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Primary Care Doctor, Family Practitioner
12 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(46)
Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rick Waks is Excellent. Dr. Waks has been reviewed by 46 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
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Promptness 4.4
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Courteous Staff 4.7
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
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Bedside Manner 4.8
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Spends Time with Me 4.7
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Follows Up After Visit 4.6
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Rick Waks, DO is board certified in Family Medicine.


Education & Awards

Dr. Waks graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He has 6 awards.

Awards  
Clinician of the Year-Harbor Health Sciences
Patients' Choice Award (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2014)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2014 - 2017)
Level III
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2014 - 2017)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Fort Myers, FL
Family Practitioner

Affiliations

Dr. Waks has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Gulf Coast Hospital 
  • Lee Memorial Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Rick Matthew Waks DO is a male Family Practitioner, has 12 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Rick M. Waks practice?
Dr. Rick Waks has 3 office locations.
Dr. Rick Waks practices Family Medicine near Fort Myers, FL.
See Fort Myers Primary Care Doctors.