Eric Blakney, MD

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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
346 Ratings
209 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
4.8
Provider explained things clearly
4.8
Provider included you in decisions
4.9
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
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.
Apr 28, 2021
exceptional
Apr 28, 2021
good
Apr 28, 2021
he's a great doctor od
Apr 28, 2021
Great people
Apr 28, 2021
I would recommend
Apr 28, 2021
Great
Apr 26, 2021
everyone very professional and friendly.
Apr 26, 2021
all good
Apr 23, 2021
he was very cordial
Apr 23, 2021
he was good
Apr 23, 2021
It was very good!
Apr 23, 2021
none
Apr 23, 2021
none
Apr 23, 2021
none
Apr 23, 2021
none
Apr 23, 2021
none
Apr 23, 2021
Dr. Blakney is an excellent doctor.
Apr 23, 2021
I hope you have good privacy protection.
Apr 23, 2021
Awesome experience with Dr. Blackney and his staff!
Apr 22, 2021
very timely
Apr 22, 2021
very friendly
Apr 22, 2021
very timely
Apr 22, 2021
My visit was just wonderful
Apr 19, 2021
I always get great service
Apr 15, 2021
This was a home visit.
Apr 15, 2021
excellent!
Apr 15, 2021
Excellent service
Apr 15, 2021
This was a home visit.
Apr 15, 2021
lab tech - Yoshe was very good. I experienced no discomfort when she drew blood. She was also quick, efficient and pleasant.
Apr 15, 2021
The Staff were very professional and friendly.
Apr 14, 2021
The young lady at the front desk was very friendly and helpful.
Apr 11, 2021
I thought the wait in the waiting area was long when compared to previous visits but the staff was apologetic and efficient in carrying me through my process they were very friendly
Apr 11, 2021
no complaints
Apr 11, 2021
I love seeing aft Blakney he has gussied me through my health issues with kindness and ease I would recommend him to anyone
Apr 11, 2021
again once I was called back everyone was very friendly and efficient at their jobs it was the waiting to be called back to be seen
Apr 10, 2021
excellent experience
Apr 10, 2021
excellent experience
Apr 10, 2021
excellent experience
Apr 10, 2021
excellent experience
Apr 10, 2021
excellent experience
Apr 10, 2021
excellent experience
Apr 8, 2021
Dr. Blakney is an excellent physician.
Apr 7, 2021
none
Apr 7, 2021
Excellent doctor who cares about his patients.
Apr 4, 2021
Good experience.
Apr 2, 2021
good
Mar 31, 2021
great customer service by everyone
Mar 30, 2021
My appointment had to be rescheduled per the office; neither good or bad though.
Mar 28, 2021
The total experience was good
Mar 28, 2021
Everything was GOOD!!!
Mar 28, 2021
Only GOOD experience!!!!
Mar 28, 2021
The Office Visit was excellent !!!
Mar 28, 2021
Everything was GOOD!!!!
Mar 25, 2021
good
Mar 25, 2021
good
Mar 25, 2021
good
Mar 25, 2021
good
Mar 25, 2021
good
Mar 25, 2021
good
Mar 23, 2021
I love going seeing my doctor and the staff is so great to be around them.
Mar 23, 2021
The nurses are great and fun to be around also.
Mar 23, 2021
A wonderful place to come for Health issue.
Mar 23, 2021
They Take Great Care Of You.
Mar 23, 2021
GREAT PLACE TO BE.
Mar 23, 2021
This Clinic is Great To Be In.
Mar 18, 2021
good
Mar 18, 2021
good
Mar 18, 2021
good
Mar 18, 2021
good
Mar 17, 2021
The wait times were not long at all! I was in and out very fast!
Mar 14, 2021
every one was very nice
Mar 14, 2021
every one very nice
Mar 14, 2021
my caregiver has all ways been attentive to my problems
Mar 14, 2021
nothing bad
Mar 14, 2021
I would recommend to my friends and family
Mar 14, 2021
very good experience
Mar 14, 2021
Staff very friendly which is good.
Mar 14, 2021
Very professional and knowledgeable.
Mar 14, 2021
Dr Blakney is to talk to. He take his time to explain everything to you. Very knowledgeable. I would recommend him to others.
Mar 14, 2021
Staff are the best
Mar 14, 2021
These are very caring people
Mar 12, 2021
good
Mar 12, 2021
good
Mar 12, 2021
good
Mar 12, 2021
good
Mar 11, 2021
Very pleasant and professional atmosphere and experience.
Mar 11, 2021
My primary care provider is very clear, efficient and thorough in explaining what going on with me and my health.
Mar 10, 2021
everything was excellent
Mar 10, 2021
Excellent
Mar 10, 2021
Excellent
Mar 10, 2021
Excellent
Mar 10, 2021
Excellent
Mar 10, 2021
excellent
Mar 7, 2021
everyone in the office was kind and helpful.
Mar 7, 2021
very good experience.
Mar 7, 2021
very kind and good experience.
Mar 7, 2021
office took care of our needs.
Mar 7, 2021
excellent experience
Mar 4, 2021
Staff helped me change my meds to be delivered to home. They were extremely helpful and so friendly
Mar 4, 2021
The nursing staff are extremely friendly!
Mar 4, 2021
Dr. Blakeny listens to everything you say. He does not ignore any of your concerns. He is such a caring person and makes me feel really at ease
Mar 3, 2021
my father is 80 + years the new system I will have to do it for him
Mar 2, 2021
I would definitely recommend Dr. Blakney to anyone in need of a PCP.
Mar 1, 2021
Very professional and courteous staff.
Mar 1, 2021
My provider listens to me and answers any concerns I have professional, treating me as a person with the agency to make my care decisions.
Feb 28, 2021
Excellent
Feb 28, 2021
EXCELLENT
Feb 28, 2021
EXCELLENT
Feb 28, 2021
EXCELLENT
Feb 28, 2021
EXCELLENT
Feb 28, 2021
Excellent
Feb 28, 2021
I was late for my appointment and they were very understanding and took care of me!
Feb 28, 2021
Professional, great listener and very concerned!
Feb 28, 2021
Very thorough, dedicated to my health needs and a great listener!
Feb 28, 2021
I'm very happy with the professional care the team provides me!
Feb 28, 2021
I tell everyone about my team! I have health issues that make you feel very vulnerable. Having a good team with your health issues as a primary concern is the best feeling in the world!
Feb 28, 2021
I love the atmosphere and teamwork.
Feb 26, 2021
Dr. Blakney is an Excellent Doctor who takes time with his patients and treats them as if they were family. Very well versed in his profession and a Great communicator. Don't forget friendly with a sense of humor.
Feb 26, 2021
very professional staff
Feb 26, 2021
reassuring and empathic
Feb 26, 2021
my fears were alleviated and I felt safe and understood
Feb 26, 2021
safe protocol was used
Feb 26, 2021
professional in every way
Feb 25, 2021
great experience very friendly staff
Feb 25, 2021
The staff is just excellent
Feb 25, 2021
excellent experience
Feb 14, 2021
very good
Feb 14, 2021
been my Doctor for years
Feb 12, 2021
Dr. Blakney and staff is exceptional. I have bee his patient for many years. He is the best there is! Professional, knowledgeable, compassionate and attentive
Feb 12, 2021
No problem at all
Feb 12, 2021
everything went well
Feb 12, 2021
all went well
Feb 12, 2021
everything went well
Feb 12, 2021
everything went great
Feb 12, 2021
No problem at all
Feb 12, 2021
very good
Feb 12, 2021
all above were very good.
Feb 12, 2021
good
Feb 12, 2021
good
Feb 12, 2021
Yes I will Recommend too others good.
Feb 12, 2021
good
Feb 12, 2021
only if he's excepting new Patients
Feb 12, 2021
Every staff member was extremely professional and very courteous
Feb 12, 2021
I've had a great experience each visit
Feb 12, 2021
very well coordinated
Feb 12, 2021
very timely...my blood pressure always go up when I visit the doctor... but I treated very well!
Feb 9, 2021
Excellent experience.
Feb 9, 2021
Dr. Blakney was great; easy to talk to. Excellent bedside manner!
Feb 9, 2021
Great staff!
Feb 8, 2021
I do not know most of these.
Feb 6, 2021
everyone was extremely courteous and helpful
Feb 2, 2021
I had an excellent experience !
Feb 2, 2021
I have no concerns or reservations with my provider
Feb 2, 2021
Very professional staff
Feb 1, 2021
Great staff as always! Dr. Blakeney has a Great bedside manner and cares about his patients
Feb 1, 2021
Dr. Blakeney is an amazing doctor who has always shown a high level of concern for all of his patients including me. He's great!!
Feb 1, 2021
I've been a patient of Dr. Blakney approximately 15 years and he as well as his office staff have always been very professional and attentive to my needs.
Feb 1, 2021
The nurse was very friendly and displayed genuine concern for my needs.
Feb 1, 2021
Great experience!
Feb 1, 2021
Staff was very careful to wearing PPE.
Feb 1, 2021
Great teamwork!
Feb 1, 2021
I was impressed with check in time especially being able to sign in on line.
Feb 1, 2021
Dr.Eric Blakney is one of the best Drs that I've ever had. He's really cares about his patients. I have my family as patients of Dr. Blakney. We all love and respect Dr. Blakney and his amazing staff.
Feb 1, 2021
Dr. Blakney's staff is the best
Feb 1, 2021
I JUST LOVE MY DR. ERIC BLAKNEY AND HIS STAFF. I'M SO BLESSED TO HAVE THEM. IF YOU FEEL BAD GOING IN TO SEE THEM YOU WILL FEEL SO SO GOOD WHEN YOU'RE DONE BECAUSE THEY ALL CARE OF MUCH ABOUT THEIR PATIENTS. I LOVE THEM AND I PRAY FOR MANY BLESSINGS TO ALL OF THEM.
Feb 1, 2021
Everything and everybody is concerned about your safety.
Feb 1, 2021
I've told people about Dr. Blakney and his staff and some of them are patients.
Feb 1, 2021
AWESOME ALWAYS
Jul 31, 2020
I had a good experience. The staff was very friendly and professional.
Jul 31, 2020
The nurse was very attentive.
Jul 31, 2020
Dr. Blakney displayed genuine about my health. He discussed previous test and future courses of action.
Jul 31, 2020
Good
Jul 31, 2020
Good
Jul 31, 2020
good
Jul 29, 2020
always Good
Jul 29, 2020
always good
Jul 29, 2020
very good
Jul 29, 2020
very good
Jul 29, 2020
very good
Jul 29, 2020
always good
Jul 28, 2020
I have always been pleased with the staff and Dr Blakney.
Jul 28, 2020
This was my physical. The nurse listened to my concerns. I was pleased.
Jul 28, 2020
I have been coming to Dr Blakney. My husband, mother and aunt are patients of Dr Blakney. We have been very pleased with him. He seems to care about his patients. Thank you Dr Blakney!! Continue to keep God in your life. Very caring person.
Jul 28, 2020
I would recommend Dr Blakney to other people. I am pleased with him.
Jul 28, 2020
Experience was good.
Jul 27, 2020
great
Jul 26, 2020
very professional, and nice people to be around.
Jul 25, 2020
Office well organized and staff very professional.
Jul 24, 2020
thumbs up!!!!
Jul 24, 2020
great
Jul 24, 2020
great
Jul 24, 2020
great
Jul 24, 2020
busy
Jul 22, 2020
The great appearance of the front office and the friendly reception puts you at ease immediately as you walk in.
Jul 22, 2020
Because of the great length of time that I have been a patient of Dr. Blakney I would recommend Dr. Blakney to anyone without hesitation.
Jul 22, 2020
I would not hesitate to recommend Dr. Blakney and his staff to anyone.
Jul 20, 2020
Great professional service with courteous staff.
Jul 20, 2020
Great doctor who listens and speaks to patient with kindness and sincere care.
Jul 16, 2020
I have severe arthritis in spine & knees, chairs in the exam rooms are too short. exam too tall to climb up on. Surely the corporation could afford some better furniture for the exam rooms to support you patients.
Jul 16, 2020
excellent patient physician relationship
Jul 16, 2020
overall great experience!!!!!
Jul 16, 2020
Wonderful nurse, very pleasant staff
Jul 16, 2020
Dr. Blakney bedside manners is unmatched!!!!
Jul 16, 2020
Best staff I have ever experienced!!!
Jul 16, 2020
felt great when left because of how well I was treated
Jul 16, 2020
Excellent
Jul 16, 2020
I had a good experience. I felt very comfortable with nurse practitioner and the doctor.
Jul 16, 2020
everyone was good,polite and all that I expected.
Jul 16, 2020
Good experience