Dr. William Austin, MD

Dr. William Austin, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. William Austin, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read his story

1901 S Hawthorne Rd Ste 310

Winston Salem, NC 27103

Contact Information

(336) 448-2427

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 26 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Austin performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 92% of peers
Vomiting Disorders
high
more than 87% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Austin's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Austin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Austin "Dr. Austin received his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia and attended medical school at the Medical College of Virginia. His internship, residency and fellowship were completed at North Carolina Baptist Hospital. He has over 35 years of experience in private specialty practice. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Affiliations include the American Society for Gastroenterological Endoscopy, the American College of Physicians, the North Carolina Society of Gastroenterology, the American College for Gastroenterology and the American Medical Association."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Austin "Our team of physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and staff is dedicated to providing comprehensive outpatient gastroenterology care at all locations of G.A.P. We value our relationships with our patients and referring physicians. We are committed to providing the highest quality and cost-effective healthcare to our community."

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

81  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North 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

  • University of Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • North Carolina Baptist Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • North Carolina Baptist Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • North Carolina Baptist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Austin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Austin's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Austin to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Austin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

The Voice of Reason, Dr. Austin always offers a thoughtful, common sense approach to my care.
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Dr Austin has been great with my son who has Crohn's.
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