About Dr. William H Burkhalter III

Dr. William H Burkhalter III, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Montgomery, AL, with other offices in Birmingham, AL and Birmingham, AL . He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine, Family Medicine and Hospitalist. Dr. Burkhalter has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

10 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. William H Burkhalter III is Great. Dr. William H Burkhalter III has been rated by 10 patients. From those 10 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. William H Burkhalter III is 4.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER EAST

400 Taylor Rd
Montgomery, AL 36117
(334) 213-6281

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LEMAK HEALTH

720 Montclair Rd Ste 101
Birmingham, AL 35213
(205) 397-5200

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WILLIAM H BURKHALTER MD

5890 Valley Rd
Birmingham, AL 35235
(334) 213-6281

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Specialties

Dr. William H Burkhalter III has the following 3 specialties

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Hospitalist

    Hospitalists are physicians who specialize in the care of patients in the hospital. The majority of hospitalists are board-certified internists and have completed the same training as other internal medicine doctors including medical school, residency and board certification examination.
    Hospitalist activities include patient care, teaching, research, and leadership related to hospital care. They have more expertise in caring for complicated hospitalized patients on a daily basis since, unlike other specialists or primary care doctors, they spend most of their day in the hospital.
    They often coordinate the care of their patients and act as the central point of communication among the different doctors and nurses involved in the patient's care. They are also the main physician for family members to contact for updates on a loved one.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. William H Burkhalter III has the following 4 expertise

  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Chest Pain
  • Meningitis
  • Pneumonia

Board Certifications

Dr. William H Burkhalter III is Board Certified in 2 specialties

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

Reviews

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Five Stars

Ruptured disc was accurately diagnosed. Referral to Dr. Stan Faulkner as appropriate. Treatment before appointment was effective and saved me with ainth of pain managementbb

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Highly Recommend Dr. Burkhalter

Exceptional in patient care. Most considerate and professional doctor I've seen. Highly recommend Dr. Burkhalter. Very sweet and very intelligent. Awesome personality and bedside manner. Need more doctors like him around.

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012, 2013, 2014)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012, 2013, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • Medical University Of South Carolina College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. William H Burkhalter III accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO

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