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Oneil S. Bains, MD
Sleep Medicine
 
4.9 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
Locations
Profile
Special Interests
Insomnia, pediatric sleep disorders, narcolepsy, sleep disordered breathing
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Sleep Medicine, Sleep Disorders
Board Certifications
American Board of Sleep Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y., 1996
Internship
Internal Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, 1996 - 1997
Residency
Internal Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, 1996 - 1999
Fellowships
Sleep Disorders Fellowship, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif., 2001 -2002
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.
Would recommend provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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June 2018
Very relaxed & effortless. Thank you!!!
June 2018
I was particularly pleased with Dr. Bains´ explanation of my medication´s effects that might occur.
June 2018
Dr Bains is very positive, explains things clearly and I feel very comfortable with his decisions. Excellent doctor.
June 2018
Very clear and concise explanations about my condition and progress with the CPAP machine
June 2018
this was just a follow up and doctor was really good,
June 2018
Everything went well in my appointment. I really like Dr Bains.
May 2018
A very comfortable and informative experience
May 2018
Excellent physician, no issues or concerns
May 2018
Dr Bain was easy to talk to and he was he was easy to understand. He made me feel like he was concerned and didn´t rush through my appointment.
May 2018
Very satisfied with all aspects of my interaction with Dr Bains
April 2018
Dr. Moy is outstanding.
April 2018
One of the best doctors I´ve ever seen.
April 2018
Dr. Bains suggests a new way to take my medicine which has increased my sleep per night by 2-4 hours. He is such a good doctor that I continue to se him even though I moved to Washington, DC 10years ago.
April 2018
very good
April 2018
All very well
April 2018
Always look forward to seeing Dr. Bains.
April 2018
He addressed the concern I had for my weight being the issue to disruptive _____. He gave alternative factors which may contribute which I appreciated.
March 2018
He is really nice and I like his approach to my problems.
March 2018
Dr. Oneil Bains is always punctual at the appointment time and I hardly have to wait to see him in any of my appointments. I feel at ease discussing my health issues with him. He is an understanding and caring physician.
March 2018
I want to make sure that all of these questions about Care Provider are all for Dr. Baines. I would actually rate him higher than 5 more like a 10
March 2018
He answered all my questions promptly.
February 2018
Great bed side manner & very thorough.
February 2018
Dr. Baines is a first-rate sleep doctor.
February 2018
Enjoyed Dr. Bains very much. Recommended him to my husband.
February 2018
Of all the docs and people I´ve worked with through the years at VM Dr. Bains is my favorite.
January 2018
Dr. Baines is much less territorial about my sleep care than my previous provider, and respects my desire to continue learning about how to optimize my own sleep therapy.
January 2018
Excellent care.
January 2018
Dr Bains is really great and listens to his patients.
January 2018
Dr. Bains was caring and even helped me get into his busy schedule for a follow-up, earlier.
January 2018
I still see Dr. Bains even though he is "out of network" for me. His care and my experience with the clinic as a whole is worth the extra cost to me.
January 2018
The best
January 2018
Dr. Baines is empathetic and has effective recommendations for my sleep apnea.
January 2018
Very good
January 2018
I wish every doctor was as pleasant, knowledgeable, and articulate as Dr. Bains. I consider myself very lucky to have found him.
January 2018
Dr. Bains is great - little vague on when to return - 2 to 3 years unless problems.
December 2017
Dr. Bains is always very affable & I never feel rushed!
December 2017
Good Dr very thorough and understanding
November 2017
Dr Baines is very good at answering questions, being present to me as a patient. He is easy to talk to and is direct about his information. He has a great bedside manner and is professional. I have a lot of confidence in his knowledge and skill.
November 2017
Dr Bains is a wonderful doctor. I wish that this survey had an excellent option or something more than very good. He is kind and takes extra time to answer questions. He helped me with other issues that could relate to sleep apnea. I also referred my husband to him.
November 2017
Dr. Bains is an exceptional dr. A very kind person, with a great bedside manner. Would recommend to anyone.
November 2017
very good
October 2017
Dr. Bains is my all time favorite doctor. Fabulous personality, thorough, intelligent, and caring.
October 2017
Friendly and always a good visit. I always come away feeling very informed.
October 2017
I have already recommended Dr. Bains to a friend. I was very pleased to meet him and add him to my health team.
October 2017
I have ALWAYS been impressed w/Dr. Bains and his professionalism.
October 2017
I love that Dr. Bains spends so much time w/me & that I don´t feel rushed thru an appointment. He listens to me & I really appreciate that.
September 2017
Awesome -
September 2017
Really liked Dr Bains
September 2017
Never felt rushed. Answered all of my questions in regards to other possible treatments. Very happy with the doctor. He is very personable.
September 2017
Dr. Bains is always great at discussing questions I have and I never feel rushed.
August 2017
Dr Bain´s is probably the Best provider that I have ever seen. He was so knowledgeable approachable friendly caring helpful just a all-around great doctor
August 2017
They way Dr. Bain handled himself gave me confidence in my medical care,
August 2017
I HAVE HAD MANY CONTACTS W DR BAINS SINCE 2013 & HE HAS BEEN ONE OF THE BEST DRS I HAVE SEEN.
August 2017
Have already recommended Dr. Baines to family and friends
August 2017
I have already sent one new patient to Dr. Bains, and I am working on two more friends who would really benefit from a visit.
August 2017
I really liked Dr Depaso and I do wish he hadn´t decided to retire, I also really like Dr Bains. He´s very to the point. He talked about other medication that may help me, but also remembered that we were trying to start a family and that this might be something to try after that. Requesting prescription fill ups is very easy, and they get mailed home very quickly.
July 2017
Dr. Bains is very caring & compassionate. I like his ____ & his talking to me.
July 2017
Dr. Bains was very professional and knowledgeable.
July 2017
Top notch!
June 2017
I love Dr. Bains, I hope he never leaves VM. Very down to earth, caring and thorough. My teen daughter sees him now as well and it gives me comfort that we both are blessed by his care. I appreciate that he gets right to it and I appreciate that he is trying to get us the medicine we need even though the insurance maze is difficult.
June 2017
Dr.Bains was very good at describing exactly what he thought was wrong as well as suggesting multiple solutions to try in case one did not work. He was remained very aware of the needs of the everyday life and did not expect me to follow strict instructions.
June 2017
Have already recommended Dr. Bains to someone
June 2017
dr. bains is always so nice and helpful
June 2017
Dr. Bains is excellent.
June 2017
Most excellent.
May 2017
My experience with Dr. Bains has always been a great. He always takes the time to ensure I understand the sleep disorder and CPAP machine. I never feel rushed.
May 2017
Very happy with Dr. Bains. He´s always professional and listens to any concerns I have.
May 2017
I have referred Dr. Bains to more than 10 people. All of them also highly recommend Dr. Bains.
May 2017
Dr. Baines has always been very easy to communicate with and has always given straight forward answers and always has a plan in place if the first option doesn´t work.
May 2017
I found Dr. Bains as a competent, informative and engaging professional throughout the appointment. Always friendly yet insightful and astutely constructive regarding my particular medical background and needs.
May 2017
Dr. Bains is quite simply one of the finest physicians I have ever met.
May 2017
Dr. Baines is really a fantastic Doctor. He´s very knowledgeable and friendly.
April 2017
Excellent doctor
April 2017
Will definitely go back to Dr. Bains.
April 2017
Dr. Bains is the BEST!!! After years of suffering with RLS, and uncountable attempts by other doctors to treat it, Dr. Bains was able to relive all of my symptoms in a single visit. Thanks to Dr. Bains, RLS is not something that ever crosses my mind anymore. Dr. Bains´ friendly demeanor has made my office visits something I actually look forward to. I know I will be greeted with a smile, and know that I am in the care of a doctor who demonstrated genuine concern for my health and well-being.
April 2017
First time with Dr. Bains. It was a very helpful session in regards to my sleep apnea and equipment recommendations.
April 2017
Great visit.
March 2017
Appreciate my healthcare professionals in this unit.
March 2017
outstanding,listens, shows concern, and poitive attitude
March 2017
excellent experience
March 2017
Dr. Bain was very personable and down to earth. He explained his thought process for the care he wanted to accomplish. I have confidence in his judgments.
March 2017
Dr bains is an excellent provider and has really helped to make daily life better after beginning treatment.
March 2017
Dr Baines is very personable, thorough and helpful. He answers all of my questions in an understandable way
March 2017
Dr Bains is great and does an excellent job of listening during the appointment, thinking about what I said and then responding. He was also patient with the same question being asked in different ways and was able to adjust his response to make it more applicable to my question.
March 2017
We even talked about upcoming events of cultural stuff, I like this!
February 2017
remarkably astute physician
February 2017
I would most definitely recommend Dr. Baines as he is extremely professional, personable and very easy to talk with. One of my best visits with a medical professional.
February 2017
already recommended him to my husband
February 2017
Dr. Baines is the first provider in many years to have anything new to say about my condition and propose some additional steps that might help it. I really appreciated that after all this time.
February 2017
Dr. Bains is very nice & helpful.
January 2017
Dr. Bains comes across as a caring doctor and does not rush to get me out of the office. He listens to what I say and responds kindly and professionally. He is probably one of the nicest physician I know and I have been to many, many physicians. My appointment with him is usually on time, minimum or no waiting. I appreciate Dr. Bains´ kindness and understanding of my sleep issues, and treatment. Kudos to Dr. Bains!
January 2017
Dr. Bains is always thorough and thoughtful and responsive.
January 2017
Dr Bains has great breadth of knowledge, and extends his care to take the whole person and their overall conditions into consideration. He is very present during appointments which lends a feeling of partnership in finding long-term balance toward better health. I´m fortunate to be his patient in the complex area of sleep medicine.
January 2017
he is a very nice and thoughtful doctor
January 2017
Dr Bains provided clear explanation of my condition and recommended solutions/care. Good interpersonal skills, an excellent doctor.
January 2017
Already recommended him to my husband and scheduled an appointment
January 2017
I love Dr Bains. He is engaging, informative, intelligent and he greeted me in the waiting room.