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Dr. Patrick J Wallace has the following 2 specialties
- Surgical Oncology
Surgical oncologists play various roles in treating cancer. They can perform biopsies to determine if a tumor is cancerous or not. If it is, they’re trained to remove the tumor, tissue, and in some cases, all or part of an organ or bodily structure where the cancer has spread. In addition to removing cancer, they can perform any reconstructive surgeries that may be necessary.
Many surgical oncologists specialize in certain types of cancer, such as liver, lung or breast. Don’t be afraid to ask them what they have the most experience treating. When looking for a doctor, it’s important to know that general surgeons are also qualified to perform many of the same surgeries. However, surgical oncologists have specific training in recognizing and treating cancer, which some patients prefer.
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DR WALLACE IS A FABULOUS SURGEON AND REMINDED ME OF THE OLD DAYS, WHEN DOCTORS ACTUALLY GAVE YOU TIME, TO TALK TO THEM. HE ANSWERED ALL OF MY ZILLION QUESTIONS AND IS VERY PERSONABLE AND KNOWLEDGABLE!HE ALSO TRIED TO SAVE ME MONEY FROM THE EXORBITANT HOSPITAL COSTS, SINCE I HAVE LOUSY INSURANCE.HIS OFFICE IS VERY ORGANIZED AND I NEVER HAD TO WAIT TOO LONG FOR OFFICE VISITS, WHICH IS MUCH APPRECIATED, SINCE MOST DRS THINK THEIR TIME IS MORE VALUABLE THAN YOURS AND COULD CARE LESS HOW LONG YOU WAIT. ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL SEEMED LIKE A VERY FRIENDLY HOSPITAL, EASY TO GET TO AND YOU PARK RIGHT ACROSS THE STREET !!!!
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
29 Years Experience
University Of Chicago Division Of The Biological Sciences The Pritzker School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1989
Rush Presbyterian St Lukes Medical Center
Dr. Patrick J Wallace accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TX BlueChoice
- BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana HMO
- Humana HMO Premier
- Humana National HMO
- Humana National POS
- Humana Preferred PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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Locations & DirectionsSurgical Oncology Consultants Of Houston Llp, 1315 St Joseph Pkwy Ste 1800, Houston, TX
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