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Brinda Thimmappa, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

103 Ratings
16 Comments
 

Brinda Thimmappa, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

Face-lift, Laser Resurfacing, Skin Care, Rhinoplasty, Endoscopic Brow Lift, Body Contouring, Maxillofacial Trauma, Breast Reconstruction, Cosmetic Surgery, Wound Healing Problems, Adult and Pediatric Reconstructive Problems, Melanoma,
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Contact Information

Department: 336-716-4171

Email: bthimmap@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Arts, Brown University, 1998
  • Doctor of Medicine, Brown University, 2002
  • Master of Business Admin, Oregon Health Science Univ School of Medicine, 2014
  • Residency, Plastic Surgery, Loma Linda Univ Med Ctr, 2008
  • Fellowship, Stanford University School of, 2009

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery

Memberships

  • Am Cleft Palate-Craniofacial A
  • Am Coll Of Surgeons
  • Am Soc Of Plastic & Reconst.Su

NPI Number

  • 1639382666
Brinda Thimmappa, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

103 Ratings
16 Comments
 

Brinda Thimmappa, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Research Interests

Disposable Equipment; Skin Transplantation; Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy; Mandible; Osteogenesis, Distraction
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Contact Information

Department: 336-716-4171

Email: bthimmap@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Benefits of the retrocaruncular approach to the medial orbit: a clinical and anatomic study. Kempton SJ, Cho DC, Thimmappa B, Martin MC.. Ann Plast Surg. 2016;76(3):295-300.

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Assistant Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Clinical Interests

Face-lift, Laser Resurfacing, Skin Care, Rhinoplasty, Endoscopic Brow Lift, Body Contouring, Maxillofacial Trauma, Breast Reconstruction, Cosmetic Surgery, Wound Healing Problems, Adult and Pediatric Reconstructive Problems, Melanoma, Ptosis Evaluation and Surgery, Skin Cancer
Brinda Thimmappa, M.D.

Brinda Thimmappa, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Brinda Thimmappa, M.D.103 Ratings
16 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
4.7
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.8
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.7
Patients' confidence in CP
4.7
Time CP spent with patient
4.7
Wait time at clinic
4.7



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.

10/24/2016

Never rushed. Always feel respected & important.

10/19/2016

She is doing a wonderful job!

10/5/2016

she made me very comfortable

9/25/2016

Yes I would definitely recommend this care providers...

9/24/2016

very hurried appointment

9/20/2016

From the moment she came through the door I did not like her. She didn't introduce herself. She was very awkward & somewhat rude.

9/15/2016

Dr T excellent!

7/9/2016

Great.

6/28/2016

Love her!

6/26/2016

she was phenomenal

4/24/2016

She is a remarkable person. I think she is the most capable physician in my network.

3/30/2016

Always had a very good experience. They are great people love them.

3/28/2016

*Dr. Thimmappa explained to me what to expect so I had no surprises. This was very good & appreciated.

2/16/2016

she was/is exceptional and I intend to continue going back to her

1/14/2016

I am so pleased with the knowledge, skill and personal demeanor of *Dr. Thimmappa. She is very attentive, informed, and thoughtful about care. She took a lot of time explaining the breast reconstruction surgery and I have felt well-informed & safe throughout 3 operations with her.

1/7/2016

I've been very happy with *Dr. Thimmappa. I'd recommend her highly.

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