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George W. Plonk, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

92 Ratings
10 Comments

George W. Plonk, M.D.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Interests

Carotid Artery Surgery, General Vascular Surgery, Aneurysm Surgery

Contact Information

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New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-4151
Department: 336-716-2011

Email: gplonk@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • A.B., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 1969
  • M.D., WFU School of Medicine, 1973
  • Residency, Surgery, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1978
  • Fellowship, University of South Carolina M, 1979

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Vascular Surgery

Memberships

  • North Carolina Surgical Assn
  • Southeastern Surgical Congress
  • Southern Assn Of Vascular Surg
  • Am Coll Of Surgeons
  • Am Medical Assn

NPI Number

  • 1740265818
George W. Plonk, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

92 Ratings
10 Comments

George W. Plonk, M.D.

Associate Professor, Vascular & Endovascular Surgery

Contact Information

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Academic: 336-716-3188 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: gplonk@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Levy PJ, Andrews JS, Chacko B, Plonk GW, Edwards M. Gender and ethnicity in patients with premature peripheral artery disease (PAD) [abstract]. Vasc Med. 2013;18(3):158.

Carter SM, Buckley MR, Andrews JS, Edwards MS, Hurie JB, Geary RL, Godshall CJ, Plonk G, Corriere MA. Contralateral renal disease in patients undergoing renal artery aneurysm repair: the fate of the 'other' kidney and implications for clinical management [abstract]. J Am Coll Surg. 2013;217(3 Suppl):S160.

Levy PJ, Huang CC, Andrews JS, Chacko BG, Plonk GW, Geary RL, Edwards MS. Abdominal aortic aneurysms in the young: a case-control study [abstract]. Circulation. 2013;128(22 Suppl):A13277.

Levy PJ, Koman AL [sic] [Koman LA], Plonk G, Geary R, Hansen KJ. Diversity of severe peripheral (noncoronary) arterial disease in young adults: a 12-Year academic vascular center experience [abstract]. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2010;30(11):e316.

Moossavi S, Tuttle AB, Vachharajani TJ, Plonk G, Bettmann MA, Majekodunmi O, Russell BG, Regan JD, Freedman BI. Long-term outcomes of transposed basilic vein arteriovenous fistulae. Hemodial Int. 2008;12(1):80-84.

Freedman BI, Tuttle AB, Plonk GW, Bettmann MA, Majekodunmi O, Russell GB, Regan JD. Long-term outcomes of transposed basilic vein arterio-venous fistulae (TBAVF) [abstract]. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2006;17(Abstr Issue):497A.

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Associate Professor, Vascular & Endovascular Surgery

Clinical Interests

Carotid Artery Surgery, General Vascular Surgery, Aneurysm Surgery
George W. Plonk, M.D.

George W. Plonk, M.D.

Associate Professor, Vascular & Endovascular Surgery

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Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

George W. Plonk, M.D.92 Ratings
10 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
4.7
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
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
4.5



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.

5/7/2015

Comforting.

5/5/2015

Follow-up - care excellent.

4/22/2015

Dr. Plonk is always professional and courteous. His fatherly personality is rare in the professional ranks.

4/20/2015

Top of the line doctor - Quite knowledgeable, and very alert and practical - Have the highest confidence in his advice.

2/20/2015

My experience with Dr. Plonk has been great. I would recomend him to anybody.

1/29/2015

*Dr. Plonk is the best.

1/21/2015

*George Plonk is an outstanding doctor who makes you at ease and confident that you are in good hands.

10/9/2014

Great experience always - such a great doctor.

9/27/2014

Always good.

8/14/2014

*Dr. Plonk is the greatest!

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