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Adrian L. Lata, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

79 Ratings
8 Comments
 

Adrian L. Lata, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Cardiac Surgery, Cardiac Transplantation, Thoracic Surgery

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New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Department: 336-716-2124

Email: alata@wakehealth.edu

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Additional Languages

French, Romanian

Education & Training

  • M.D., Inst Med Tirgu-Mures-Romania, 1996
  • Residency, Cardiovascular Disease, Heart Center, Univ Hospital, 2001
  • Residency, Surgery, Hahnemann Med Affil Hosps, 2006
  • Residency, Cardiothoracic Surgery, NC Baptist Hospital, 2008

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

NPI Number

  • 1255514188
Adrian L. Lata, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

79 Ratings
8 Comments
 

Adrian L. Lata, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery

Research Interests

Embolism, Cholesterol; Cardiopulmonary Bypass; Thoracoscopy; Esophagectomy; Coronary Artery Bypass
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Academic: 336-716-2118 | Department: 336-716-2124

Email: alata@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Intraoperative flow volume data from mechanical ventilator as a surrogate for successful closure of refractory bronchocutaneous fistula with intrabronchial valve placement [abstract]. Sharma D, Bellinger C, Lata A, Chatterjee A.. Chest. 2016;150(4 Suppl):986A.

En bloc spondylectomy for primary malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the thoracic spine with aortic involvement: case report. Somasundaram A, Wicks RT, Lata AL, Qasem SA, Hsu W.. J Neurosurg Spine. 2015;22(4):399-405.

Successful manubriosternal fusion following failure of open reduction and internal fixation of a traumatic manubriosternal dislocation. Scott AT, Halvorson JJ, O'Gara TJ, Lata AL.. J Bone Joint Surg Case Connect. 2013;3(4):e98.

Cannula design reduces particulate and gaseous emboli during cardiopulmonary bypass for coronary revascularization. Lata AL, Hammon JW, Deal DD, Stump DA, Kincaid EH, Kon ND.. Perfusion. 2011;26(3):239-244.

Giant pericardial lymphangioma--imaging, surgical, and pathologic correlations. Shroff GS, Lata AL, Parks GE, Entrikin DW.. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2011;35(5):642-644.

Initial institutional experience with thoracoscopic assisted esophagectomy. Lata AL, Oaks T, Levine EA.. Am Surg. 2010;76(7):735-740.

All Publications

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Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Cardiac Surgery, Cardiac Transplantation, Thoracic Surgery
Adrian L. Lata, M.D.

Adrian L. Lata, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery

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Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Adrian L. Lata, M.D.79 Ratings
8 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
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.6
Wait time at clinic
4.3



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.

8/14/2017

Dr. Lata and the PA we saw ( forgot her name) were excellent! They both were very concerned about my recovery and my well being

5/19/2017

This provider, *Dr. Lata is a god send to our family. A truly skilled, remarkable man.

4/13/2017

*Dr. Lata is a very good surgeon and easy to talk to, always answers my questions so I can understand.

4/7/2017

*Dr. Lata is an exceptional doctor. He is approachable understands and listens to us. Answers any and all questions. He cares about his patients and is determine to do what is needed to make his patients well. He is terrific.

2/7/2017

I would highly recommend *Dr. Lata he is more than very good he was excellent, great wonderful.

2/3/2017

Wonderful experience with *Dr. Lata. He does great work & has a great personality.

11/3/2016

*Dr. Lata is a special individual/doctor.

10/30/2016

Good

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