Dr. Michael Wood, MD

Dr. Michael Wood, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Michael Wood, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Petersburg, VA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic oncology, and more.

40 Medical Park Blvd

Petersburg, VA 23805

Contact Information

(804) 520-6730

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Optima Health
  • Tricare
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Dr. Wood's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wood performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Wood performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wood treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Wood treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wood treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Wood treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease

Dr. Wood's conditions and procedures:

3D Ultrasound
4D Ultrasound
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acinar Cell Carcinoma
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Leukemia
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adenocarcinoma of Lung
Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
Air and Gas Embolism
Airway Stenting
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Aorta-Pulmonary Artery Fistula
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Aneurysm Stent Grafting
Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal
Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic
Aortic Arch Anomaly
Aortic Arch Interruption
Aortic Arch Syndrome
Aortic Arch Thoracic Aneurysm
Aortic Dilation
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Reconstruction Surgery
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Root Dilation
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Supravalvular Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Repair
Aortic Valve Replacement
Aortic Valve Surgery
Aortic Valvuloplasty
Aortic-Iliac Occlusive Disease
Aortoenteric Fistula
Aorto-Ventricular Tunnel
Arterial Aneurysm Surgery
Arterial Dissection
Arterial Dissections With Lentiginosis
Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
Arterial Duplex Ultrasound
Arterial Graft
Arterial Line Insertion
Arterial Puncture
Arterial Thrombosis
Arteriovenous Fistula
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Ascending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Atrial Tachyarrhythmia With Short PR Interval
Autoimmune Diseases
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Balloon Angioplasty
Benign Chondromatosis
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Affected Tissue
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
Bronchogenic Carcinoma
B-Scan Ultrasound
Buerger's Disease
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Procedure
Cardiac Restorative Surgery
Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
Cardiac Shunting Procedures With or Without Aortic Repair or Coronary Anomaly Repair
Cardiac Sources of Embolism
Cardiac Standstill Surgery
Cardiac Surgery in the Elderly
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
Cardiomyopathy, Chagas
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 1
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 2
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, With Woolly Hair and Keratoderma
Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
Cardiomyopathy, Fatal Fetal, Due to Myocardial Calcification
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
Cardiopulmonary Conditions
Cardiovascular Disease
Cardiovascular Surgical Procedure
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Body Tumor
Carotid Bruit
Carotid Cavernous Fistula
Carotid Dissection
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Surgery
Carotid Ultrasound
Catheter Angiography
Central Line Insertion
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Coarctation of Aorta, Dominant
Coarctation of the Aorta
Colorectal Cancer
Complex Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Ablation
Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
Congenital Cardiovascular Malformations
Congenital Heart Block
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congenital Malformation
Congenital Septal Defect
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Calcification
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Fistula
Coronary Artery Revascularization
Coronary Artery Revascularization Using Arterial Conduits
Coronary Atherectomy
Coronary Stenting
Coumadin® Management
CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Defibrillator Implantation
Dementia Evaluation
Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Diagnostic Ultrasound
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Dissecting Aneurysm
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Effort Vein Thrombosis
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endocrine Cancer
Endomyocardial Biopsy
Endoscopic Ultrasound
Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Procedure
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Endovascular Stent Grafting
Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
Enteral Stenting
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Stenting
Esophageal Stricture
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Tumor
Esophageal Ulcer
Extremity Ultrasound
False Aneurysm
Familial Atrial Fibrillation
Femoral Aneurysm
Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Biopsy
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Valve Replacement
Heart Valve Surgery
Hypercoagulable State
Hypertrophic Branchial Myopathy
Iliac Aneurysm
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Impella Device
Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
Kidney Cancer
Laser Angioplasty
Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
Liver Cancer
Lobectomy, Open
Ludwig's Angina
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mechanical Embolectomy
Mechanical Thrombectomy
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Metastatic Cancer
Minimally Invasive Atrial Fibrillation Ablation
Minimally Invasive Thymectomy
Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Replacement
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Multifocal Premature Beats
Multiple Myeloma
Muscle Biopsy
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neck Cancer
Nerve Biopsy
Nerve Cancer
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pacemaker Monitoring
Pacemaker Therapy for Heart Failure
Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia
Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
Pectus Excavatum
Pectus Excavatum Macrocephaly Dysplastic Nails
Pediatric Aortic Valve Stenosis
Percutaneous Biopsy With Drainage
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Angiograms
Peripheral Angioplasty
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Arterial Puncture
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Vascular Intervention
Peripheral Vascular Stenting
Peripheral Vascular Studies
Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
PFO Repair
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Popliteal Aneurysm
Port Placements or Replacements
Port Removal
Post-Operative Care
Postoperative Pulmonary Embolism
Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Embolism Lung Transplant Rejection
Pulmonary Procedures
Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
Raynaud's Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Renal Artery Angioplasty
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Vein Thrombosis
Respiratory System Cancer
Retina Diseases
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aneurysm
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Saccular Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Malignancies
Segmentectomy, Open
Sentinel Node Biopsy
Septal Defect
Sinus Tachycardia
Small Cell Lung Cancer
Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spleen Cancer
Stent Grafting
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Superficial Thrombophlebitis
Suprarenal Aneurysm
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Surgical Biopsy
Syncopal Paroxysmal Tachycardia
Temporal Artery Biopsy
Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracic Cancer
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Procedure
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Surgery
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombolytic Therapy
Thymus Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Tracheal Reconstruction
Tracheal Resection
Tracheal Surgery
Transendoscopic Stent Placement
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Transient Tachycardia
Transmycardial Laser Revascularization
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Ultrasound, Abdominal
Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
Ultrasound, Cardiac
Ultrasound, Endobronchial
Ultrasound, Renal
Unstable Angina
Urinary Disorders
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Anomaly
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Procedure
Vascular Stenting
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vein Treatment
Venous Access Creation and Care
Venous Closure
Venous Compression
Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Thrombosis
Ventilator Management
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Resection
Ventricular Restoration
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Vertebral Artery Dissection
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Thymectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Visceral Aneurysm

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a Cardiac and Vascular surgeon, I have tried to approach my patients as I would want to be treated. My approach by many has been described as a misplaced general practice physician. I listen to each patients' problem and try to help them cope w...


  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery


  • 1989
    Loma Linda Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1986
    Loma Linda Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1982
    Loma Linda University
    Internship Hospital
  • 1981
    Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
  • 1977
    Southern Missionary College
    Undergraduate School


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Very happy with Dr. Wood. Explained things to me, very professional, friendly, and staff was wonderful too. The best!
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Dr. Wood and his staff are compassionate, knowledgeable and caring. I would highly recommend him.
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I was very impressed with Dr. Wood and he explained things very well. He seems to be an excellent physician and his staff is great. HOWEVER, yesterday I arrived at roughly 3:10 pm for a 3:15 pm appointment. I eventually left the office without being seen at exactly 5:00 pm. Waiting for almost 2...Read More
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