Dr. Claire Birdsong, MD

Dr. Claire Birdsong, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Claire Birdsong, MD is a family medicine specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Medical University of South Carolina in 1991 and specializes in family medicine.

100 Palmetto Health Pkwy Ste 220

Columbia, SC 29212

Contact Information

(803) 907-7700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
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Dr. Birdsong's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Birdsong "As a family physician, I treat the whole patient of all ages. Preventive care and working with you the patient to develop a plan you can follow is a key component to my team's care."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

202  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sickle Cell Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Richland Mem Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Richland Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Birdsong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Birdsong's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Birdsong to family and friends
27 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Birdsong's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Birdsong is very competent, knowledgeable, and has a wonderful bedside manner. She is kind, attentive, and really listens to patients, offering options (when appropriate) for their treatment. I feel heard and genuinely cared for with Dr. Birdsong, and she has helped me become healthier over the...more
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Dr. Birdsong is an excellent caring doctor who listens and cares about her patients. My parents have been patients of hers for years and have received individualized attention each visit. They would not consider seeing any other doctor.
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I love Dr. Birdsong! She truly cares about her patients. I have never felt rushed, and she is very thorough answering any questions I have. I won’t go to anyone else.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Birdsong for 20+ years! She is an excellent, conscientious and ethical doctor! Would NEVER consider another primary physician. When I have to be referred to another physician, I trust her judgment! Dr. Birdsong has helped me with my medications since I am now on Part...more
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Dr. Claire Birdsong is one of the best physicians around Columbia. She is a kind and caring individual who listens to her patients.
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