Dr. William Messerschmidt, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 59

1 Medical Park Blvd Ste 458W
Bristol, TN 37620
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Dr. Messerschmidt's Experience

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Dr. Messerschmidt's Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Johnson City Medical Center
400 N State of Franklin Rd
Johnson City, TN 37604
Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center
1 Medical Park Blvd
Bristol, TN 37620

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Wellmont CVA Heart Institute
Wellmont CVA Heart Institute
1 Medical Park Blvd Ste 458W
Bristol, TN 37620
Wellmont CVA Heart Institute
2050 Meadowview Pkwy
Kingsport, TN 37660
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    Dr. Messerschmidt's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • 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
    • Coronary Artery Bypass With Robotic Assistance
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Heart Surgery
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Removal, Open
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Maze Procedure
    • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cancer
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Lung Cancer
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
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    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Thrombosis
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Messerschmidt

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • 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

    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Graduated in 1979

    Residency Hospital

    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Complete in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Messerschmidt & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Messerschmidt's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center

    • Johnson City Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Messerschmidt

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.0
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    3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Messerschmidt to family and friends

    3 out of 5

    2 responses

    Dr. Messerschmidt's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Messerschmidt

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3 out of 5

    2 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Wellmont CVA Heart Institute
    1 Medical Park Blvd Ste 458W
    Bristol, TN 37620
    (423) 844-4975 (Office)
    (423) 390-6845 (Fax)
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    Wellmont CVA Heart Institute
    2050 Meadowview Pkwy
    Kingsport, TN 37660
    (423) 230-5000 (Office)
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