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Maxwell Kenneth Langfitt, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

359 Ratings
38 Comments
 

Maxwell Kenneth Langfitt, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

Minimally Invasive Surgery, Primary and Revision Total Hip and Knee Replacement, Unicompartmental (Partial) Knee Replacement Surgery, Minimally Invasive Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement Surgery, Joint Reconstruction in Adults, Orthopaedics

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New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-8093
Department: 336-716-8200

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Wake Forest University, 2005
  • M.D., Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, 2009
  • Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, NC Baptist Hospital, 2014
  • Fellowship, Adult Reconstruction, New England Baptist Hosp, 2015

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery

Memberships

  • Am Academy Of Orthopaedic Surg
  • North Carolina Orthopedic Assn
  • Am Assn of Hip & Knee Surgeons
  • Am Orthopaedic Assn

NPI Number

  • 1528202074
Maxwell Kenneth Langfitt, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

359 Ratings
38 Comments
 

Maxwell Kenneth Langfitt, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

Research Interests

Fracture Fixation, Intramedullary; Tibial Fractures; Femoral Fractures; Fluorescein-5-isothiocyanate; Muscle, Striated
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Academic: 336-998-1317 | Department: 336-716-8200

Recent Publications

A bundle protocol to reduce the incidence of periprosthetic joint infections after total joint arthroplasty: a single-center experience. Bullock MW, Brown ML, Bracey DN, Langfitt MK, Shields JS, Lang JE.. J Arthroplast. 2017;32(4):1067-1073.

Bundled payments in total joint arthroplasty and spine surgery. Sullivan R, Jarvis LD, O'Gara T, Langfitt M, Emory C.. Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med. 2017;10(2):218-223.

Utility of radiographs, computed tomography, and three dimensional computed tomography pelvis reconstruction for identification of acetabular defects in residency training. Plate JF, Shields JS, Langfitt MK, Bolognesi MP, Lang JE, Seyler TM.. Hip Pelvis. 2017;29(4):247-252.

Cost analysis of sending routine pathology specimens following total joint arthroplasty in the age of bundled payments. Holbrook HS, Plate JF, Langfitt MK, Lang JE, Shields JS.. Surg Technol Int. 2017;31():182-188.

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Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Minimally Invasive Surgery, Primary and Revision Total Hip and Knee Replacement, Unicompartmental (Partial) Knee Replacement Surgery, Minimally Invasive Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement Surgery, Joint Reconstruction in Adults, Orthopaedics
Maxwell Kenneth Langfitt, M.D.

Maxwell Kenneth Langfitt, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

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Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

Maxwell Kenneth Langfitt, M.D.359 Ratings
38 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
4.8
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.8
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.8
Wait time at clinic
4.7



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.

2/6/2018

I hope all goes as smoothly with surgery tomorrow. I have total confidence in Dr Langfitt

2/3/2018

Dr. langfitt is very good! I highly recommend him!

1/22/2018

Dr. Langfitt is a sweet gentle soul! He takes his time and explains things to you! He is never in a rush to get out of the room from his patient. Dr. Langfitt makes sure you understand everything he has discussed and if we have any questions before he leaves the room. He is always willing to lend a listening ear!

1/16/2018

He is outstanding - I hope he stays with Wake.

1/16/2018

Another member of my Book Club needs knee replacement. Guess where she's going. Dr. Langfitt. We love him!

12/29/2017

I have already recommended *Dr. Langfit to several friends.

12/22/2017

My hip replacement surgery and recovery was much better than I anticipated.

12/13/2017

he is very supportive of my timeline for surgery and the reasons for while keeping me informed of treatment and need for surgery

12/7/2017

Excellent doctor and I understood everything.

12/7/2017

I love Dr. Langfett - even though he will not do my surgery at Davie because of health issues.

12/4/2017

The booklet given with instruction is very helpful.

11/28/2017

Dr. Langfit is very professional and relates so well with me. I feel that he really cares about me.

11/20/2017

excellent experience

11/15/2017

I FEEL VERY CONFIDENT WITH DR LANGFITT. HE EXPLAINS & ANSWERS QUESTIONS IN A MANNER I CAN UNDERSTAND. HE ASSURES ME OF HIS CONCERN FOR MY CONDITION AND ASKS ME TO CALL IF I HAVE ANY PROBLEMS/QUESTIONS. HE DISCUSSES OPTIONS & LISTENS WHEN I SPEAK. WHEN I LEAVE HIS OFFICE I FEEL I HAVE HAD THE BEST CARE I CAN GET. I VALUE HIS DECISIONS FOR MY TREATMENT AND WILL CONTINUE TO SEE HIM. HAVE TOLD OTHERS HOW CONFIDENT I AM WITH HIM. I'M OLD SCHOOL AND I DON'T GIVE OUT MY TURST SO EASILY BUT DR LANGFITT HAS MINE. GREAT DOCTOR!

11/12/2017

Dr. Langfitt is a wonderful doctor who always shows concern for my health, always answers my questions, and always projects a positive attitude. I am glad I chose him as my doctor.

9/25/2017

I am blessed to have Dr. Langfitt and my experience with him has been excellent

9/12/2017

SEEMS TO BE A VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE DOCTOR AND HAS A VERY GOOD BEDSIDE MANNER

9/6/2017

GREAT CARE PROVIDER IN ALL ASPECTS

9/1/2017

Dr. Langfitt is simply the very best. I recommend him very highly.

8/29/2017

great care given - would definitely recommend

8/21/2017

Dr. Langfitt is an awesome provider and surgeon. He has helped me out tremendously with the various problems that I have had with my knee.

8/20/2017

Awesome and caring physician!!!!!

7/24/2017

It is because of the level of care that I receive, that I commute from Washington DC to Winston Salem to see doctors at Baptist.

7/20/2017

Dr. Langfitt is simply the best.

7/19/2017

I couldn't have had a better surgical experience and I would recommend Dr. Langfitt to others.

7/19/2017

Excellent provider. Also very impressed with his intern/student.

7/19/2017

very good bedside manners I'm not just a number to him this will my fifth hip in 3.5 years hope this works wearing me down

7/18/2017

Dr. Langfitt is the best there is

7/13/2017

Very good experience with dr.

6/26/2017

very pleased

6/23/2017

This care provider is excellent at his job.

6/15/2017

They give you phone numbers and a website / email system to use for any questions and follow up. Then they follow up immediately and answer questions. I don't know how they have the time to do this. It is amazing!

5/28/2017

I had nothing but the best experience with Dr. Langfitt's treatment.

5/23/2017

I have been very impressed with Dr. Langfitt. He is courteous, takes time to talk with and explain what is going on. I have very strong confidence in him.

5/23/2017

Excellent Dr.

5/13/2017

Dr Langfitt is very professional and very thorough every visit. He contacts me personally to check up on me and I feel I am in excellent hands for my care.

4/25/2017

Very pleased and grateful for his assistance in taking care of my medical needs.

4/24/2017

I have received excellent care from this provider and will definitely recommend him

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