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Dr. Wilson Tsai, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 44

Dr. Tsai

Dr. Wilson Tsai, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Walnut Creek, CA. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.


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(925) 932-6330

Dr. Tsai accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Western Health Advantage

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Tsai's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Esophageal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tsai performs Esophageal Surgery more than 99% of his peers

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

Esophageal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tsai treats Esophageal Diseases more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Tsai treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tsai performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Tsai performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal

Dr. Tsai's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • 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
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Wilson Tsai, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Walnut Creek, CA. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Tsai's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tsai

3.8

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
62.5%
(10)
4 Stars
6.25%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.25%
(1)
1 Star
25%
(4)

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  • Staff friendliness
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The most expensive consultation I have ever experienced. His office billed 696.00 for a 30 min sit down. Horrible....this is why America's Healthcare system is broken.
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This doctor is HORRIBLE, HORRIBLE, HORRIBLE! He is so full of himself. It's sickening! I waited and waited for this unprofessional man for at least an hour while I could hear him joking with other employees right outside the door. I finally got sick of the fun he was having on my time and exited...Read More
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Amazing Doctor! Highly recommend Wilson Tsai M.D. Highly educated, great surgeon, friendly, easy to talk to and seems to care about you. I'm a 42 year old male that was diagnosed with stage 3 Esophageal Cancer. I had four opinions for my medical situation from UC SF, Stanford, UC Irvine and a...Read More
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Dr. Tsai is a professional, friendly and intelligent man. He is compassionate and listens to us. We would recommend him without hesitation.
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DO NOT GO TO THIS DOCTOR! He was rude, disrespectful and unprofessional. He strolled in 55 minutes late, had an attitude like he was "above reproach", I asked why none of his staff informed me why, as I arrived 20 minutes early as requested and , then put in a room for 15 more. I asked why and...Read More
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