Dr. Jason Wallen, MD

Dr. Jason Wallen, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Jason Wallen, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from McGill University Faculty of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

750 E Adams St # 8141

Syracuse, NY 13210

Contact Information

(315) 464-6255

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 88% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Wallen's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wallen "My emphasis is on helping you maintain a long life with good quality. As a surgeon, I am uniquely qualified to provide you with the complete array of medical and surgical therapies for you illness."

2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Chest Wall Tumor
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Esophagitis
  • Foregut Disorders
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Herniation - Congenital Defect of Sternum
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Paralyzed Diaphragm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Sweaty Palms
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thymic Epithelial Tumor
  • Thymomas
  • Thymus Cancer
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49  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Esophageal Stenting
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagogastroscopy
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laser Bronchoscopy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Resection
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mediastinal Surgery
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Thoracotomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.

Education

  • University of California
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • McGill University Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Loma Linda Univ Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Loma Linda University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wallen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wallen's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wallen to family and friends
17 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Wallen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I just had a thymectomy performed by Dr Wallen. I feel very blessed to have found this doctor. He came to see me daily in the hospital after my surgery. Answered all my questions. And seemed to be truly concerned with my well being. His surgical skills are unmatched. He is a phenomenal practitioner...more
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Dr. Jason Wallen saved my life. I was an experimental patient and his bedside manner was calming and caring. He was professional and easy to talk to with a strong work ethic. I cannot say enough about his ability to walk me through the hardest period of my life with care. Even my surgical scar was...more
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Dr. Wallen is exceptional in every phase of medical practice. His operational skills are outstanding as are his ability to explain procedures thoroughly and to express himself in a manner which informs and inspires confidence. I have never had a doctor with whom I was more pleased.
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Words can't really express how wonderful doctor was to me. His experience showed and his bedtime matter was wonderful. He knows his work and does it well. I would highly recommend him
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