Aaron Ford, MD

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.9 out of 5
787 Ratings
250 Comments
  • Board certified
    • Internal Medicine
    • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chief Fellow, Cardiology, Creighton University Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Fellowship, Cardiology, Creighton University Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Creighton University Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Iowa Methodist in Des Moines, Iowa
  • Medical degree, University of Nebraska College of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Undergraduate degree, Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska

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.
Mar 31, 2022
I was in and out quickly, enjoy seeing Dr. Ford and his staff.
Mar 31, 2022
Very friendly and kept me informed throughout her process.
Mar 31, 2022
I've already referred Dr. Ford to my friends.
Mar 31, 2022
No delays
Mar 26, 2022
Very impressed with doctor. Wish he came to Beaufort more often.
Mar 25, 2022
Everything was fine.
Mar 24, 2022
It was a very good visit with all.
Mar 24, 2022
Very sweet nurse
Mar 24, 2022
Everyone and everything was great!
Mar 24, 2022
I was late because I had an emergency. The nurse talked to the doctor and I was seen!
Mar 23, 2022
Excellent provider. Needs support to have previous tests and pertinent records in hand during visit. Had test results sent to him after visit that were available in my HH Hospital chart.
Mar 23, 2022
Came early and was seen earlier than appointment.My records needed to be pulled for Dr Ford's review by a nurse or well trained MA. Could have had recent lab work and previous cardiac tests available.
Mar 20, 2022
Dr. Ford explained everything clearly and listened and responded to all of my questions and concerns
Mar 19, 2022
There were no delays
Mar 19, 2022
Dr. Ford is extremely knowledgeable and practicalhe makes a doctor visit easy for a patient.
Mar 18, 2022
I did all the forms by text. No waiting time. Great experience.
Mar 18, 2022
I appreciate all the time doctor Ford took in explaining everything and and truly listening to my experiences.
Mar 11, 2022
I have a lot of confidence with Dr Ford
Mar 11, 2022
Staff are very professional and Dr Ford is the best
Mar 10, 2022
Was surprisingly easy to schedule an appointment less than two weeks out. I did choose to go Beaufort versus Okatie in order to be seen sooner which was fine with me.
Mar 10, 2022
Nurse was friendly and attentive.
Mar 10, 2022
I was impressed with Dr. Ford. He was attentive, thorough and clearly answered all my questions.
Mar 10, 2022
Very efficient check-in and nurse intake process. Nurse was very friendly and professional.
Mar 10, 2022
All staff are very professional and courteous. Going to see Dr. Ford is a pleasure!!
Mar 8, 2022
He made sense
Mar 7, 2022
I was in and out in less than 30 minutes
Mar 5, 2022
All good
Mar 5, 2022
Very good
Mar 5, 2022
Great
Mar 5, 2022
Very good
Mar 5, 2022
Thanks
Mar 5, 2022
Great
Mar 4, 2022
It worked out good
Mar 3, 2022
I liked Dr Ford. So knowledgeable and kind. Super personable. I trust his advice.
Mar 2, 2022
Everyone is very courteous and professional
Mar 2, 2022
Happy patient in Dr Ford's care
Feb 27, 2022
Staff was very professional and efficient.
Feb 27, 2022
Dr. Ford explains things in layman's terms, making sure I understood the issues.
Feb 27, 2022
I highly recommend Hilton Head Heart...a caring and also professional group.
Feb 27, 2022
I am hard of hearing and brought that to their attention and they assisted me through the whole examinations.They were very helpful.
Feb 27, 2022
Lab tests were explained. Compared to previous tests the good and the bad. Lucky for me no bad.
Feb 27, 2022
The doctor was just as the nurse assistant described. Very personable and explained everything in a way that was understandable to someone not in the medical field. Liked him a lot!
Feb 27, 2022
Overall it was a very good visit and I would recommend this doctor to anyone needing a heart doctor
Feb 27, 2022
I did not have a lot of waiting so the visit was good and productive.
Feb 25, 2022
Dr. Ford is an excellent physician. I believe he really cares and takes time to listen to your concerns.
Feb 25, 2022
Great experience
Feb 25, 2022
Dr Ford and his staff were very attentive to my care and I really appreciated that and feel confident under his care.
Feb 24, 2022
Dr Ford listened to my concerns and addressed them in a way that I understood and felt confident in the plan moving forward
Feb 24, 2022
Always a great experience!
Feb 24, 2022
Dr Ford is a great heart doctor. He takes his time to listen to any issues I might have and takes them seriously. I would recommend him to anyone needing a cardiologist.
Feb 20, 2022
Dr. Ford was patient and informative
Feb 20, 2022
Good
Feb 20, 2022
Easy to talk to
Feb 20, 2022
Great team
Feb 20, 2022
Dr Ford is an Excellent Dr!!!!
Feb 19, 2022
Dr. Ford is always thorough in his exam and in explaining what he sees/doesn't see re his exam or test results. He uses language that the lay person can understand.
Feb 19, 2022
I'm always seen at the appointed time.
Feb 19, 2022
Dr Ford provided excellent care. He was very understanding about my condition
Feb 18, 2022
It's a busy practice sometimes hard to get through on phone.
Feb 18, 2022
Nurse was very efficient!!!
Feb 18, 2022
Dr. Ford is very good at explaining the test results on a level I could understand. He's just a very caring, friendly kind doctor.
Feb 17, 2022
Easily explained test results and very affable.
Feb 14, 2022
Today's visit was good. Had to wait over 45 min. For the doctor during the last visit(my husband's appt.)
Feb 13, 2022
Professional
Feb 13, 2022
Pleasant personnel
Feb 13, 2022
Listened to my concerns ,reassuring
Feb 13, 2022
Happy how I was treated
Feb 13, 2022
Overall positive experience
Feb 11, 2022
Very friendly people there I really enjoy going there .
Feb 11, 2022
Dr.Ford took his time telling me what was going on and made sure I understood it.. Dr.Ford sat there listening to me with questions.. Awesome Dr. Keep up the great job
Feb 11, 2022
I'll tell everybody awesome people
Feb 11, 2022
I never had to wait long at all.
Feb 10, 2022
Very nice experience
Feb 8, 2022
Really smooth and professional
Feb 8, 2022
Clear and professional
Feb 8, 2022
Dr. Ford is the best doctor I have ever dealt with he is professional and extremely good at explaining things love it there.
Feb 8, 2022
Staff is top notch
Feb 6, 2022
Staff was very welcoming.
Feb 6, 2022
Excellent sign in
Feb 6, 2022
I think this is the best doctor in Bluffton
Feb 6, 2022
Did my paper work online...love it
Feb 6, 2022
Total satisfaction
Feb 6, 2022
Excellent
Feb 5, 2022
Very courteous and professional.
Feb 5, 2022
The best ! Have recommended Dr. Ford to others with heart issues.
Feb 4, 2022
Great as usual
Feb 4, 2022
Dr Ford did all things necessary to instill full confidence in my opinion Of his ability to control my particular issues!!??
Feb 4, 2022
As always, the staff and Dr. Ford provide a professional service.
Feb 2, 2022
Very professional and exceptional service.
Jan 29, 2022
Everyone was very pleasant and accomodating
Jan 29, 2022
Dr Ford was very attentive and listened and addressed my concerns.
Jan 29, 2022
The number of cancellations became troublesome
Jan 29, 2022
Great staff
Jan 29, 2022
Doctor Ford answered all questions feel very confident with him
Jan 29, 2022
Excellent
Jan 29, 2022
All good
Jan 29, 2022
Always good
Jan 29, 2022
Exceptional care
Jan 28, 2022
Everyone was pleasant and professional
Jan 28, 2022
Dr Ford and his staff are wonderful. He takes his time and asks not only about my heart, but what is going on in my like. As a retired RN he is in the top 1% of docs I've run into for compassion & care.
Jan 28, 2022
Our community has a Facebook page for the residents and when someone asks about recommendations for Cardiologist, Dr Ford's name is the the one that comes up repeatedly.
Jan 28, 2022
All staff I came in contact with were extremely courteous and friendly.
Jan 28, 2022
Dr Ford was very informative about many aspects of my heart situation. I found him to be friendly, funny and professional. All very much to my liking.
Jan 28, 2022
Very calm and courteous office environment
Jan 28, 2022
Very smooth operation from beginning to end.
Jan 28, 2022
Great doctor!! So glad someone recommended him!
Jan 26, 2022
My experience in the Beaufort office was great
Jan 25, 2022
Very friendly and approchable staff I feel confidant going their.
Jan 25, 2022
Dr. Ford always explains issues in a manner that I understand
Jan 23, 2022
Dr. Ford goes above and beyond to listen to my concerns and to explain my care. I only see him once a year and look forward to that visit. I have recommended him to several.
Jan 23, 2022
Dr. Ford and everyone who provided care were outstanding. He speaks in a way that I can understand.
Jan 23, 2022
I recommend this practice often.
Jan 17, 2022
Very good!
Jan 17, 2022
Very good!
Jan 17, 2022
Very good
Jan 17, 2022
Very good
Jan 17, 2022
Very good
Jan 17, 2022
Very good!
Jan 16, 2022
I received answering service Mon and Tuesday
Jan 16, 2022
Visit was great
Jan 16, 2022
Phone response very poor when trying to reach Hilton Head Office.
Jan 16, 2022
Personnel was excellent from check in, thru EKG, and information taken
Jan 16, 2022
Very pleased with Dr. Ford and his explanation of my heart problems.
Jan 16, 2022
We were very pleased with he Doctor and his staff
Jan 16, 2022
Very organized efficient practice.
Jan 16, 2022
Dr Ford listens and explains so you understand your heart problems..his assistants are personable also
Jan 15, 2022
Dr Ford is one of the best physicians I have ever trusted with my health. He is professional with superior skills, a detailed medical communicator, and blessed with the concern for your well-being of a father. I have referred at least five people to Dr. Ford and all have shared my opinion. HHI is blessed to have him.
Jan 15, 2022
As I said on the previous page, HHI is blessed to have Dr Ford on your staff.
Jan 15, 2022
No delays, therefore, no response
Jan 14, 2022
Office staff was very pleasant.
Jan 14, 2022
Excellent staff
Jan 14, 2022
Dr. Ford is a wonderful doctor and I've driven 2 and a half hours to continue under his care. Glad I moved back to HHI.
Jan 12, 2022
Staff is always courtesy and caring
Jan 9, 2022
Great experience as always
Jan 9, 2022
Excellent team
Jan 9, 2022
Excellent care
Jan 9, 2022
All good
Jan 8, 2022
Fine
Jan 8, 2022
Excellent
Jan 8, 2022
All good
Jan 7, 2022
All good
Jan 7, 2022
Did my registration on line.
Jan 6, 2022
Very pleasant visit
Jan 6, 2022
All went well
Jan 6, 2022
All good
Jan 6, 2022
Good experence
Jan 6, 2022
All good
Jan 6, 2022
No complaints All went well
Jan 6, 2022
First visit with Dr. Ford. Very pleasant staff. Did not feel rushed. Took time to learn about my history.
Jan 6, 2022
Staff friendly and jovial
Jan 6, 2022
Dr Ford is thorough and patient
Jan 5, 2022
Always very efficient
Jan 5, 2022
Always professional
Jan 5, 2022
Dr. A Ford always a good listener ..always pleasant and always understanding.
Jan 4, 2022
Dr Ford always take time to explain thoroughly the answers to any questions I have
Dec 30, 2021
Everyone was very friendly and caring
Dec 30, 2021
Listened and very thoughtful
Dec 30, 2021
Although this was my first visit, I was treated as if I had been there before..Took time and answered all my questions and made me feel so much better about everything..Very very caring. I was very nervous about my health and he made me feel like all was going to be ok! He was GREAT!
Dec 30, 2021
Best experience ever
Dec 30, 2021
No waiting time at all
Dec 30, 2021
Very good experience,
Dec 30, 2021
Dr. Ford is exceptional in his patient interaction skills. His approach to health concerns are insightful and his communication skills are excellent. I felt Dr. Ford was attentive to my concerns and was thorough yet appropriately conservative In his recommended testing. His explanation of his assessment of my symptoms was also extremely thorough and reassuring. Dr. Ford's demeanor sets a calm yet confident outlook for finding the cause and solution to my current situation. I'm grateful for having seen him for my first ever cardiovascular evaluation.
Dec 29, 2021
Very good experience and all were professional
Dec 29, 2021
No problem
Dec 29, 2021
Dr Ford took very good interest in my case. Very professional and friendly
Dec 29, 2021
On time 1 hour
Dec 27, 2021
Dr Ford and his Office Staff were excellent and very attentive.
Dec 27, 2021
I recommend Dr Ford every chance I have.
Dec 22, 2021
Pleasant environment
Dec 22, 2021
The nurse was comforting.
Dec 22, 2021
Glad that Dr. Ford is helping me with my issue.
Dec 22, 2021
I felt I was in a safe environment.
Dec 22, 2021
Will recommend if appropriate.
Dec 22, 2021
No problems
Dec 21, 2021
Smooth and quick
Dec 19, 2021
Rebecca was exceptional. Both Kind and Thorough
Dec 19, 2021
Dr Ford was great - very much appreciate his caring yet direct approach
Dec 19, 2021
We know everyone has to wait - not to bad of a delay
Dec 18, 2021
Dr. Ford takes the time to listen and explain.
Dec 18, 2021
Perfect location near our main gate.
Dec 15, 2021
Very nice staff.
Dec 15, 2021
I love Doctor Ford. He talks to me like a friend- and he is compassionate and open. I wish all my medical affiliations were as great!
Dec 15, 2021
My experience with Dr. Aaron Ford is always great. The scheduling, contacting, and hours however, are very hard to get nowadays. I know it's due to CO-VID so no one's at fault. Anyways, Dr. Ford ALWAYS delivers.
Dec 13, 2021
Very professional and caring employees
Dec 13, 2021
Good experience
Dec 13, 2021
Dr.Aaron Ford is an excellent Doctor and is so caring for his patients.
Dec 13, 2021
Very good experience
Dec 13, 2021
Excellent experience
Dec 13, 2021
Very fast and professional
Dec 10, 2021
There were no delays
Dec 9, 2021
Dr Ford was extremely nice and informative.
Dec 9, 2021
Dr. Ford explained everything and made my decision for treatment very easy after explanation. He is very personable and made me very comfortable.
Dec 8, 2021
The office was very busy. But there was nothing said about delays.
Dec 6, 2021
I drove my wife to her appointment and Dr Ford saw me after he had finished with her, A very unusual method for making the appointment, but he understood our reasons for wanting to move the appointment forward from 12/24/2021.
Dec 6, 2021
Very easy visit. Very great staff and Dr. Ford is excellent.
Dec 6, 2021
Very easy process
Dec 6, 2021
Dr. Ford is very professional and kind.
Dec 6, 2021
Good
Dec 6, 2021
Good as always
Dec 6, 2021
No delays.
Dec 4, 2021
I'm a new patient. All 5 of my personal experiences with HH Heart have been great.
Dec 4, 2021
I would recommend Dr. Ford and HH Heart to any of my family members and friends.
Dec 3, 2021
Good
Nov 27, 2021
Doctor Ford is the best
Nov 25, 2021
Access was very easy
Nov 25, 2021
Very thorough
Nov 25, 2021
Doctor Ford was well aware of the condition and also knew about knew medications and asked about that.
Nov 25, 2021
All were wearing masks
Nov 23, 2021
Always a good experience seeing Dr Ford.He always takes the time to explain my heart issues and answers my concerns.
Nov 23, 2021
Dr Ford is the best. He explains and listens.
Nov 22, 2021
Dr ford is great.
Nov 20, 2021
Dr. Ford listens to you and answers your questions .
Nov 20, 2021
Dr. Ford is great : caring , attentive to your problems and questions , discusses in layman's terms and very knowledgeable with latest medical technologies
Nov 19, 2021
Very good experience
Nov 19, 2021
Very good
Nov 19, 2021
Very good experience I have a lot of confidence in Ford
Nov 19, 2021
Good
Nov 19, 2021
Very good experience
Nov 19, 2021
Good
Nov 17, 2021
Good, friendly & courteous
Nov 16, 2021
Everyone there were very nice
Nov 16, 2021
Dr Ford is awesome!
Nov 15, 2021
Was just a routine visit. Not for a specific problem.
Nov 15, 2021
I always feel comfortable, safe and well cared for during my visits to this office. Staff and physician are caring, courteous and very professional. Thank you!
Nov 14, 2021
Dr Ford is wonderful to work with and a really good person!
Nov 14, 2021
One of the BEST overall operation to work with.
Nov 13, 2021
A great medical experience!!
Nov 12, 2021
Professional group.. Excellent MD
Nov 12, 2021
Very professional
Nov 12, 2021
Overall very good
Nov 12, 2021
Dr. Ford is very professional and passionate
Nov 12, 2021
Visit went very quickly
Nov 11, 2021
Always excellent
Nov 11, 2021
Good
Nov 11, 2021
Good
Nov 11, 2021
Good
Nov 11, 2021
Good
Nov 11, 2021
Always excellent
Nov 7, 2021
Dr. Ford is awesome, great listener, eased my worries, felt very safe in his care.
Nov 7, 2021
I felt "dismissed". But the more I expressed my concerns, then he decided to run some tests. I didn't feel he took me seriously. I wasn't impressed. I may look for another cardiologist in the future.
Nov 6, 2021
Both exceptionally nice
Nov 6, 2021
He's great and I totally have confidence in Dr Ford
Nov 6, 2021
So efficient
Nov 4, 2021
Trust and respect Dr. Ford. Very happy here at Hilton Head Heart! Thank you!
Nov 4, 2021
Again..very happy with Dr. Ford!
Nov 3, 2021
Dr. Ford is fabulous
Nov 3, 2021
Wore masks and washed their hands
Nov 1, 2021
It's Always exceptional
Nov 1, 2021
Great experience.
Nov 1, 2021
First rate