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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male

1617 N California St Ste 1D
Stockton, CA 95204
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Dr. Morrissey's Experience

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Dr. Morrissey's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Morrissey Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
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Conditions Dr. Morrissey Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

St. Joseph's Medical Center of Stockton
1800 N California St
Stockton, CA 95204
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Summit
350 Hawthorne Ave
Oakland, CA 94609

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Morrissey

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Stockton Cardiothoracic Group
Stockton Cardiothoracic Group
1617 N California St Ste 1D
Stockton, CA 95204
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    Dr. Morrissey's Experience

    Specialties

    • Thoracic Surgery
    • Cardiac Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
    • Esophagomyotomy
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Impella Device
    • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Maze Procedure
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Open Thymectomy
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
    • Segmentectomy, Open
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    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Empyema
    • Endocarditis
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • 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
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Pulmonary Embolism
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    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
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    Background Check for Dr. Morrissey

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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

    SUNY UPSTATE MED UNIV
    Graduated in 1964

    Residency Hospital

    Barnes Jewish Hospital S Campus
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Morrissey & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Morrissey's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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      St. Joseph's Medical Center of Stockton

    • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Summit

    • Dameron Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.4
    • 20 Star Ratings
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    4.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Morrissey to family and friends

    4.4 out of 5

    20 responses

    Dr. Morrissey's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    20 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.2 out of 5

    18 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    19 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    18 responses

    Experience with Dr. Morrissey

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    21 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    20 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    21 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

    20 responses

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    Stockton Cardiothoracic Group
    1617 N California St Ste 1D
    Stockton, CA 95204
    (209) 948-1234 (Office)
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