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William Y. Rice, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

378 Ratings
66 Comments
 

William Y. Rice, M.D.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Locations

University Internal Medicine - Country Club

Clinical Interests

Preventive Medicine, Primary Care, General Internal Medicine

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-3787
Department: 336-716-3787

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Education & Training

  • B.A., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 1984
  • M.D., WFU School of Medicine, 1989
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, NC Baptist Hospital, 1990
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, NC Baptist Hospital, 1992

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

Memberships

  • Am Coll Of Physicians

NPI Number

  • 1306823547
William Y. Rice, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

378 Ratings
66 Comments
 

William Y. Rice, M.D.

Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine

Research Interests

Golf; Gynecomastia; Heptanoic Acids; Pyrroles; Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-3787 | Department: 336-716-3787

Recent Publications

Golf-inhibiting gynecomastia associated with atorvastatin therapy. Hammons KB, Edwards RF, Rice WY.. Pharmacotherapy. 2006;26(8):1165-1168.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

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Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

Preventive Medicine, Primary Care, General Internal Medicine
William Y. Rice, M.D.

William Y. Rice, M.D.

Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

William Y. Rice, M.D.378 Ratings
66 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
4.9
CP efforts to include in decisions
5.0
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.9
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
5.0
Likelihood of recommending CP
5.0
Patients' confidence in CP
5.0
Time CP spent with patient
4.9
Wait time at clinic
4.7



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.

6/6/2018

Dr. Rice is a wonderful doctor. He is concerned about you as a patient and as an individual.

5/31/2018

I do not look forward to the day Dr. Rice retires. I have been his patient for 28 years and he has taken excellent care of me.

5/30/2018

Best possible care provider. Thanks, Dr. Rice, for spending so much time with me in clinic. I have complete faith in your ability to guide my health care.

5/27/2018

I have found Dr. Rice to be an exceptional health care provider.

5/25/2018

*Dr. W. Rice _____ is the best I have been with him so long I can't think of the number of years.

5/15/2018

Dr. Rice is outstanding. We are lucky to have him here.

5/8/2018

Dr. Rice is an excellent physician in whom I have total confidence!!!

4/28/2018

Dr. Rice has been my position for almost 20 years. He is always been Extremely considerate, knowledgeable, and very personable. He also has demonstrated a lot of patience and flexibility and allowing me as a patient to make decisions about my care. He and the staff are an asset to your organization.

4/22/2018

a superb physician, have been seeing him for many years.

4/17/2018

My provider is a great individual who delivers great care

4/11/2018

I had always heard wonderful things about Dr. Rice, and after seeing him for myself, I completely agree. Kind, concerned and understanding.

4/7/2018

I have recommended Dr. Rice to others.

4/6/2018

*Dr. Rice was totally engaged!

4/2/2018

Dr. W. Rice was so cordial and understanding.

3/26/2018

Dr. Rice is an exceptional physician. He devoted significant time to listening to my issues, asked helpful follow-up questions, and showed compassion and understanding in helping me to address particular issues. I couldn't imagine a more caring and attentive physician. I recommend him most highly.

3/23/2018

Dr. Rice is an excellent physician! I always enjoy the care he clinical care he provides! He's also a great listener who seeks to understand what's going on in my life at the time of my visits. I appreciate this added touch.

3/22/2018

Excellent Care provider

3/22/2018

Provider is an excellent doctor. He has great communication skills.

3/19/2018

He as an outstanding clinician, wonderful human being and takes care thoroughly

3/19/2018

Dr Rice very informed on my condition and healthcare

3/18/2018

OMG!! Dr.Rice recommended a book for me to read about nutrition and exercise to help age with grace! What a way to win my heart!

3/17/2018

Dr. Rice is the best physician I've ever had. I've known him since his babies were born & they are now grown. I guess you could say there is history there which a good thing. He is an excellent care giver & his staff is great

3/14/2018

Dr. Rice is a God-send. He really cares about his patients

3/14/2018

Dr. Rice is the best!

3/14/2018

Good

3/12/2018

could not ask for a better experience

2/27/2018

Dr Rice has been my physician for years. He is so compassionate and kind and is like a friend as well as my trusted physician. He has always been attentive and knowledgeable!

2/20/2018

Dr. Rice is one of the best doctors that I have ever encountered. He makes you feel appreciated. He takes time to speak with you about your family and how you are truly feeling. He is an absolute asset to Wake Forest Baptist Health.

2/2/2018

Good experience.

2/1/2018

Fortunately most of my phys. I have known for many years and "*Billy" is outstanding.

1/17/2018

Dr. Rice is brilliant and has been an absolute rock for my parents and myself.

1/9/2018

Always very pleasant.

1/2/2018

Dr. Rice to the tops!

1/2/2018

First rate care. Dr. Rice is superb.

1/2/2018

I think the world of Dr. Rice! He's extremely good at what he does. I'm delighted to have him as my primary care physician!

12/26/2017

best doctor I've ever had

12/19/2017

Billy Rice is the best!

12/19/2017

*Dr. Rice exemplifies excellent care and genuine concern for my quality of health - I am beyond blessed to have him as my provider!!

12/19/2017

Could not have been more professional or respectful

12/9/2017

Dr. Rice is a fantastic physician. the time and empathy he has for his patients is phenomenal.

12/4/2017

Can't say enough positive things about *Dr. Rice. He takes as much time as needed and truly cares.

12/3/2017

very good

11/22/2017

Dr. Rice is a phenomenal provider. I am truly thankful to have him as my physician.

11/22/2017

Dr. Rice has always been thorough and shows that he knows me, my history, and is compassionate and cares. During this latest visit he recommended a book to me, which I purchased already and will help me in stepping up my wellness habits. #bestdoctorEVER

11/21/2017

*Dr. Rice is great, great, GREAT!

11/21/2017

Dr. Rice is very thorough and listens intently to my concerns.

11/14/2017

Dr. Rice is the best and most professional doctor a patient can have. He is so understanding and caring.

11/13/2017

Dr. Rice is superb

11/10/2017

Best doctor I have seen.

11/6/2017

I would recommend this provider to others.

11/3/2017

Dr Rice is the best Dr that Baptist has, he is just great. always understanding and listen to your problems.

10/26/2017

Excellent time spent listening to ny concerns and taking about Them.

10/24/2017

Dr. Rice is great, really listens and shows care and professionalism to another level

10/15/2017

Dr. Rice provdes top notch care. I feel very blessed to be his patient and have complete confidence in him. in addition to his knowledge and skills, he is very caring and has a genuine concern for his patients.

10/11/2017

Dr. Rice is top notch. Can't be beat.

9/8/2017

Dr. Rice is outstanding.

9/5/2017

I've known Dr Rice for many years and find him extremely personal and knowledgeable as to both my health history as well as life experiences...He is "heartfelt, and provides welcome guidance as to "mind, body, and spirit". An accomplished doctor...but more importantly a good friend.

8/15/2017

Dr. Rice is the ultimate professional. I cannot imagine a more capable and understanding man. I feel blessed to be one of his many patients

8/10/2017

I feel lucky Dr. Rice is my primary care doctor.

8/7/2017

Dr. Rice is not just professional, he is a warm, caring person who understands the ups and downs of my medical situation...and always has words that make me feel more positive after my visit.

7/31/2017

All Good

7/31/2017

excellent follow up utilizing My Wake Health to review lab results

7/31/2017

Dr Rice is and outstanding internist and he stays on top of recent advances in medicine, I could not be happier with him as my physician .

7/24/2017

Dr. Rice is the absolute best doctor I've ever been too. He's always concerned about me and my health and very kind and compassionate

7/18/2017

Dr. Rice is wonderful. I completely believe that his care is the reason I am alive.

7/17/2017

the best !

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