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Primary Care Doctor, Family Practitioner
11 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
(22)
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rick Waks is Excellent. Dr. Waks has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.3076923076923 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.3
  • Currently 3.3076923076923 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.5
  • Currently 3.5384615384615 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.3846153846154 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.6923076923077 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.6
  • Currently 3.6153846153846 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.4615384615385 of 4 stars

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 5 awards.

Awards  
Clinician of the Year-Harbor Health Sciences
Patients' Choice Award (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2013)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2014 - 2017)
Level III
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 11 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.