Dr. Winfield Word-Sims, MD

Dr. Winfield Word-Sims, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Winfield Word-Sims, MD is a nephrology specialist in Asheville, NC and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in nephrology.

10 McDowell St

Asheville, NC 28801

Contact Information

(828) 258-8545

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Word-Sims performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Gout
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Word-Sims'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.

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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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

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Nc Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Word-Sims has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Word-Sims' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Word-Sims to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Word-Sims' 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 (1)

Dr. Word-Sims is very professional and smart. He will listen to his patients and give them answers to their questions. He is a real person with a sense of Humor.
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