Dr. Michael Black, MD

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Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery • Male • Age 54

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Dr. Black:

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Dr. Black's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Black's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Saint Mary's Medical Center
901 45th Street
West Palm Beach, FL 33407

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Black

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Tenet Florida Physician Services
Black, Michael MD
927 45th St
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Tenet Florida Physician Services
Tenet Florida Physician Services
1850 Fountainview Blvd Suite 104
Port St Lucie, FL 34986
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    Dr. Black's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Black's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Cardiothoracic Surgery
    • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
    • Pediatric Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Fetal Surgery
    • Minimally-Invasive Surgery
    • Neonatal Care
    • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
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    Background Check for Dr. Black

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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

    • Best Thoracic Surgeon, San Francisco Magazine, 2005
    • Best Doctors in America, 2002-2004,
    • 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
  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. Black's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Saint Mary's Medical Center where Dr. Black has admitting privileges:

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Black

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Black to family and friends

    12 responses
    above
    national average

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

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Black accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Tenet Florida Physician Services
    Black, Michael MD
    927 45th St
    West Palm Beach, FL 33407
    (561) 227-9240 (Office)
    (561) 842-9570 (Fax)
    B
    Tenet Florida Physician Services
    1850 Fountainview Blvd Suite 104
    Port St Lucie, FL 34986
    (561) 227-9240 (Office)
    (561) 842-9570 (Fax)
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