Dr. David C. Hess, MD

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Specializes in Internal Medicine • Male • Age 57

1120 15th St
Augusta, GA 30912
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Dr. Hess:

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Phone & Address

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes

Dr. Hess' Offices

Georgia Regents Medical Center
Georgia Regents Medical Center
1120 15th St
Augusta, GA 30912
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Dr. Hess' Experience

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Dr. Hess' Care Philosophy

Dr. Hess' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Hess Performs

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)

Conditions Dr. Hess Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Georgia Regents Medical Center
1120 15th Street
Augusta, GA 30912

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hess

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    Phone & Address

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Hess accepting new patients?

    • Yes.
    A
    Georgia Regents Medical Center
    1120 15th St
    Augusta, GA 30912
    (706) 223-1264
    Contact Information
    (706) 721-4581 (Office)
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    Accepted Insurances

    What insurance does he accept?

    • American Republic
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Emblem Health
    • Humana
    • MedCost
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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  2. Dr. Hess' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Hess' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Internal Medicine
    • Neurology
    • Pediatric Neurology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 1986
    • Neurology, 1990
    • Vascular Neurology, 2008
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    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    2
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Anterior Horn Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Convulsions
    • Dementia
    • Diplopia
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
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    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Tuberous Sclerosis
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Background Check for Dr. Hess

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of MD Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1983
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hess & Staff

    • English
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  3. Dr. Hess' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Georgia Regents Medical Center

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hess

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hess to family and friends

    4 responses
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    national average

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    Dr. Hess' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    3 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    3 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 4 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Hess
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    3 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    3 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    3 responses
    below
    national average

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