Dr. Douglas Wood, MD

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Specializes in Critical Care Surgery • Male • Age 59

1959 NE PACIFIC ST
Seattle, WA 98195
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Dr. Wood's Experience

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Dr. Wood's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Wood Performs

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Conditions Dr. Wood Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

University of Washington Medical Center
1959 Northeast Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Wood

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
UW DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY
UW DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY
1959 NE PACIFIC ST
Seattle, WA 98195
University WA Medical Center Sgy
University WA Medical Center Sgy
1959 North East Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195
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    Dr. Wood's Experience

    Specialties

    • Critical Care Surgery
    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Esophagomyotomy
    • Esophagostomy
    • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hernia Repair
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Removal, Open
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Thymectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Segmentectomy, Open
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Tracheal Surgery
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    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cancer
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
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    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Septal Defect
    • Thrombosis
    • Thymomas
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Wood

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Harvard Medical School
    Graduated in 1983

    Residency Hospital

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Complete in 1989

    Fellowship Hospital

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Complete in 1991
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wood & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Wood's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    3.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wood to family and friends

    3.5 out of 5

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    Dr. Wood's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    1 response

    Experience with Dr. Wood

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.5 out of 5

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    Is Dr. Wood accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    UW DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY
    1959 NE PACIFIC ST
    Seattle, WA 98195
    (206) 598-4477 (Office)
    (206) 744-8538 (Fax)
    B
    University WA Medical Center Sgy
    1959 North East Pacific Street
    Seattle, WA 98195
    (206) 543-3680 (Office)
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