Dr. Michael Walker, MD

Dr. Michael Walker, MD

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Age 56
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Dr. Michael Walker, MD is a general surgery specialist in Wynnewood, PA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1988 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

100 E Lancaster Ave Ste 280

Wynnewood, PA 19096

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • 2 More

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Dr. Walker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Lung Cancer more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Walker performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker performs Lung Surgery more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Walker performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Walker's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Cancer
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Segmentectomy, Open
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

All office patients are offered the best and latest surgical and non-surgical options for diseases of the chest and lungs.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Jeffersonmed College Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Jefferson Med College Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1995
    University Of Washington Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1988
    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School
    1988

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Walker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Walker

4.5

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
12.5%
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Dr. Walker goes above and beyond to diagnos your issues and get you the care you need. He also will bring in other specialists if he feels that they have more experience with your diagnosis. He explains everything very clearly and takes as much time as you need to answer all of your questions. I am...Read More
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Dr. would not answer questions about why parent's stage 1A lung cancer was not tracked by follow-up scans/tests. Never apologized for her passing, but he was the doctor who performed the lobectomy and declared everything successfully removed. Two years to the day following procedure, she passed...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO