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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rick Waks is Excellent. Dr. Waks has been reviewed by 50 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

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

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.

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
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Fort Myers, FL
Family Practitioner


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 1 office location.
Dr. Rick Waks practices Family Medicine near Fort Myers, FL.
See Fort Myers Family Physicians.