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Wesley Hsu, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

64 Ratings
7 Comments

Wesley Hsu, M.D.

Assistant Professor,



Clinical Interests

Minimally Invasive Surgery, Neurosurgery, Degenerative Spine Conditions, Geriatric Spine Conditions, Complex Spine Instrumentation, Spine Cancer, Spine Surgery, Scoliosis (Adult)

Contact Information

Department: 336-716-4081

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Education & Training

  • M.D., Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine , 2004
  • B.S., University of Michigan/Ann Arbor , 2013
  • Fellowship, Spine, Johns Hopkins University Schoo
  • Residency, Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Affil Hosps

Memberships

  • Am Assn Of Neurological Surgeo
  • Congress Of Neurological Surge

NPI Number

  • 1407908528
Wesley Hsu, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

64 Ratings
7 Comments

Wesley Hsu, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery
Comprehensive Cancer Center
Brain Tumor Center of Excellence
Orthopaedics

Research Interests

biotechnology, cancer/oncogenesis, cell growth, differentiation,d, drugs/therapeutic agents pharm, genetics/genome, molecular biology/molecular me, surgery/trauma/burns/trauma

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-6437 | Department: 336-716-4081

Recent Publications

White NA, Moreno DP, Brown PJ, Gayzik FS, Hsu W, Powers AK, Stitzel JD. Effects of cervical arthrodesis and arthroplasty on neck response during a simulated frontal automobile collision. Spine J. 2014;14(9):2195-2207.

Hu Y, Mintz A, Shah SR, Quinones-Hinojosa A, Hsu W. The FGFR/MEK/ERK/brachyury pathway is critical for chordoma cell growth and survival. Carcinogenesis. 2014;35(7):1491-1499.

Clarke MJ, Zadnik PL, Groves ML, Dasenbrock HH, Sciubba DM, Hsu W, Witham TF, Bydon A, Gokaslan ZL, Wolinsky JP. En bloc hemisacrectomy and internal hemipelvectomy via the posterior approach. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014;21(3):458-467.


Neal MT, Hsu W, Urban JE, Angelo NM, Sweasey TA, Branch CL Jr. The subdural evacuation port system: outcomes from a single institution experience and predictors of success. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2013;115(6):658-664.

Hsu W, Jallo GI. Pediatric spinal tumors In: Vinken PJ, Bruyn GW, eds. Handbook of clinical neurology. New York: Elsevier;2013: 959-965.

Amin AG, Ng J, Hsu W, Pradilla G, Raza S, Quinones-Hinojosa A, Lim M. Postoperative anticoagulation in patients with mechanical heart valves following surgical treatment of subdural hematomas. Neurocrit Care. 2013;19(1):90-94.

Somasundaram A, Lesser GJ, Mott RT, Hsu W. Malignant transformation of an intramedullary epidermoid cyst in the thoracic region of the spinal cord: case report. J Neurosurg Spine. 2013;19(5):591-594.

Puvanesarajah V, Lina IA, Liauw JA, Hsu W, Burger PC, Witham TF. Desmoid tumor formation following posterior spinal instrumentation placement. Evid Based Spine Care J. 2013;4(2):137-142.

Hsu W, Siu I-M, Pradilla G, Gokaslan ZL, Jallo GI, Gallia GL. Animal model of intramedullary spinal cord glioma using human glioblastoma multiforme neurospheres. J Neurosurg Spine. 2012;16(3):315-319.

Neal MT, Wilson JL, Hsu W, Powers AK. Concussions: what a neurosurgeon should know about current scientific evidence and management strategies. Surg Neurol Int. 2012;3():16.

Hsu W, Mohyeldin A, Shah SR, Gokaslan ZL, Quinones-Hinojosa A. Role of cancer stem cells in spine tumors: review of current literature. Neurosurgery. 2012;71(1):117-125.

Hsu W, Kretzer RM, Dorsi MJ, Gokaslan ZL. Strategies to avoid wrong-site surgery during spinal procedures. Neurosurg Focus. 2011;31(4):E5.

All Publications

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Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery

Clinical Interests

Minimally Invasive Surgery, Neurosurgery, Degenerative Spine Conditions, Geriatric Spine Conditions, Complex Spine Instrumentation, Spine Cancer, Spine Surgery, Scoliosis (Adult)
Wesley Hsu, M.D.

Wesley Hsu, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery
Comprehensive Cancer Center
Brain Tumor Center of Excellence
Orthopaedics

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

Wesley Hsu, M.D.64 Ratings
7 Comments

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.6
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.6
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.6
CP spoke using clear language
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.6
Patients' confidence in CP
4.6
Time CP spent with patient
4.6
Wait time at clinic
4.4



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

1/14/2015

Will definitely use again if need arises!

12/22/2014

I feel I am getting very good medical care.

11/25/2014

*Dr. Hsu showed me on the x-rays and MRI what was going on with my spine and he wrote down the information to go on the internet to see another lady that had the same problem as me.

11/12/2014

The doctor wasted my time and the doctor had I don't care attitude about my condition.

10/30/2014

Nothing short of excellent care, competent people through-out

10/1/2014

Dr Hsu showed no sign of being in a hurry on my visits. all questioning was answer and re answer to ensure I understood the task at hand.

9/15/2014

Very good.

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