Dr. Richard A. Waldman, MD

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Specializes in Pediatrics • Male • Age 72

823 Jefferson St
Whiteville, NC 28472
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Hospital Quality

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Columbus Regional Healthcare System
500 Jefferson Street
Whiteville, NC 28472

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Accepting new patients?

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823 Jefferson St
Whiteville, NC 28472
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    Dr. Waldman's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Pediatrics

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatrics, 1973
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    Background Check for Dr. Waldman

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    1 Board Action

    • Noncompliance with a Board Order  (11/23/2009)
    • Action Taken: Other actions
    • Summary: Dr. Richard Alan Waldman; License # 39134

      Nature of Complaint:

      The physician previously entered into a Consent Order with the North Carolina Medical Board on 06-05-2007 and agreed to attend an intensive course on recordkeeping approved by the Board's President within six months and to complete a minimum of twenty hours of Category I CME within a year. The physician failed to complete this portion of the agreement and the Board initiated disciplinary proceedings. The physician has since satisfied the requirements of the 06-05-2007 Consent Order.

      Action Taken-Consent Order

      • The North Carolina Medical Board has suspended the physician's license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of North Carolina. The suspension has been stayed .
      • The physician shall comply with the Board's Position Statement "Medical Record Documentation".
    • State: North Carolina
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    New York University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1968

    Internship Hospital

    Mt Sinai Hospital
    Complete in 1969

    Residency Hospital

    Mt Sinai Hospital
    Complete in 1971
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Waldman & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Waldman's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Waldman

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waldman to family and friends

    4 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Waldman's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 4 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Waldman
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    4 responses
    below
    national average

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    Is Dr. Waldman accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    823 Jefferson St
    Whiteville, NC 28472
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