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Geoffrey Te Jao, M.D., F.A.C.P.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

71 Ratings
14 Comments
 

Geoffrey Te Jao, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

Heart Failure, Cardiac Computed Tomography (CT), Cardiac Transplantation, Structural Heart Disease, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Cardiology (clinical), Echocardiography

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-6674
Department: 336-716-6674

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Additional Languages

Chinese-Mandarin, Tagalog (Philippines)

Education & Training

  • M.D., University of St Thomas-Philippines, 2001
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Rochester Gen Hosp, 2002
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, U Rochester Affil Hosps, 2007
  • Fellowship, Virginia Tech, 2014
  • Fellowship, Univ of NC at Chapel Hill, 2015

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

Memberships

  • Am Coll Of Physicians
  • Am Heart Association

NPI Number

  • 1992885545
Geoffrey Te Jao, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

71 Ratings
14 Comments
 

Geoffrey Te Jao, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Assistant Professor, Cardiology

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4469 | Department: 336-716-6674

Recent Publications

Predictors of hospital readmissions within 30 days after discharge [abstract]. Jeevanantham V, Jao G, Vadlamudi R, Vasireddy P, Russell G, Stefenescu S, Agborbesong P.. J Hosp Med. 2010;5(Suppl 1):37-38.

Utility of natriuretic peptide testing in the evaluation and management of acute decompensated heart failure. Chiong JR, Jao GT, Adams KF Jr.. Heart Fail Rev. 2010;15(4):275-291.

Hyponatremia in acute decompensated heart failure: mechanisms, prognosis, and treatment options. Jao GT, Chiong JR.. Clin Cardiol. 2010;33(11):666-671.

Hospital readmissions within 30 days after discharge: comparison between perceptions of health care providers and review of all readmissions in one year [abstract]. Jeevanantham V, Jao G, Vadlamudi R, Gadi B, Eapen M, Stefanescu S, Agborbesong P.. J Gen Intern Med. 2009;24(Suppl 1):89.

Hospital readmissions within 30 days after discharge: a review of all readmissions to hospitalists in one year [abstract]. Veevanantham V, Jao G, Vadlamudi R, Gadi B, Eapen M, Stefanescu S, Agborbesong P.. J Investig Med. 2009;57(1):425.

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Assistant Professor, Cardiology

Clinical Interests

Heart Failure, Cardiac Computed Tomography (CT), Cardiac Transplantation, Structural Heart Disease, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Cardiology (clinical), Echocardiography
Geoffrey Te Jao, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Geoffrey Te Jao, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Assistant Professor, Cardiology

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Geoffrey Te Jao, M.D., F.A.C.P.71 Ratings
14 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
4.7
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.7
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.7
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.6
Patients' confidence in CP
4.7
Time CP spent with patient
4.7
Wait time at clinic
4.5



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.

3/13/2017

Very good experience...always friendly, concern and thorough!

11/23/2016

Very impressed.

11/3/2016

This was the second time I saw *Dr. Jao, the first time wasn't great but it was the first not unusual. This time it was as if he had no idea why I was there. It was very obvious he had not read my chart!

10/31/2016

*Dr. Jad is an extraordinary cardiologist. He demonstrates knowledge, patience, caution, attention to details and plans alternative treatments in preparation for unexpected patient issues. He is an asset to Wake Forest Transplant team!

10/12/2016

*Dr. Jao is very knowledgeable. I appreciate the time he takes with me, answers all my questions, and explains step by step and I can be cranky!

10/11/2016

You can sometimes wait forever, but then you feel like the most important person in world.

10/5/2016

Dr. Jao is a straight shooter, to the point. I love that about him, he keeps me informed to the utmost of my health situation

9/27/2016

I have the best heart failure doctor in the world! He really cares about my health!! He calls to check up on me, when I have lab work done; he always, always call me later that same day with the results and let me know if there's anything that I may need to change or add with my medicine.

9/14/2016

Always a good experience - excellent doctor. Just don't move... somewhere else - sincerely concerned & cares like a member of my family.

9/1/2016

Dr. Jao is very knowledgeable about my condition and he is very professional and asks me every time if I have any questions. Would highly recommend him to anyone.

6/28/2016

Listens, doesn't rush, cares about his patients.

6/14/2016

*Dr. Jao is a wonderful, caring doctor. Very professional and very personable - easy to talk to.

5/10/2016

I was very impressed with *Dr. Jao and felt he truly listened to my concerns and considered my whole medical picture.

5/6/2016

He was great! I transferred from Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL. He even called my dr.there about my condition & present.

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