Surgical Specialist
31 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
Bingham
Thoracic & Cardiovascular Inst
1200 E Michigan Ave
Ste 775
Lansing, MI 48912
517-364-5200
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Patient Reviews ?

Overall Rating:
3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Total Ratings

4

Total Reviews

2

Ratings
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3 stars
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1 star
Ease of Appointment:
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness:
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff:
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis:
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner:
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me:
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit:
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Average Wait: 23 minutes
  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
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by Daryl Katalenich on Jun 21st, 2013

I found this doctor difficult to deal with. With a Torn Aorta, this doctor said he must to a catherization prior to surgery to fix the torn Aorta. You cannot do a catherization on a patient with a torn Aorta, but he insisted he must before surgery, when I agreed, the catheradation was "Attempted" but was not done because the patient condition would not allow it - that was known before the attempt but he had to attempt? Complications from the surgery were infections of the sternum wires, even though the doctor took a sample of the infection fluid, he never tested them and I had to receive treatment from my dermatologist that I had an appointment to see right after seeing this doctor. Upon surgery to fix the infected sternum wires the doctor stated all three wires would be removed and I would stay in the hospital for a couple days after surgery, but only One wire was removed and I was sent home not knowing why the diagnosis and discussed treatment had been changed. I never felt this doctor listened to me or ever approached me as a patient he cared about.

  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
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by Jerry on Jul 25th, 2009

He was compassionat and proffesional. has an excellent reputation and trated me like a person not a disease!

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