Dr. Michael J. Bolesta, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 60

1801 Inwood Rd Suite 210
Dallas, TX 75235
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Hospital Quality

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Ut Southwestern University Hospital
5909 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75390

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Accepting new patients?

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Orthopedic Surgery Clinic
Orthopedic Surgery Clinic
1801 Inwood Rd Suite 210
Dallas, TX 75235
Orthopedic Surgery Clinic
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75390
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    Dr. Bolesta's Experience

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    Dr. Bolesta's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Disc Arthroplasty
    • Disc Replacement
    • Disc Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Spinal Decompression
    • Spinal Discectomy
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
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    • Arthritis of the Spine
    • Ataxia
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Disc Degeneration
    • Cervical Herniated Disc
    • Cervical Radiculopathy
    • Cervical Spine Disorders
    • Cervical Spondylitis
    • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc
    • Lumbar Radiculopathy
    • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
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    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scoliosis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Disorders
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Instability
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Thoracic Disc Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Bolesta

    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

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Castle Connolly Medical Top Doctor, 2011
    • US News and World Report Best Doctor, 2011
    • Americas Top Orthopedists, 2010
    • Three- and Four-Level Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion with Plate Fixation: a Prospective Study, 2000
    • Degenerative spondylolisthesis of the cervical spine: analysis of 58 patients treated with anterior cervical decompression and fusion, 2009
    • A comparison of film and computer workstation measurements of degenerative spondylolisthesis: intra-observer and inter-observer reliability, 2010
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    Duke University
    Complete in 1982

    Residency Hospital

    Duke University
    Complete in 1987

    Fellowship Hospital

    Case Western Reserve University
    Complete in 1988

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Missouri / Columbia Campus
    Graduated in 1977
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bolesta & Staff

    • English
    • Aramaic
    • Chinese
    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Korean
    • Polish
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • Tagalog
    • Vietnamese
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Bolesta's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bolesta to family and friends

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    9 responses
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 9 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Bolesta
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Bolesta accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Orthopedic Surgery Clinic
    1801 Inwood Rd Suite 210
    Dallas, TX 75235
    (214) 645-3300 (Office)
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    Orthopedic Surgery Clinic
    5323 Harry Hines Blvd
    Dallas, TX 75390
    (214) 645-3360 (Office)
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