Dr. Michael Black, MD

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Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery • Male • Age 55

927 45th St Ste 301
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
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Procedures Dr. Black Performs

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Hospital Quality

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St. Mary's Medical Center
901 45th St
West Palm Beach, FL 33407

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Accepting new patients?

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Tenet Florida Physician Services
Black, Michael MD
927 45th St Ste 301
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
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    Dr. Black's Experience

    Dr. Black's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Cardiothoracic Surgery
    • Pediatric Cardiology
    • Congenital Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Shunting Procedures With or Without Aortic Repair or Coronary Anomaly Repair
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Fetal Surgery
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Lung Surgery
    • Maze Procedure
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Neonatal Care
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Coarctation of the Aorta
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Heart Disease
    • Hypertension
    • Neonatal Bradycardia
    • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Tetralogy of Fallot
    • Thrombosis
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Black

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.

    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

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Pediatric Minimal Access Surgery, Taylor & Francis Group p. 409-420, Chapter 33, 2005
    • Ventricular Septal Defects, Yang, Cameron, Ed p. 740-742, 2004
    • Novel Approach to Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Reconstruction Using Stentless Porcine Valves, Black M.D., Ley J., Refal A.M., Shaw D., Jan: 85(1): 195-8 SRI, 2008
    • Regional Low-Flow Perfusion versus Circulatory Arrest in Neonates: One-Year Neurodevelopmental Outcome, Black M.D. (Commentary). Vsconti K.J., Rimmer M.S., Gauvreau K. et al., 82:2207-2213, 2006
    • Modification of an Extracorporeal Life Support Circuit for Intraoperative Correction of Complex Congenital Heart Disease, Toomasian J.M., Vricella L.A., Black M.D., 22:35-40 SRI, 2007
    • Diffuse ST Segment Elevation: A Common Feature Following Minimally Invasive ASD Closure, Pike N., Vricella L., Ford R., Coady M., Coll A., Black M.D., SRI, 2003
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1986

    Internship Hospital

    University of Toronto, Canada
    Complete in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Ottowa
    Complete in 1991

    Fellowship Hospital

    The Hospital for Sick Children
    Complete in 1994
    UCSF Medical Center
    Complete in 1995
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Black & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Black's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.8
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    3.8 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Black to family and friends

    3.8 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. Black's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    11 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    11 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    11 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    9 responses

    Experience with Dr. Black

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.8 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    12 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4 out of 5

    12 responses

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    Tenet Florida Physician Services
    Black, Michael MD
    927 45th St Ste 301
    West Palm Beach, FL 33407
    (561) 227-9240 (Office)
    (561) 842-9570 (Fax)
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