Dr. William R. Edwards, MD

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Specializes in Oncology • Male • Age 61

3535 N Bell School Rd Ste 200
Rockford, IL 61114
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Dr. Edwards:

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Dr. Edwards' Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Rockford Memorial Hospital
2400 North Rockton Avenue
Rockford, IL 61103
Osf Saint Anthony Medical Center
5666 East State Street
Rockford, IL 61108

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Edwards

Healthgrades

8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Swedish American Medical
Swedish American Medical
3535 N Bell School Rd Ste 200
Rockford, IL 61114
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7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Dr. Edwards' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Fallopian Tube Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Kaposi's Sarcoma
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
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    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Edwards

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • 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

    University of Ia Roy J & L Carver Com
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    Marshfield Clin/St Josephs

    Residency Hospital

    Marshfield Clin/St Josephs

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Edwards & 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. Edwards' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Edwards has admitting privileges:

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    • Osf Saint Anthony Medical Center

    • Rockford Memorial Hospital

    • SwedishAmerican Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Edwards

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edwards to family and friends

    5 responses
    above
    national average

    Your participation
    is confidential

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

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    Your participation in the survey will help other patients make informed decisions. You will also be helping Dr. Edwards and his staff know how they are doing and how they can improve their services.

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    Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Edwards accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Swedish American Medical
    3535 N Bell School Rd Ste 200
    Rockford, IL 61114
    (779) 696-9400 (Office)
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