Eric Blakney, MD

Premier Internal Medicine

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Location

6005 Park Avenue, Suite 323 B
Memphis, TN 38119
Phone: (901) 756-6991
Fax: (901) 756-6908

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Office Hours

Monday - Friday:
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.9 out of 5
300 Ratings
363 Comments

Dr. Blakney, a native Memphian, is a graduate of Xavier University-New Orleans, LA where he obtained his B.S. degree in Chemistry. He continued his studies at the University of Tennessee-Memphis College of Health Sciences School of Medicine where he obtained his MD degree. Dr. Blakney completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Methodist Hospitals of Memphis. As a Board-Certified Internist, he practices general internal medicine with special interests in cardiology, hematology and oncology. Dr. Blakney has admitting privileges at Methodist, Baptist and St. Francis Hospitals of Memphis. Dr. Blakney is committed to providing high quality care to his patients. His passion of patient care, coupled with his love of science, enables him to achieve his goal of improving the quality of life…one patient at a time.

Medical Affiliation

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • National Medical Association

Affiliated Hospitals

  • Saint Francis Healthcare
  • Methodist Healthcare
  • Baptist

Insurance Participation

  • Most insurances are accepted

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
4.9
Provider showed concern
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.9
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Provider explained things clearly
4.9
Provider included you in decisions
4.9
Patients' confidence in CP
4.9
Likelihood of recommending this provider

Comments

Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Jul 31, 2022
Dr Blakney is always knowledgeable, courteous, professional and attentive.
Jul 31, 2022
I was late coming from another doctor in the building. But Dr Blakney's staff was accommodating and understanding
Jul 31, 2022
Please post how to do telehealth
Jul 29, 2022
No explanation needed
Jul 29, 2022
No explanation needed
Jul 29, 2022
No explanation needed
Jul 29, 2022
No explanation needed
Jul 29, 2022
No explanation needed
Jul 29, 2022
No explanation needed
Jul 27, 2022
On point everytime
Jul 27, 2022
Always a great visit
Jul 27, 2022
Ashley is awesome, Dr Blakney is totally awesome as always
Jul 26, 2022
Everyone was caring while assisting me during my visit
Jul 26, 2022
I do recommend my doctor and his staff to everyone
Jul 26, 2022
She was very concerned about any questions that I had for her and the doctor
Jul 26, 2022
I didn't have a long wait time to be seen by the doctor
Jul 26, 2022
Very good experience with the staff members
Jul 26, 2022
Had no problem from the time I arrive my transportation was the main problem with uber
Jul 16, 2022
None
Jul 16, 2022
None
Jul 16, 2022
None
Jul 14, 2022
Often, I have recommended Dr. Blakney to others.
Jul 13, 2022
Good
Jul 13, 2022
Good
Jul 13, 2022
Good
Jul 13, 2022
Good
Jul 13, 2022
Good experience
Jul 13, 2022
Good
Jun 29, 2022
No complaints
Jun 29, 2022
Dr Blakney is a very good doctor thats tells you the facts about your visit and health.
Jun 29, 2022
She was very friendly and knowledgeable
Jun 29, 2022
Wait time was minimal
Jun 29, 2022
Everyone was very professional
Jun 22, 2022
Well pleased with the visit.
Jun 22, 2022
Great service!
Jun 15, 2022
Ashley is always polite and caring.
Jun 11, 2022
Good
Jun 11, 2022
Good
Jun 11, 2022
Good
Jun 11, 2022
Good
Jun 11, 2022
Good
Jun 11, 2022
Good
Jun 9, 2022
Good
Jun 9, 2022
Good
Jun 9, 2022
Good
Jun 9, 2022
Good
Jun 9, 2022
Good
Jun 9, 2022
Good
Jun 8, 2022
Great job, keep up the good work
Jun 8, 2022
Excellent
Jun 8, 2022
Excellent
Jun 8, 2022
Excellent
Jun 8, 2022
Excellent
Jun 8, 2022
Excellent
Jun 8, 2022
Excellent
Jun 7, 2022
Pleasant and punctual.
Jun 7, 2022
The whole staff treat us with so much respect and they make you feel like you're family I Love this doctor's office and the whole staff.
Jun 7, 2022
I already have I recommended another patient Because they are Great Provider for other's I Love this Doctor's office
Jun 3, 2022
No clinic involved. Dr's office visit
Jun 3, 2022
Very Professional
Jun 2, 2022
Good experience.
Jun 2, 2022
They listen to all of my concerns and answered all of my questions.
Jun 2, 2022
Lovely experience.
Jun 2, 2022
Excellent professional down to earth.
Jun 2, 2022
Very polite easy-going.
Jun 2, 2022
Very good Excellent.
Jun 1, 2022
I have recommended this practice to several family members!
Jun 1, 2022
Great! Great! Great!
Jun 1, 2022
The nurse assistant is always upbeat, positive, responsive, and conversational. She really seems to care a lot about my needs and concerns.
Jun 1, 2022
Great improvements!
Jun 1, 2022
This was actually the quickest visit I've ever had and I've been seeing this doctor for over 10 years. Wonderful improvement!!
May 31, 2022
I'm home visit was great.
May 31, 2022
This was the first in home visit; and it went very well.
May 28, 2022
I'm Extremely happy
May 28, 2022
Good
May 28, 2022
Very Happy
May 28, 2022
Good
May 28, 2022
Berry Happy
May 27, 2022
Doc and nurse took care all my needs
May 25, 2022
Excellent service
May 25, 2022
Excellent service
May 25, 2022
Excellent service
May 25, 2022
Excellent service
May 25, 2022
Excellent service
May 25, 2022
Excellent service
May 24, 2022
Excellent experience
May 21, 2022
Always friendly and very efficient
May 21, 2022
Appointment was on time as usual
May 21, 2022
Good on schedule as always
May 16, 2022
Good
May 16, 2022
Good
May 16, 2022
Good
May 16, 2022
Good
May 16, 2022
Good
May 16, 2022
Good
May 13, 2022
Dr. Blakney is one-of-a-kind! I have referred quite a few people to his practice.
May 13, 2022
Always enjoy my appointments with this office!
May 13, 2022
Never a crowded waiting room; never feel rushed through appointment.
May 13, 2022
Absolutely awesome practice!
May 11, 2022
I love them all.
May 11, 2022
Very happy with my care.
May 11, 2022
I sent my mom there.
May 11, 2022
Everyone is very nice that's why I go to them. I'm old but I don't take no stuff.
May 11, 2022
I'm always happy with the time frame. So I sent my mother to them.
May 11, 2022
The staff and the Dr are always very nice and professional. They let you talk first and they listen.
May 10, 2022
It was my first visit but I feel that I chose the right group for my care because they showed concern and they listened to my issues.
May 9, 2022
Very courteous!
May 5, 2022
Staff was very cordial and professional.
May 4, 2022
Great experience
May 4, 2022
Great staff
May 4, 2022
Excellent doctor..he educates and offers recommendation ..great wirh patients..good communicator..great experience with service at this office
May 4, 2022
Great customer service
May 4, 2022
Great experience
May 4, 2022
Great experience
Apr 26, 2022
None
Apr 26, 2022
None
Apr 24, 2022
Dr. Blakney is always very easy to talk to. He listens to any concerns I have and responds approximately. I have complete confidence in him. His "bedside manner" is exceptional.
Apr 24, 2022
Evervthing went well no problem
Apr 17, 2022
Very personable and willing to assist.
Apr 16, 2022
Very friendly and professional
Apr 16, 2022
Very professional, thorough, and caring physician!
Apr 16, 2022
Good
Apr 16, 2022
Good
Apr 16, 2022
Good
Apr 16, 2022
Good
Apr 16, 2022
Good
Apr 16, 2022
Good
Apr 13, 2022
Everyone was very polite
Apr 13, 2022
Good
Apr 13, 2022
Good
Apr 13, 2022
Good
Apr 13, 2022
Good
Apr 13, 2022
Good
Apr 13, 2022
Good
Apr 9, 2022
Very excellent experience!
Apr 9, 2022
Very good care shown by the staff
Apr 9, 2022
Dr. Blakney is an excellent physician!
Apr 9, 2022
Execellent experience
Apr 9, 2022
Excellent experience
Apr 9, 2022
Excellent experience
Apr 9, 2022
Very good
Apr 9, 2022
Very good
Apr 9, 2022
Very good
Apr 9, 2022
Very good
Apr 2, 2022
They work well together.
Apr 2, 2022
Washed his hands before/after examining me.
Apr 2, 2022
Dr. Blakney reassured me that it was ok, that's why they are there to assist as needed. No need to be ashamed.
Apr 2, 2022
Ashley was prompt and moved right along even when assisting with Dr. Blakney.
Apr 2, 2022
Ashley was informative, polite and accommodating by answering questions to lessen my anxiousness for the visit.
Apr 2, 2022
Good
Apr 2, 2022
Good
Apr 2, 2022
Good
Apr 2, 2022
Good
Apr 2, 2022
None
Mar 30, 2022
Great
Mar 30, 2022
Good
Mar 30, 2022
Good
Mar 30, 2022
Good
Mar 30, 2022
Good
Mar 30, 2022
Good
Mar 29, 2022
I had a very positive experience
Mar 24, 2022
5
Mar 24, 2022
Great Great Staff
Mar 24, 2022
My entire experience was Awesome!!!!
Mar 10, 2022
Was all approved by me.
Mar 10, 2022
Very good experience
Mar 10, 2022
Had very good experience was in and out In about one hour.
Mar 9, 2022
Everything ok
Feb 26, 2022
Good
Feb 26, 2022
Good
Feb 26, 2022
I have recommended my brother and told multiple people about his practice.
Feb 26, 2022
Good
Feb 26, 2022
Good
Feb 26, 2022
I am very pleased with Dr. Eric Blakney and the nursing staff!
Feb 24, 2022
I have recommended Dr to friends and family
Feb 24, 2022
Good staff
Feb 24, 2022
Great info from provider, gave good advice!
Feb 24, 2022
Very good and nice
Feb 24, 2022
Quick with excellent work and service.
Feb 24, 2022
Pleased with this appointment,great staff.
Feb 23, 2022
Good
Feb 23, 2022
Good
Feb 23, 2022
Good
Feb 23, 2022
Good
Feb 23, 2022
Good
Feb 23, 2022
Good
Feb 21, 2022
I have very high regards for my doctor and his staff
Feb 21, 2022
Nurse assistant is a very nice person!!!
Feb 21, 2022
All was normal for a doctors App
Feb 21, 2022
Everyone was very pleasant
Feb 19, 2022
No problems
Feb 19, 2022
I love everything about my visit
Feb 19, 2022
No problems at all
Feb 19, 2022
I love my Dr had no problem
Feb 19, 2022
Everything went great
Feb 19, 2022
Had no problem
Feb 8, 2022
Every one was great happy and very up beat
Feb 7, 2022
Software/hardware issues
Feb 5, 2022
Good
Feb 5, 2022
Good
Feb 5, 2022
Good
Feb 5, 2022
Good
Feb 5, 2022
Good
Feb 5, 2022
Good
Feb 1, 2022
The Lab Nurse needs to always check to see if a patient is waiting for Lab.
Feb 1, 2022
The Best and Most Professional and Caring Health Care Doctor, Nurse and Staff.
Feb 1, 2022
Safe distance observed, proper cleaning after each patient, and everyone wear masks and office is clean
Feb 1, 2022
My care provider was the doctor. He is very professional, shows interest in and addresses patient's concerns in understandable layman terns so that patient can understand what he has done and is and/or plans on doing.
Feb 1, 2022
Nurse was very professional and showed great concerns about my health.
Feb 1, 2022
Registration was very short.
Feb 1, 2022
Excellent experience
Jan 30, 2022
I love my doctor care for me and he's straight with me good or bad. Together we think of the best solution to my problems.
Jan 30, 2022
His staff is always polite and friendly
Jan 26, 2022
Dr. Blakney was thorough and professional.
Jan 26, 2022
Professional and friendly.
Jan 26, 2022
New process of sending forms electronically made initial in processing quick.
Jan 22, 2022
Great!!!
Jan 22, 2022
They were great,good to work with!!
Jan 22, 2022
I had no problems, everything went great!!
Jan 22, 2022
Worked good with me
Jan 22, 2022
I was taken care of okay
Jan 22, 2022
Everything was fine
Jan 22, 2022
Dr. Blakney and his staff are always very professional, courteous, attentive and respectful.
Jan 20, 2022
Good experience
Jan 20, 2022
Good experience
Jan 20, 2022
Good experience
Jan 20, 2022
Good experience
Jan 20, 2022
Good experience
Jan 20, 2022
Good experience
Jan 17, 2022
As always a good experience
Jan 17, 2022
Content
Jan 17, 2022
No worries that I chose this Facility
Jan 17, 2022
Happy
Jan 17, 2022
Grateful for her pleasantry
Jan 17, 2022
Totally Happy
Jan 17, 2022
I was Pleasantly pleased
Jan 16, 2022
De Blakney and staff always listen to concerns and never make you feel rushed.
Jan 16, 2022
Assistant who took my vitals did not have name badge.
Jan 16, 2022
Wonderful staff.
Jan 16, 2022
Staff is veery considerate of my condition
Jan 12, 2022
The staff was very helpful.
Jan 5, 2022
Excellent
Jan 5, 2022
Excellent
Jan 5, 2022
Excellent
Jan 5, 2022
Excellent
Jan 5, 2022
Excellent
Jan 5, 2022
Excellent
Jan 1, 2022
I love Dr. Blakeney. His professional expertise is exemplary.
Jan 1, 2022
I felt safe with the office COVID protocols
Jan 1, 2022
I feel valued during my visit
Jan 1, 2022
Everyone was friendly and professional.
Dec 18, 2021
Dr. Blakney is a wonderful doctor!
Dec 18, 2021
The staff are wonderful!
Dec 16, 2021
Good
Dec 14, 2021
Good experience
Dec 9, 2021
Staff is great
Dec 9, 2021
If I wasn't confident with Dr Blakney I would have long ago moved on.
Dec 9, 2021
Could use a better answering system.
Dec 9, 2021
Good
Dec 9, 2021
Good
Dec 9, 2021
Good
Dec 9, 2021
Good
Dec 9, 2021
Good
Dec 9, 2021
Very good
Dec 2, 2021
Everyone was very pleasant and helpful.
Dec 1, 2021
Normal business hours are the same as my work hours. I have to take sick leave to attend my appointments. I have no problem or issue with this.
Dec 1, 2021
Normal, expected wait time. No abnormal delays noted.
Nov 29, 2021
Very good
Nov 27, 2021
They are always helpful.
Nov 26, 2021
Wry good
Nov 26, 2021
I love the environment. Helpful and informative guides to better health. Courtesy from the staff. Mindful to patients care.
Nov 24, 2021
Great doctor!
Nov 24, 2021
Very friendly and amiable staff
Nov 24, 2021
Everyone was very friendly. The wait time was short, as well.
Nov 21, 2021
Very good experience
Nov 20, 2021
The team was solid
Nov 19, 2021
Outstanding
Nov 18, 2021
The staff is very nice, polite and respectable
Nov 11, 2021
The staff works well together. They are very polite to each other
Nov 11, 2021
All is well.
Nov 11, 2021
Just as I stated earlier, everyone is very kind and welcoming us!!
Nov 11, 2021
Everything is great!!!
Nov 11, 2021
Please remind kind and helpful.
Nov 10, 2021
I hope all the care providers are as good and professional as my doctor
Nov 10, 2021
No complaints at all
Nov 10, 2021
Very good an pleasant care
Nov 10, 2021
Very good
Nov 10, 2021
I thing bad at all. Very pleasant
Nov 10, 2021
Dr. Blakney along with his staff are always professional & considerate !
Nov 6, 2021
Dr. Blakney and his team were very courteous, considerate and professional.
Nov 4, 2021
Very impressed with the professionalism, knowledge, and compassion of Dr. Blakney!
Nov 4, 2021
Awesome!!
Nov 4, 2021
Staff is very pleasant and respectful!
Nov 3, 2021
My experience was good will my office visit
Oct 29, 2021
I have actually referred a family member to Dr. Blakney.
Oct 29, 2021
Good
Oct 29, 2021
Good
Oct 29, 2021
Good
Oct 29, 2021
Yes, My husband
Oct 29, 2021
Good
Oct 29, 2021
Good
Oct 28, 2021
Good
Oct 28, 2021
Good
Oct 28, 2021
Good
Oct 28, 2021
Good experience
Oct 28, 2021
All good
Oct 28, 2021
All good
Oct 28, 2021
All good
Oct 28, 2021
Great overall experience
Oct 28, 2021
Only about 5 min wait times
Oct 28, 2021
Dr and staff very efficient and friendly
Oct 27, 2021
Very good doctor/ patient rapport
Oct 27, 2021
Very pleasant
Oct 27, 2021
Very convenient
Oct 23, 2021
Good
Oct 23, 2021
Good
Oct 23, 2021
Good
Oct 23, 2021
Good
Oct 23, 2021
Good
Oct 23, 2021
Good
Oct 21, 2021
Good
Oct 21, 2021
Good
Oct 21, 2021
Good
Oct 21, 2021
Good
Oct 21, 2021
Good
Oct 21, 2021
Good
Oct 9, 2021
EXCELLENT
Oct 9, 2021
EXCELLENT
Oct 9, 2021
EXCELLENT
Oct 9, 2021
Always Pleasant
Oct 9, 2021
They're always friendly and willing to help. They make me feel like family instead of just a patient.
Oct 9, 2021
Great medical team
Oct 9, 2021
Dr Blakeney was very informative, answer questions and concerns, in prescribing medicine concern of affordability for me, great doctor
Oct 8, 2021
Dr Blakney is excellent! He is always knowledgeable, professional, and compassionate
Oct 8, 2021
Always timely
Oct 8, 2021
Love the staff and service
Oct 7, 2021
Excellent people to work with Staff and doctor work together very well.
Oct 6, 2021
They very good
Oct 5, 2021
There have been no delays
Oct 1, 2021
Dr Blakeney and his staff work well together.
Oct 1, 2021
Everything was great.
Oct 1, 2021
Dr Blakeney is the best.
Oct 1, 2021
Nursing staff well knowledgeable and understanding thanks ladies.
Oct 1, 2021
Great experience and done in a timely manner.
Oct 1, 2021
I love going to my Dr Blakeney office, the staff is great.
Oct 1, 2021
Always a wonderful and positive experience with Dr. Blakney.
Oct 1, 2021
No wait time; nothing outrageous. Typical wait time about 10 minutes.
Oct 1, 2021
Always a good experience.
Sep 30, 2021
Dr Blakney is very knowledgeable and professional. He listens well and explains medical conditions in terms I understood.
Sep 30, 2021
Friendly front office and professional nurses
Sep 30, 2021
Great annual checkup experience.
Sep 30, 2021
I greatly appreciate the seating arrangement in waiting room, and all other safety measures used by Doctor and staff and are in placed (being used).
Sep 30, 2021
My care was done primarily by Dr. Eric Blakney. He used the BEST people skills: Listen, communication, and put me ease throughout examination, explain treatment (current and If needed furture). He was very professional and his explanations gave me confident that I was getting best treatment. Throughout examination, Dr. Blakney demonstrated that he is Most knowledgeable of his medical crafts (medicine and type of treatments needed). He is one of top doctor in the World.
Sep 30, 2021
Nurse Assistant was professional, concerned, and demonstrated great people skills to put you at ease and to ensure a great medical experience.
Sep 30, 2021
There were not any delays. The time in and out was great and done with ease.
Sep 30, 2021
Doctor and entire staff were professional and courteous.
Sep 28, 2021
This staff is always so nice.
Sep 26, 2021
Very good
Sep 26, 2021
Good
Sep 26, 2021
Good
Sep 26, 2021
Good
Sep 26, 2021
Good
Sep 26, 2021
Very very good