harrington C, Stauffer P, Wilson D, Gupta S, Dailey R, Ng J, Steele E, Yeatts P, Dolman P, White V, Harris G, Czyz C, Foster J, Edward D, Alkatan H, Korn B, Kikkawa D, Selva D, Dubovy S, Alabiad C, Tse D, Kazim M,.. Arthritis Rheum. 2014;66(Suppl 10):S771.

IgG4 immunostaining is common but not specific in orbitbal inflammatory diseases [abstract]. Rosenbaum JT, Wong A, Stauffer P, Troxell M, Houghton D, Choi D, Harrington C, Wilson D, Grossniklaus H, Dailey R, Ng J, Steele E, Yeatts P, Dolman P, White V, Czyz C, Foster J, Edward D, Alkatan H, Kikkawa D, Korn B, Selva D, Harris G,.. Arthritis Rheum. 2014;66(Suppl 10):S541-S542.

Infantile orbital cellulitis secondary to community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Kobayashi D, Givner LB, Yeatts RP, Anthony EY, Shetty AK.. J AAPOS. 2011;15(2):208-210.

Isolated intraorbital intravascular large B-cell lymphoma: a case report. Mills KC, Yeatts P, Grier DD.. J Hematopathol. 2011;4(4):215-219.

Primary neuroendocrine tumor of the orbit progressing to neoplastic meningitis. Mititelu M, Stanton CA, Yeatts RP.. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008;24(3):231-233.

Effect of short-duration silicone intubation in congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction. Peterson NJ, WEaver RG, Yeatts RP.. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008;24(3):167-171.

Doxycycline-inducted cutaneous hyperpigmentation [abstract]. Pichardo RO, Yeatts RP, Sangueza OP.. Am J Dermatopathol. 2006;28(3):235.

Malignant melanoma arising from PAM without atypia [abstract]. Li H, Yeatts P, Sangueza OP.. Am J Dermatopathol. 2006;28(3):232.

All Publications

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Professor, Ophthalmology (Eye Center)

Clinical Interests

Ocular Oncology, Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Orbital Surgery
R. Patrick Yeatts, M.D.

R. Patrick Yeatts, M.D.

Professor, Ophthalmology (Eye Center)
Otolaryngology

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

R. Patrick Yeatts, M.D.316 Ratings
33 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
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.9
Time CP spent with patient
4.7
Wait time at clinic
3.8



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.

9/30/2017

Dr. Yeatts was excellent and his assistant, Dr. Pace, was also very professional and helpful.

9/12/2017

Appreciative of the care and concern...and very professional and educated. Dr. Yeats I felt is excellent in his field

8/31/2017

Prior to seeing Dr. Yeatts I saw 2 Opthalmologists (not at Wake Forest Baptist) for treatment to my ailment. But they could not provide an effective treatment. The latter of them thought that I needed surgery and referred me to Dr. Yeatts. I am glad that Dr. Yeatts diagnosed my ailment correctly and treated me for that, without performing a surgery.

8/28/2017

Dr. Yeatts not only has a good bedside manner but knows what he is doing.

8/7/2017

Again, Dr. Yeatts is golden to me. Great physician.

7/28/2017

no problems

6/24/2017

no problems

6/13/2017

Dr Pace and Dr Yeatts are excellent. Great bedside manner and truly paid attention to me and showed concern for my issue.

6/12/2017

Dr. Yeatts is one of the best doctors I've known. He smiled when he saw that I was happy with the outcome of my surgery and that makes all the difference.

6/12/2017

Excellent

5/30/2017

Dr. Yeatts is top notch. I would not have gone anywhere else.

5/19/2017

None of the potential negatives occurred. No pain, no excessive bleeding. A very positive surgical experience.

5/16/2017

All good

5/13/2017

VERY PLEASED WITH HIM

5/1/2017

*Dr. Yeatts made me feel as if I were being treated like a member of his family.

4/26/2017

All the nurses and drs. was very good to me.

4/15/2017

Dr. Yeats is phenomenal! I really appreciate the care and concern he gives me.

3/28/2017

Dr. Yeatts is always very professional and courteous. He provides excellent patient care for me.

3/23/2017

My experience was good.

3/22/2017

very very good service, very good doctor

3/3/2017

Excellent doctor & very caring w/patient 1st attitude!

2/28/2017

I've experienced no bad problems or anything, everyone have been nice & helpful. No complaints.

2/21/2017

Good

2/8/2017

*Dr. Yeatts has been a wonderful care provider for me! I have great confidence in him.

1/24/2017

dr yeatts is the best. his reputation preceded him.

1/23/2017

*Dr. Yeatts is a excellent & caring doctor.

1/17/2017

Our family has been extremely impressed with their interest and concerns *Dr. Yeatts has shown in the treatment of my illness and his willingness to work with us in every way for the best possible solution.

1/4/2017

Excellent

12/22/2016

My condition is rare. Yeats was very patient with my many questions.

12/20/2016

I have no complaints with *Dr. Yeatts.

12/6/2016

Dr. Yeatts and staff are exceptional.

11/22/2016

Very good experience.

11/21/2016

Dr. Yeatts is beyond a "5"

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