Dr. Corby Kessler MD Patient Reviews

Overall Rating

3.7
  • 15 patient ratings
  • 6 reviews

6 Patient Reviews

  • Highly Satisfied
    53%
  • Satisfied
    13%
  • Neutral
    0%
  • Dissatisfied
    13%
  • Highly Dissatisfied
    20%
  • Wait Time 18.9 minutes
  • Easy Appointments
  • Promptness
  • Friendly Staff
  • Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
  • Bedside Manner
  • Spends Time With Patients
  • Appropriate Followup

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5.0 of 5
December 16th, 2011
A Patient with 6 years experience
Wait time
15 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
Spends Time with Patients
Appropriate Follow-up
After being diabled with a nerve disorder for 10 years, going through multiple surgeries without success. Actually with additional residual problems from the surgeries themselves, I was ready to give up... at the age of 38. I was then refered to Corby Kessler for Pain Management. Thank the good Lord. Dr. Kessler saved my life and my sanity. He is an expert in his field and truly cares for his patients. Both their quality and quanity of life. I would recommend Dr. Kessler to anyone with chronic pain management issues and physical rehabilitation. I have had experience with three other pain management specialists as both a nurse and a patient and Dr. Kessler gets a 100% in my ratings always. I have met know one better. The Office Manager is fantastic and goes above and beyond what most office staff do to help their patients. Thank you Dr. K and Chelle!!
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5.0 of 5
November 8th, 2011
Wait time
10 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
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Appropriate Follow-up
office staff has a hard time getting it right with prescriptions. Poor follow-through by office staff. Doctor is great, but he needs to spend time re-training his staff.
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2.0 of 5
July 2nd, 2011
Socially Inept and unpredictble
Wait time
30 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
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Spends Time with Patients
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I had consistent appointments with Dr. Kessler for slightly beyond one year. I never knew which personality to expect from one appointment to the next. He makes a concerted effort to be calm, friendly and listen; but when he fails to achieve any of those objectives, he's blissfully unaware. During a few appointments he was friendly, informative, and courteous. During a few appointments he was rude, dismissive, insipid, insincere, and downright dishonest. He's the kind of Dr. who will say something like "Norco [10/325] is 3 [THREE] times stronger than a standard vicodin [5/500] tablet." No matter how polite or friendly you are with him, you'll make the most progress with him if you play stupid, and massage his ego at every opportunity. If you can properly pronounce the names of drugs, I suggest you intentionally mispronounce them. If you happen to know the dosage(s) of any particular drug, you ought to keep that to yourself, especially if you observe him incorrectly stating available dosages. If you are an informed patient who has done research, keep it to yourself at all times. No matter what he says, even if he says it to you each and every time you see him, reply as though it's valuable new information that you genuinely appreciate him sharing with you. He makes an effort to be what he's trained to be, but he's not playing with a full deck of cards.
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2.0 of 5
January 26th, 2010
Patient Overload
Wait time
60 minutes
Easy Appointment
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I orginally went for perscription withdrawel..And something to manage my chronic pain..The Doctor had so many patients it was crazy..One every 15 minutes..Bad...and so sad...Then when I tried to communicate he over talked me..Bad..So I left in tears..When I got home I called someone else.
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5.0 of 5
October 12th, 2009
Caring and attentive
Wait time
5 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
Spends Time with Patients
Appropriate Follow-up
Dr. Kessler cares about the whole patient - mental and physical health. He looks you in the eye and listens when you talk. Pain patients aren't always the easiest people to deal with, yet the doctor and his staff are always courteous and professional. He is very popular, which means about a three month wait for your first visit, but once you're in, you're in. Dr. Kessler also doesn't have a sensitive ego like some doctors and is willing to give referrals when necessary. You can disagree with him without fear of reprisal. I would recommend Dr. Kessler to anyone looking for a good pain management doctor.
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5.0 of 5
February 27th, 2009
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
Spends Time with Patients
Dr. Kessler is a dedicated physician who is a credit to his profession.ASK
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