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

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

310 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

4.6 out of 5

310 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.

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

4.6 out of 5

R. Patrick Yeatts, M.D.310 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
4.7
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.7
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
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.

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"

11/2/2016

I love Dr Yeatts! He is an excellent surgeon!

10/7/2016

I felt that I received the very best of care for my medical problem at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, and I would be comfortable recommending my physicians to anyone.

10/7/2016

Dr. Patrick Yeatts was very professional, always talking with me, not at me. His experience in the eye-care field is so impressive. He is up to date on the latest procedures. I am so grateful that I was sent to his office for treatment of a problem that I had been living with for three years. He understood my personal concerns and treated me with the utmost respect.

10/3/2016

Great Experience

9/27/2016

*Dr. Robert Yeatts is a remarkable doctor who is an expert in his field and knowledgeable beyond words. Truly, one of a kind! Please value the expert you have at Baptist Hospital.

9/27/2016

very pleasant experience

9/27/2016

Dr. Yeatts has always told me what was going on and the best way the handle my problem. I have complete confidence that he has the experience (unlike other dr's that I have been to) and knows the is best way to help me with my current problem.

9/21/2016

I have recommended these doctors to others.

9/20/2016

Waiting to have the procedure but my consultation was a very good experience and this provider was highly recommended for my medical condition.

9/7/2016

Dr. Yeatts is a wonderful provider. He's kind, patient and competent.

8/24/2016

I feel that I had the very best physician for my problem taking care of me.

8/3/2016

Wonderful person, he is my HERO!

8/3/2016

Good.

7/24/2016

Dr. Yeatts is amazing. I had had a very bad experience with a physician in Salem, VA and refused to see him again. I contacted my local eye doctor and asked for another recommendation. He strongly suggested Dr. Yeatts. I am SO glad he did!

7/19/2016

Dr Yeats is great doctor

7/13/2016

Since Dr. Yeatts was running late, he only spent about 15 minutes with us. I would have liked just a bit more time; we didn't even touch on the test results from the biopsy.

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