Dr. George W. Wharton, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 74

1341 W Mockingbird Ln Suite 710E
Dallas, TX 75247
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Dr. Wharton's Experience

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Dr. Wharton's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Wharton Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Pine Creek Medical Center
9032 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75235

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Wharton

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Advanced Microsurgery Of Spine
Advanced Microsurgery Of Spine
1341 W Mockingbird Ln Suite 710E
Dallas, TX 75247
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    Dr. Wharton's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery, 1972
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
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    Background Check for Dr. Wharton

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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

    University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1966

    Internship Hospital

    Yale New Haven Hospital
    Complete in 1967

    Residency Hospital

    University Maryland Hospital
    Complete in 1970

    Fellowship Hospital

    Rancho Los Amigos Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wharton & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Wharton's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Pine Creek Medical Center where Dr. Wharton has admitting privileges:

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    • Pine Creek Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Wharton

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wharton to family and friends

    7 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Wharton's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 7 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Wharton
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    7 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Wharton accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Advanced Microsurgery Of Spine
    1341 W Mockingbird Ln Suite 710E
    Dallas, TX 75247
    (214) 217-7520 (Office)
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