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Surgical Specialist, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
25 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Jaklitsch is Good. Dr. Jaklitsch has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

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.

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


Dr. Jaklitsch has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • Faulkner Hospital 
  • South Shore Hospital 


  • Hebrew
  • Russian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael T Jaklitsch FACS and MD is a male Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Michael T. Jaklitsch practice?
Dr. Michael Jaklitsch has 2 office locations.
Dr. Michael Jaklitsch practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Boston, MA.
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