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

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

84 Ratings
9 Comments
 

Adrian L. Lata, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Cardiac Surgery, Cardiac Transplantation, Thoracic Surgery

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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, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 2008

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery

NPI Number

  • 1255514188
Adrian L. Lata, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

84 Ratings
9 Comments
 

Adrian L. Lata, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery

Research Interests

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

Email: alata@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

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.

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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

4.6 out of 5

Adrian L. Lata, M.D.84 Ratings
9 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
4.7
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.6
Wait time at clinic
3.8



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.

6/6/2016

If any member of my family or any friend were to need the kind of surgery I required, I would unhesitatingly recommend that that relative or friend seek treatment from Dr. Lata.

5/26/2016

Described every thing well.

5/24/2016

Dr. Lata is very good he explain my condition to the fullness and he is a very like able person and he is very good in his profession

4/29/2016

good

4/27/2016

*Dr. Late is a very kind and caring doctor. We are thankful Craig has him as his Doctor.

4/14/2016

*Dr. Lata is wonderful in every way as a surgeon - WFBH is very fortunate to have him, he and God saved my life, in 2012 after my surgery (and *Dr. John in cardiac surgery) I coded 2 times after surgery.

4/1/2016

All good every visit!

11/6/2015

Excellent doctor, PA & NP. They got my thanks!

10/14/2015

#10. Highly recommend this provider to others he did a very good job w/my surgery, took time w/me & explain everything well & answered my questions in a understanding way.

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