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 24 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

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
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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
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • 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
  • Open Thymectomy
  • 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 Thymectomy
  • 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
1988
Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
Medical School
1995
1988

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Walker

4.7

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1 Star
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Dr Walker and His Team are excellent. From our first appointment to our final post-op check we ( my Family and I ) felt supported, educated and confident. This was due to the time and effort put into my care by everyone in this Practice. Office staff were patient and supportive, PA Tom was...Read More
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I cannot thank Dr. Walker and his wonderful staff enough for such a positive experience during a very trying and stressful time. In addition to being a skilled surgeon, Dr. Walker patiently walked me through every step of the process. His diagnosis, treatment and recovery plans, prognosis, and...Read More
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I would definitely recommend Dr Michael J. Walker to anyone who needs Thoracic Surgery. Besides being competent he is one of the nicest, warmest doctors I have had. He answered all my questions and took time to brief me on what to expect during and after my lung surgery. I felt that I had known...Read More
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Michael Walker was recommended to me by my pulmonary doctor. I looked him up online and his credentials seemed good. I'm very glad that I went with him. He really takes the time with you and goes over everything thoroughly so that you are able to understand it. He is very pleasant and friendly I...Read More
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My experience with Dr. Walker has been fantastic. He spent a lot of time with my husband and I on our first visit to begin the testing required to get a plan in place. Every visit after that he answered all our questions throughly. He was quick to call with good test results. Dr Walker, his staff...Read More
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Amerihealth
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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
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