Dr. William Simons, MD

Dr. William Simons, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. William Simons, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Asheville, NC and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in infectious disease medicine.

4 Herman Ave Ste C

Asheville, NC 28803

Contact Information

(828) 676-2960

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Simons' Experience

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Dr. Simons' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Board certified in Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine and Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Infectious Disease Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

34  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
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3  Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

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 North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Sheppard Pratt Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • North Carolina Baptist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Simons has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simons' Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simons to family and friends
12 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Simons' 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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr Simons is a wonderful doctor. He is highly knowledgeable, trust worthy, and caring. He has helped me so much. His staff is helpful. He has helped me understand my condition and manage it.
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Dr. Simons listens to his patients and always has their best interest in mind. He is a good doctor that truly cares for his patients.
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Dr. Simmons is a phenomenal doctor and person. He is a good listener and knows a lot about all medications that can help you. Because of him I have not had a bout of depression in some time.
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Dr. Simons has been my doctor for nearly nine years. Mine was a difficult case that my previous doctor(s) were unable to resolve. Dr. Simons was determined to get me healthy again. He was kind and compassionate, willing to listen, willing to think “outside the box, and tenacious in his desire to...more
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Dr Simons is truly amazing. I have been his patient for many years. He cares about his patients and their well-being. He will always take time to answer questions and explain things in a way it is easy to understand.
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