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Family Practitioner, Primary Care Doctor
9 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(37)
Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kaoru Pridgen is Excellent. Dr. Pridgen has been reviewed by 37 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.4615384615385 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.7
  • Currently 3.65 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.5
  • Currently 3.4615384615385 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
  • Currently 3.76 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.8
  • Currently 3.8076923076923 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.8
  • Currently 3.8461538461538 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kaoru Pridgen, MD is board certified in Family Medicine.

  • She has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Flu (Human Influenza)

Education & Awards

Dr. Pridgen graduated from Ross University, Edison. She has 9 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2013)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Diabetes Care Recognition (2012 - 2015)
Level I
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2014 - 2017)
Level III
NCQA Diabetes Physician Recognition Program (2012 - 2015)
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2014 - 2017)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Columbia, SC
Family Practitioner
On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Pridgen has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Palmetto Health Richland 
  • Providence Hospital Northeast 
  • Lexington Medical Center 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Kaoru J Pridgen MD is a female Family Practitioner, has 9 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Kaoru J. Pridgen practice?
Dr. Kaoru Pridgen has 2 office locations.
Dr. Kaoru Pridgen practices Family Medicine near Columbia, SC.
See Columbia Family Physicians.