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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 77

3204 White Horse Rd Ste D
Greenville, SC 29611
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Hospital Quality

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Bon Secours St. Francis Health System - St. Francis - Downtown
1 Saint Francis Dr
Greenville, SC 29601

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Westside Medical Center
Westside Medical Center
3204 White Horse Rd Ste D
Greenville, SC 29611
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    Dr. Porter Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical University of South Carolina
    Graduated in 1978
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Porter Jr. & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    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. Porter Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Porter Jr.'s Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Porter Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    Westside Medical Center
    3204 White Horse Rd Ste D
    Greenville, SC 29611
    (864) 295-1066 (Office)
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