Dr. Michael Wachs, MD

Dr. Michael Wachs, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Michael Wachs, MD is a general surgery specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in general surgery and transplant surgery.

1719 E 19th Ave

Denver, CO 80218

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Wachs' Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Health Center Of Pittsburg
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of California At San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wachs' Reviews

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Patient Comments (1)

You performed a liver transplant on my father. All along he had cancer still remaining in his body . University hospital told us he was cancer free . After the transplant he passed away 3 months later . He talked great things about you . You did your part and did the transplant . Forever greatful...more
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