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John S. May, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

339 Ratings
35 Comments
 

John S. May, M.D.

Professor,

Clinical Interests

Skull Base Surgery, Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Otoplasty, Neurotology (adult), Otolaryngology (adult), Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Maxillofacial Trauma, Otology, Pediatric Otolaryngology

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-4161
Department: 336-716-4161

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Education & Training

  • B.S., High Point University, 1977
  • M.D., WFU School of Medicine, 1982
  • Internship, Surgery, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1983
  • Residency, Surgery, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1984
  • Residency, Otolaryngology, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1988
  • Fellowship, Univ Zurich Med Fac-Switzerlan, 1990

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology

Memberships

  • Am Academy Of Otolaryng-Head &
  • Am Coll Of Surgeons
  • Am L.R.&O.-Triological Society
  • Am Medical Assn
  • Am Neurotological Society

NPI Number

  • 1912981986
John S. May, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

339 Ratings
35 Comments
 

John S. May, M.D.

Professor, Otolaryngology
Pediatrics

Research Interests

Histiocytosis, Langerhans-Cell; Bone Diseases; Temporal Bone; Fatal Outcome; Surgical Flaps
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Contact Information

Department: 336-716-4161

Recent Publications

Cochlear implantation in Meniere's disease. Fife TA, Lewis MP, May JS, Oliver ER.. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014;140(6):535-539.

Comparing different video laryngoscopes as the primary intended airway device: unintended problems resulting in complications beyond laryngoscopy and intubation [abstract]. Perini MB, May J, Sparler N, Calicott RW, Bryan Y.. Anesth Analg. 2013;116(5 Suppl):S-13.

Airway and anesthetic management in patients with laryngeal masses and tumors [abstract]. Patel K, May J, Whelan D, Laxton M, Bryan Y.. Anesth Analg. 2013;116(5 Suppl):S-14.

Airway and anesthetic management in patients with oropharyngeal masses or tumors: devices, techniques, and outcomes [abstract]. Morgan A, May J, Whelan D, Blevins A, Bryan Y.. Anesth Analg. 2013;116(5 Suppl):S-18.

Airway and anesthetic management in patients with Cornelia de Lange Syndrome: different concerns for children and adults [abstract]. Schroeder K, May J, Thomas BW, Bryan Y.. Anesth Analg. 2013;116(5 Suppl):S282.

Langerhans cell histiocytosis: temporal bone invasion in an adult [editorial]. Alexander RL, Worthen ML, Pang CS, May JS.. Ear Nose Throat J. 2013;92(10-11):496, 498.

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Professor, Otolaryngology

Clinical Interests

Skull Base Surgery, Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Otoplasty, Neurotology (adult), Otolaryngology (adult), Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Maxillofacial Trauma, Otology, Pediatric Otolaryngology
John S. May, M.D.

John S. May, M.D.

Professor, Otolaryngology
Pediatrics

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

John S. May, M.D.339 Ratings
35 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
4.9
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.9
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.9
Patients' confidence in CP
4.9
Time CP spent with patient
4.9
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.

7/18/2016

I changed from my previous ENT physician because he saw me as a Meniere's dz - Dr. May sees me as a person whose life is affected by MD and who needs help to accommodate to this dz.

7/15/2016

*Dr. May is excellent well worth the 3-1/2 hours drive!

7/4/2016

I seen Dr May years ago and he was a very good doctor. After tears of not needing to see Dr May my general practioner sent me to another ENT for a problem I had (biggest mistake I think I ever made.) Recently I developed problems with my hearing and they tried to send me back to the other ENT and I refused, I told them I wanted to return to Dr May (best decision I have made in some time). After this one visit with Dr May I am hearing things I haven't heard in many years. He is amazing and I truly appreciate him more then he will probably ever know.

6/30/2016

Dr. May is a talented physician. I feel like I'm getting excellent care.

6/26/2016

excellent physician!

6/24/2016

Good experience.

6/23/2016

I would never want to see anyone but Dr. May.

6/15/2016

Top of the line

5/25/2016

Everything went well.

5/16/2016

understanding and knowledgeable

5/11/2016

Through the years I have recommended Dr. May to many people. He is an excellent doctor.

5/2/2016

Very good experience. #1. Very good.

4/27/2016

I have referred others to *Dr. May.

4/23/2016

cared, helpful, professional.

4/18/2016

Dr May is an excellent physician. He is always concerned about you and your problem, and how he can help. his approach to patient care is the best of most of the physicians I see. it is my pleasure to recommend him to others.

4/18/2016

Dr. May has been my ENT for 16 years and he is one of the best in his field in Winston Salem. We are lucky to have someone of his knowledge and skill associated with the Medical Center.

4/14/2016

I have been coming to *Dr. May for many years and I have only good things to say about him. In my opinion he is the best Dr. I have ever been to!!

4/12/2016

We continue to be extremely pleased with the care that Dr. May offers to us. We only wish that all of our doctors were as caring, patient, knowledgeable, and easy to talk to. We love Dr. May!

4/6/2016

he's the best. I tell everyone about how great he and his staff are to me

3/18/2016

All good.

2/29/2016

Awesome clinic

2/10/2016

Dr. May is an outstanding physician, and I have succeeded in overcoming major hearing obstacles due to his vast knowledge and expertise.

1/31/2016

came home from Oregon to see this provider and provider worked me in at last minute.

1/27/2016

It seemed the provider was having a bad day.

1/27/2016

I cannot say enough good things about *Dr. John May!

12/26/2015

I have on a number of occasions recommended this provider to others.

12/24/2015

I cannot say enough good things about Dr May. He has treated me since the early 2000's. Dr May has always been very thorough and attentive to me. I drive from Asheboro to see him yearly. He has a wonderful bed-side manner. Best. Doctor. Ever.

12/15/2015

Dr. May is a top notch physician in his field, we are lucky to have him. I am 100% indebted to him for the excellent health I am in today.

12/15/2015

excellent physician

11/11/2015

*Dr. May is knowledgeable about his work, friendly and concerned.

11/10/2015

Best doctor, best offfice staff. I know these surveys help doctor and hospital but I go every two months now to get left ear cleaned so I can hear some things. No new problems, no questions asked. Just have a very pleasant visit with a special doctor. I am one of the old employees from the 40's and we sometimes talk about the good old days. Have been with him over 20 years. All doctors should be like Dr. May.

11/9/2015

Always have a wonderful visit. Very caring and concerned man.

11/4/2015

Excellent care -

10/26/2015

Dr. John May is a superb clinician.

10/26/2015

As stated earlier, I was there for a follow up appointment. The surgery Dr. May did earlier was successful and there was no follow up treatment or medicine.

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