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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Byard Edwards is Excellent. Dr. Edwards has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Byard Edwards, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Kidney Disease
  • Portal Hypertension

Education & Awards

Dr. Edwards graduated from Louisiana State University at New Orleans. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Metro Atlanta
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Edwards has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Northside Forsyth Hospital 
  • Emory University Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Byard F Edwards MD is a male Internist, has 24 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.
Where does Dr. Byard F. Edwards practice?
Dr. Byard Edwards has 1 office location.
Dr. Byard Edwards practices Internal Medicine and Nephrology near Atlanta, GA.
See Atlanta Internists and Atlanta Nephrologists.