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Surgical Specialist, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
24 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(10)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Jaklitsch is Excellent. Dr. Jaklitsch has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Jaklitsch, FACS, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 17 areas:
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Cancer
  • Coronary Disease
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer (Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma)
  • Lung Cancer (Pleural Neoplasms)
  • Melanoma
  • Mesothelioma (Asbestos-related Cancer)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Jaklitsch graduated from University of Maryland , Baltimore. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Lung Cancer (Lung Neoplasm)
Lung Cancer (Pleural Neoplasms)
Mesothelioma (Asbestos-related Cancer)
Pneumonectomy

Affiliations

Dr. Jaklitsch has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • South Shore Hospital 
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • Russian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael T Jaklitsch FACS and MD is a male Surgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Michael T. Jaklitsch practice?
Dr. Michael Jaklitsch has 3 office locations.
Dr. Michael Jaklitsch practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Boston, MA.
Additional practice locations include: South Weymouth, MA.
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