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Walter Ang TanWake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

66 Ratings
18 Comments
 

Walter Ang Tan


Associate Professor,

Clinical Interests

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

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-6674
Department: 336-716-7382

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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

Memberships

  • 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
18 Comments
 

Walter Ang Tan

Cardiology
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: 336-716-7382

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Associate Professor, Cardiology

Clinical Interests

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

Walter Ang Tan

Cardiology
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
4.7
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.7
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.6
CP spoke using clear language
4.6
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.7
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.7
Wait time at clinic
3.9



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.

6/20/2017

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

5/27/2017

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

5/24/2017

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.

5/19/2017

Very nice and helpful.

5/8/2017

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.

4/10/2017

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

3/27/2017

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.

2/27/2017

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

1/13/2017

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

1/10/2017

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

12/20/2016

He is patient and understanding.

12/20/2016

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.

12/20/2016

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.

11/7/2016

Excellent MD - and staff! Very personable MD - Appreciated that.

11/2/2016

I cannot give *Dr. Tan enough praise for his expertise patience and time he afforded to me and how anxious I was as to what my diagnosis was. He is caring, compassionate and receptive to patient needs. He called me after hours and prior to my cardiac cath procedure - which as a nurse - I was taken back by his personal care. I highly recommend him and am glad his is my physician.

10/25/2016

Very good experience - seemed more like a friend - Liked him very much.

10/7/2016

Couldn't ask for better.

10/6/2016

I Will Recommend Other's To You All.

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