Dr. Derek A. Williams, DO

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Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology • Male • Age 42

MEDICAL CENTER BLVD Suite 7
Winston Salem, NC 27157
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Dr. Williams' Experience

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Dr. Williams' Care Philosophy

Dr. Williams' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Williams Performs

  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Conditions Dr. Williams Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Medical Center Boulevard
Winston Salem, NC 27157
Brenner Children's Hospital
Medical Center Boulevard
Winston Salem, NC 27157

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Williams

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Brenner Childrens Hosp Ped Clin
Brenner Childrens Hosp Ped Clin
MEDICAL CENTER BLVD Suite 7
Winston Salem, NC 27157
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    Dr. Williams' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Williams' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatric Cardiology
    • Pediatrics
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    • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Event Monitor
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Echocardiogram
    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Pediatric EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Pediatric Stress Echocardiography (ECG)
    • Stress Test
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Coarctation of the Aorta
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Hypertension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Williams

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Carolina.
    • 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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    A T Sill U Hlth Sci Kirksville Coll Osteo Med
    Graduated in 1999

    Fellowship Hospital

    Tulane University Med Ctr
    Complete in 2005

    Undergraduate Schools

    Pennsylvania State University
    Graduated in 1994

    Other Education

    Monroe Carell Jr Childrens Hospital at Vanderbilt
    Complete in 2006
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Williams & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Williams' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Williams has admitting privileges:

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    • Brenner Children's Hospital

    • Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Williams

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Williams to family and friends

    4 responses
    above
    national average

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

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Williams accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Brenner Childrens Hosp Ped Clin
    MEDICAL CENTER BLVD Suite 7
    Winston Salem, NC 27157
    (336) 713-4500 (Office)
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