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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Gettinger is Excellent. Dr. Gettinger has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Gettinger, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Education & Awards

Dr. Gettinger graduated from University of California at San Francisco. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Five Points South
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Gettinger has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Uab Medical West 
  • UAB Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. David S Gettinger MD is a male Internist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. David S. Gettinger practice?
Dr. David Gettinger has 1 office location.
Dr. David Gettinger practices Internal Medicine near Birmingham, AL.
See Birmingham Internists.