Dr. William W. Dent

Doctor (MD)

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Specialty:Pulmonologist (lungs)
Practice: William W Dent Pa
Hospital: Bay Medical Center
Med. School:University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine
Grad. Year: 1980

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Online Appt. Scheduling: Unknown
Accepting New Patients:Y

Profile updated 28/09/13    Submit profile update    Subscribe to profile updates

Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (5 is best), based on 5 reviews. Dr. William W. Dent has a good overall rating on RateMDs.com. smile

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Pulmonologist (lungs)-related: respiratory system, pneumonia, bronchitis, emphysema, asthma, cancer, lung disease, chronic cough, lung cancer, dyspnea, sarcoidosis, pulmonary hypertension, acute respiratory failure, COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
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14/07/14 SYSTEM: 'birds of a feather' score (based on Medicare patients-in-common): 3.3 
RID: 2680012
15/06/13 4 4 1 2 We forwarded a CT scan CD to Dr. Dent's office a few days before our arrival there. The scan showed where her lung cancer had spread from a small area to encompass both lungs and the liver. Seeing that she had the cancer in the lung, Dr. Dent was not too interested in talking to us. He gave her a cursory examination then mistakenly attributed much of her chronic cough to GERD and prescribed a proton pump inhibiter. He prescribed another inhaler and said he would see us in two months. He returned the CT scan CD with the report and sent us on our way. Dr. Dent's demeanor was not good for us. He seemed distant and irritated. But he just didn't seem to want anything to do with us. That's something our family really didn't need with my wife's condition. Perhaps he had had a bad day. I advised his office by phone a few days later that we'll seek someone else for her lung needs. 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
RID: 1672317
29/12/11 3 5 5 5 My mom used him several years befor she died 5 years ago. She loved his baby face and "litle boy looks" he was so kind to her and a very concerned DR. We think very highly of him for us we will recomand him 1st to understand issues. 
Insurance: AHC
RID: 1068867
04/01/10 5 5 5 5 His concern and knowledge were so comforting. We were kept up-to-date quickly on all tests and reports. He was never rushed, nor appeared to make us feel we were taking too much of his time. 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
RID: 975431
29/08/09 5 5 5 5 The finest Dr. I have ever had! There is no waiting to see him, you don't even have to sign in the office knows you when you enter. You are always seen in just a very few minutes. He is very knowledgeable and helpful. He always has time to answer any question you may have. We would trust him in any given situation. It would be so wonderful if all Dr's would be as considerate as he is! 
Insurance: Medicare
RID: 369043
18/07/07 5 5 5 5 He was an excellent doctor with my husband in every way. 
Insurance: Medicare