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Tadhg James O'Gara, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.4 out of 5

119 Ratings
14 Comments
 

Tadhg James O'Gara, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

Prevention of Spinal Pathology, Back and Neck Conditions, Degenerative Spine Conditions, Orthopaedics, Microsurgery and Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Spine Trauma, Nerve Trauma

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New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-2121
Department: 336-716-8200

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Education & Training

  • B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1997
  • M.D., SUNY Health Science Center-Brooklyn, 2001
  • Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, Spine, State U Hsp-Downstate M C, 2006
  • Fellowship, Spine, New England Baptist Hospital, 2007

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery

Memberships

  • Am Academy Of Orthopaedic Surg
  • North Carolina Spine Society
  • North American Spine Assn
  • North Carolina Orthopedic Assn

NPI Number

  • 1609884378
Tadhg James O'Gara, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.4 out of 5

119 Ratings
14 Comments
 

Tadhg James O'Gara, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Neurosurgery

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Academic: 336-716-0571 | Department: 336-716-8200

Recent Publications

Survey of conventional and complementary and alternative therapy in patients with low back pain. O'Gara T, Kemper KJ, Birkedal J, Curl W, Miller N, Abadie B.. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2016;25(1):27-33.

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.

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Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Prevention of Spinal Pathology, Back and Neck Conditions, Degenerative Spine Conditions, Orthopaedics, Microsurgery and Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Spine Trauma, Nerve Trauma
Tadhg James O'Gara, M.D.

Tadhg James O'Gara, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Neurosurgery

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Doctor Rating

4.4 out of 5

Tadhg James O'Gara, M.D.119 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
4.3
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.5
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.4
CP spoke using clear language
4.5
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.5
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.3
Patients' confidence in CP
4.4
Time CP spent with patient
4.3
Wait time at clinic
4.1



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.

9/26/2016

Very knowledgeable on my spine condition, and ways it can be safest treated without making my spine condition worse.

9/22/2016

Very good.

8/25/2016

Excellent dr.

8/10/2016

My dr. was very nice and explained everything. No problems.

8/8/2016

I have already recommended *Dr. O'Gara to other people.

7/28/2016

Didn't feel like dr. cared about my condition.

7/22/2016

I have recommended *Dr O'gara to everyone with back problems.

7/11/2016

Very good.

5/11/2016

he spent extra time to discuss questions I had about radiologist interpretation of my MRI that weren't directly related to my actual reason for visit

5/6/2016

Good.

4/18/2016

I wasn't examined or interviewed by dr ogara but by his resident. I would have preferred he too took s little more time with me and not be quite so rushed

3/29/2016

Positive.

1/19/2016

My experience with Dr O'Gara has been great. He is so nice to talk to. he just gave me my life back I am able to travel now before I stayed at home all the time. My husband and I think he is great person and doctor.

12/31/2015

Bad experience all the way around with the Dr.

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