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Walter Ang TanWake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

66 Ratings

Walter Ang Tan

Associate Professor,

Clinical Interests

Coronary Artery Disease, Valvular Heart Disease, Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology, Structural Heart Disease, Cardiac Catheterization, Cardiology (clinical), Cardiology (interventional)

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-2217
Department: 336-716-2217

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Univ Philippines College Medicine-Philippines, 1985
  • M.D., Univ Philippines College Medicine-Philippines, 1990
  • M.S., University of Michigan/Ann Arbor, 1999
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 1992
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 1994
  • Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, 1997
  • Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, 1999
  • Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh-Bradf, 2000

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology


  • Am Assn Of Advancement Of Scie
  • Am Coll Of Physicians
  • Am Public Health Assn
  • American College of Cardiology
  • Heart Failure Society of Am
  • National Stroke Assn
  • Soc Of Vascular Surgery
  • Soc of Interventional Radiolog
  • World Fed Of Interven & Therap

NPI Number

  • 1821010067
Walter Ang Tan

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

66 Ratings

Walter Ang Tan

Associate Professor, Cardiology

Research Interests

Drug-Eluting Stents; Prosthesis Failure; Device Removal; Coronary Stenosis; Stents
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-7382 | Department: 336-716-2217

All Publications

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Associate Professor, Cardiology

Clinical Interests

Coronary Artery Disease, Valvular Heart Disease, Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology, Structural Heart Disease, Cardiac Catheterization, Cardiology (clinical), Cardiology (interventional)
Walter Ang Tan

Walter Ang Tan

Associate Professor, Cardiology

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

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
CP efforts to include in decisions
CP explanations of prob/condition
CP spoke using clear language
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
Likelihood of recommending CP
Patients' confidence in CP
Time CP spent with patient
Wait time at clinic

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.


*Dr. Tan explained in detail my results and appeared to be very interested in my questions & concerns.


Excellent rapport with *Dr. Tan.


Excellent visit, very thorough, very helpful.


*Dr. Jan went to great lengths to provide answers to my questions.


worst, least satisfying experience I have ever had with a doctor. can not imagine he will last long-term in this medical team.


Again I was and am very very impressed with Dr. Tan, the time he spends with patients and his bed side manner


I love *Dr. Tan, he is wonderful, personable, caring, kind, friendly, informational & funny. I would highly recommend him. I feel blessed that I have him for my doctor. He is very knowledgeable and I feel safe with him.


Very nice and helpful.


Dr. Tan is the best cardiologist I have ever had the pleasure of seeing. I don't know that I have ever felt so comfortable with any other Dr.


This care provider did an excellent job explaining everything relating to my health problems - very kind and friendly.


Met Dr. Tan in the hospital. He was so kind, attentive and knowledgeable. he worked so hard to find an answer as to what I had or to get the correct medicines to control my high and low blood pressure.


Recommended our son and he is now seeing Dr. Tan and really likes him and the care he is getting.


Best MD we ever had - caring, knowledgeable, good communicator.


I personally selected *Dr. Tan for his professionalism and concern. He is excellent. Very presonable and thorough.


He is patient and understanding.


Very impressed with my first visit with Dr Tan. We discussed my medical situation and agreed to a plan to benefit me and my health.


Dr. Tan is is more polite, more patient and more attentive to detail than almost any physician that I have ever had. He appeared to care deeply about my health and took time to explain the results of all the tests that he had ordered.

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