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Dr. Michael Wait MD is a male Surgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
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Dr. Michael Wait has 4 office locations.
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Northwest Dallas, Dallas, TX 75390

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(5)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Wait, CardioThoracic Surgeon is Good. Dr. Wait has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 26 areas:
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Biopsy
  • Brain Surgery (Anterior Temporal Lobectomy)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Congenital Heart Disease (Patent Ductus Arteriosus)
  • Disease
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Heart-Lung Transplantation
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Mediastinum Cancer (Mediastinal Neoplasm)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumothorax
  • Pulmonary Valve Stenosis
  • Thoracic Cancer
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Education & Awards

Dr. Wait graduated from The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas. He has 9 awards.

Awards  
Alpha Epsilon Delta (1979)
Phi Beta Kappa (1979)
President's Research Council Award (1993)
Alpha Omega Alpha (1983)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors "Best in American Medicine" *
Texas Super Docs *
Top Doctor *

Affiliations

Dr. Wait has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - Zale Lipshy 
  • Children's Medical Center of Dallas 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Wait accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Aetna - 3 plans

Languages

  • American Sign Language

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Where does Dr. Michael Wait practice?
Dr. Michael Wait practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Dallas, TX.
See Dallas Surgeons and Dallas Cardiothoracic Surgeons.