Dr. Michael J. Bates, MD

Dr. Michael J. Bates, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery | Male | 46 years old

Ochsner Medical Center
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Dr. Bates specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery and practices in New Orleans, LA. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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    Specialties

    • Cardiothoracic Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
    • Aneurysm
    • Aneurysm of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Diseases
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cancer
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Coronary Artery Dissection
    • Empyema
    • Endocarditis
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Heart Disease
    • Lung Cancer
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Thrombosis
    • Vascular Disease

    Procedures Performed

    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Aortic Valve Surgery
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hernia Repair
    • Impella Device
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lung Transplant
    • Maze Procedure
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Ventricular Assist Device
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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    Education

    • Medical School
      Eastern Virginia Medical School

      Graduated in 2000

    • Residency Hospital
      Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    • Fellowship Hospital
      Stanford University

    Awards & Recognition

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Chinese
    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Korean
    • Polish
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • Tagalog
    • Vietnamese
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Bates' Office & Staff

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Bates

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients