Dr. Christopher Skelley, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(26)
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Dr. Christopher Skelley, MD
Dr. Christopher Skelley, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Bryant, AR. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Dr. Skelley is affiliated with Saline Memorial Hospital.

319 Bryant Ave Ste 1

Bryant, AR 72022

Contact Information

(501) 653-0353

Dr. Christopher Skelley, MD

Dr. Christopher Skelley, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Skelley's Experience

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Dr. Skelley's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
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  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

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Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Ar College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Skelley's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Skelley to family and friends
2.5
based on 26 total reviews (10 with comments)
Dr. Skelley's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (10)
Benton, AR |
Went to Dr. Skelley for a first visit. Spent nearly three hours in the waiting room. The nurse was very rude, uncaring, distant, and didn't act like she cared or not whether I was there when she finally called me back. As she was taking my vitals her rudeness escalated to the point where I got up, walked out of the exam room, got a refund of my copay and left. With all the bad reviews on this website, it looks like something should be done to doctor's offices like this.
Bryant |
Ultimately it is a doctor's responsibility to make sure that his orders are followed through on. Dr. Skelley is a good doctor, and is friendly to talk to, but just will not proactively give you any direction concerning preventative health care (such as recommended age-based screenings), nor will he follow through on decisions or findings during visits. Ask to see Tim (a P.A. at the same clinic) if you want immediate care. He, and my wife calling them repeatedly, saved my finger last fall.
in Benton, AR |
Just started seeing Dr. Skelly after my Dr retired. He seams to be fine but that office is like none I have ever dealt with. Husband and I have only been twice. It took 4 phone calls to remind them to call in his prescriptions! And as of now I'm still waiting for them to call in a prescription from yesterday's visit. The front office is very unprofessional. While waiing to see the doctor all the girls behind window seem to be having a party with all the laughing and squealing going on.
Plano, TX |
He needs to be aware that his office staff and nurses are horrible at their job. It should NEVER take 3 weeks to get test results. They never return phone calls. The ONLY way we got the results was by going into the office and then they were rude. Find another doctor.
Little Rock, AR |
Been a patient of Dr. Skelly for many years now and even though I appreciate his "bedside manner", the issues I have had with his staff and thier lack of accountability and professionalism is completely un acceptable. The latest issue with the staff resulted in my having to be admitted to the ER in Benton for treatment of an issue they completely missed during my exam 3 days earlier. I can no longer trust my health care to this group of people.
in Bryant, Arkansas |
I've been a patient of Dr. Skellys for several years. I don't go as often as I should because of the dread I have of dealing with the staff. I'm currently trying to get the nurse to fax precriptions to my insurance mail order pharmacy. I've been reduced to begging and its humiliating. I'm in a wheelchair and my last visit ended with me getting mashed in the heavy door between the exam rooms and the waiting area, the girl couldn't be bothered to open it for me! Rescued by another patient!
Little Rock, AR |
phone calls are not returned in a timely manner at all. It always seems as though you are bothering staff when you call them. Staff very rude. Takes several weeks to get results and decision about plan of care. Changing to another clinic who makes patients their priority.
If I could give zero stars, I would. Dr Skelley and staff at Bryant Medical Clinic don't care about their patients at all. They don't return phone calls and the wait time is absolutely unacceptable.
in Bryant, AR |
Unfortunately I could not rand his office staff with zero stars. They are the absolute worst! They are rude on the phone, do not return calls and act lie you are bothering them. I love Dr. Skelly but I am done dealing with his staff. Time to take my business elsewhere after 12 years
in Bryant, AR |
Great Doctor!!!! However, his staff is rude and has no empathy for his patients. Could not get a nurse to return my call for almost two weeks, because she was dealing with patients. I forget, but was I not a patient at this point?!? I have known Doc Skelly for years. His wife is a great pediatrician also. He definitely has no idea of what is going on in his office while he is treating patients. No hard feelings, but me and my insurance pay a lot for these services.
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Dr. Skelley accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Skelley has admitting privileges

Saline Memorial Hospital
1 Medical Park Dr
Benton, AR 72015
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