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Internist, Infectious Disease Specialist (virus, bacteria, parasites)
34 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(5)
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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Edward Watson Hook is Excellent. Dr. Watson Hook has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Edward Watson Hook, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Bacterial Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Drug Abuse (Substance-Related Addiction Disorders)
  • Genital Herpes (Herpes Genitalis)
  • Gonorrhea
  • Gynecologic disorders
  • HIV Infections
  • HIV Seropositivity
  • Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Infection
  • Inflammation of Urethra (Urethritis)
  • Intravenous Substance Abuse
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  • STD (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)
  • Syphilis
  • Syphillis (Neurosyphilis)
  • Uterine Cervix inflammation (Uterine Cervicitis)

Education & Awards

Dr. Watson Hook graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 8 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bacterial Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Chlamydia Infections
Gonorrhea
HIV Infections
STD (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)
Syphilis
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Watson Hook has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Uab Medical West 
  • Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Edward Watson Hook MD is a male Internist, has 34 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease.
Where does Dr. Edward Watson Hook practice?
Dr. Edward Watson Hook has 6 office locations.
Dr. Edward Watson Hook practices Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease near Birmingham, AL.
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