Dr. Woodford S. Van Meter, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 61

740 S LIMESTONE ST Suite 301
Lexington, KY 40536
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Hospital Quality

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Baptist Health Lexington
1740 Nicholasville Road
Lexington, KY 40503
UK Good Samaritan Hospital
310 South Limestone
Lexington, KY 40508

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CENTRAL MEDICAL PLAZA
CENTRAL MEDICAL PLAZA
1760 Nicholasville Rd Suite 203
Lexington, KY 40503
University Of Kentucky OPH
University Of Kentucky OPH
740 S LIMESTONE ST Suite 301
Lexington, KY 40536
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    Dr. Van Meter's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology, 2006
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    Background Check for Dr. Van Meter

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Vanderbilt University
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    Mayo Grad Sch Med

    Residency Hospital

    Mayo Grad Sch Med

    Fellowship Hospital

    Emory U Clin
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Van Meter & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Van Meter's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Baptist Health Lexington

    • UK Good Samaritan Hospital

    • University of Kentucky Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Van Meter to family and friends

    3 responses
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    Dr. Van Meter's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    3 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 3 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Van Meter
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    3 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    CENTRAL MEDICAL PLAZA
    1760 Nicholasville Rd Suite 203
    Lexington, KY 40503
    (859) 275-4001 (Office)
    (606) 275-1142 (Fax)
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    University Of Kentucky OPH
    740 S LIMESTONE ST Suite 301
    Lexington, KY 40536
    (859) 323-5867 (Office)
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    Central Baptist Eyes
    1760 Nicholasville Rd Suite 203
    Lexington, KY 40503
    (859) 277-7109 (Office)
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