Dr. Derek A. Williams, DO

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Dr. Derek A. Williams, DO

Pediatric Cardiology | Male

Brenner Childrens Hosp Ped Clin MEDICAL CENTER BLVD 7, Winston Salem, NC 27157 Get Directions
(336) 713-4500

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I am passionate about patient/family centered care and strive each day to offer the highest care and quality possible. My practice's mission echoes this passion: We will care for you. We will keep you safe. We will partner with you in your care. We will respect your time.Read more

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  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
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  • Humana
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

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  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatrics

Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Procedures Performed

  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Event Monitor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pediatric EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
  • Pediatric Stress Echocardiography (ECG)
  • Stress Test
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

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  • 0
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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    A T Sill U Hlth Sci Kirksville Coll Osteo Med

    Graduated in 1999

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Tulane University Med Ctr

    Completed in 2005

  • Undergraduate School
    Pennsylvania State University

    Graduated in 1994

  • Other Education
    Monroe Carell Jr Childrens Hospital At Vanderbilt

    Completed in 2006

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology
  • Board certified in Pediatric Cardiology and Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Williams' Care Philosophy

I am passionate about patient/family centered care and strive each day to offer the highest care and quality possible. My practice's mission echoes this passion: We will care for you. We will keep you safe. We will partner with you in your care. We will respect your time.