Dr. Michael Gorton, MD

Dr. Michael Gorton, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Michael Gorton, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Liberty, MO and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and thoracic surgery.

2521 Glenn Hendren Dr Ste 308

Liberty, MO 64068

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Top Care Areas

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Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
high
more than 87% of peers
Lung Surgery
high
more than 85% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
normal
more than 75% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

42  Conditions Treated

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

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Iowa Meth Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Iowa Meth Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • St Lukes Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gorton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gorton's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gorton to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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Dr. Gorton'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

    Under 10 minutes
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