Overview

Dr. Scott W. Sims MD is a male internist in Montgomery, AL with over 21 years of experience. His CareDash rating is 5.0 out of 5 by one patient, and he has one review. Dr. Sims is affiliated with Montgomery Cardiovascular Associates PC in Montgomery, as well as Baptist Medical Center East in Montgomery. The procedures that Dr. Sims most frequently performs are Heart Ultrasound, EKG (Electrocardiogram), and Cardiac Catheterization. He received $5,411 in payments from medical companies between 2014 and 2016, which is more than 90% of Internists and more than 90% of providers nationally. Dr. Sims graduated from University of Alabama School of Medicine in 1997. He is licensed to practice by the state board in Alabama (21975).

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Patient Reviews

Overall Rating

5.0

(1 Rating)

Communication:

5.0 (1)

Scheduling:

4.0 (1)

Staff:

4.0 (1)

Treatment:

5.0 (1)

Bedside Manner:

5.0 (1)

Average Wait Time:

15 to 30 minutes

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May 16, 2018

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Talladega, AL

Dr Scott Sims is a great doctor!

I have been seeing Dr Scott Sims for a couple of years now and he is attentive to the patient and any concerns that I may have. I am very pleased and though I have moved an hour and a half away, I drive back to see him.

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About Dr. Sims

Education and Training

Dr. Scott W. Sims MD graduated from University of Alabama School of Medicine in 1997.

Basic Information

Full Name: Scott W. Sims

Gender: Male

Years of Experience: 21+

License Number: 21975 - Issued by the state board in Alabama

Specialties: Internal Medicine, Cardiology

NPI: 1356346852

* According to our data, this provider accepts Medicare. Please verify this information when making an appointment with Dr. Sims.

Practice and Hospital Affiliations

Affiliated Practices

1. Montgomery Cardiovascular Associates PC

273 Winton M Blount Loop
Montgomery, AL

(334) 280-1500

Affiliated Hospitals

1. Baptist Medical Center East

400 Taylor Road
Montgomery, AL

(334) 277-8330

2. Baptist Medical Center South

2105 East South Boulevard
Montgomery, AL

(334) 288-2100

3. Jackson Hospital

1722 Pine Street
Montgomery, AL

(334) 293-8000

4. Prattville Baptist Hospital

124 South Memorial Drive
Prattville, AL

(334) 365-0651

Location

Office Information

273 Winton M Blount Loop

Montgomery, AL 36117

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(334) 280-1511

(334) 280-1600

Conditions Treated

As an Internist, Dr. Sims may treat the following 47 conditions:

List of Procedures Dr. Scott W. Sims MD Performs:

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Payments Received from Medical Companies

What are Payments Received?

Total Payments Received Between 2014 and 2016:

Many providers have received payments from medical companies ranging from small amounts in the form of food at conferences to large payments for consulting or royalties. Some providers have received payments for specific drugs. These payments are not necessarily cause for concern, but we encourage you to speak with your provider if they do raise any questions or issues.

This graph represents payments Dr. Sims received relative to the average payment received by internists.

Dr. Sims received more money than a majority (84%) of internists. See the breakdown of payments by category.

Providers receive payments in various different categories, from travel and lodging or food and beverages at conferences to fees for promotional speaking or consulting engagements. Some providers receive payments from royalties or licenses, usually from having helped develop a product or drug.

This chart represents the breakdown of payments Dr. Sims has received by specific category of payment. See the breakdown of payments by company.

Providers receive payments from specific medical companies, sometimes for specific drugs. If you have any questions or concerns about the specific company or drug payments your provider has received, we encourage you to speak with your provider directly.

This chart represents the breakdown of payments Dr. Sims has received from specific medical companies, including payments for drugs and medical products.

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