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Leonard James Wudel Jr, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

160 Ratings
13 Comments
 

Leonard James Wudel Jr, M.D.

Associate Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Lung Cancer, Lung and Esophageal Surgery, Esophageal Cancer, Lung Injury, Esophageal Tumors, Esophageal Disorders

Contact Information

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New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Department: 336-716-2124

Email: lwudel@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.S., University of Tennessee-Knoxville, 1990
  • M.D., East Tennessee State University-Bristol, 1994

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

NPI Number

  • 1467495259
Leonard James Wudel Jr, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

160 Ratings
13 Comments
 

Leonard James Wudel Jr, M.D.

Associate Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery

Contact Information

Request An Appointment

Department: 336-716-2124

Email: lwudel@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Robotic thoracic surgery for elderly patients with non-small cell lung cancer [abstract]. Hughes RT, Dipasquale VM, Grant SC, Lally BE, Petty WJ, Proto A, Wudel LJ.. J Thorac Oncol. 2015;10(9 Suppl 2):S561.

Nodal staging via robotic-assisted thoracic surgery for clinical stage I non-small cell lung cancer [abstract]. Dipasquale VM, Hughes RT, Grant S, Lally BE, Petty WJ, Proto A, Wudel LJ.. J Thorac Oncol. 2015;10(9 Suppl 2):S333.

Growing a thoracic oncology program [abstract]. Bellinger CR, Hovda J, Petty WJ, Ruiz J, Dotson TL, Wudel LJ.. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015;191():A5086.

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For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

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Associate Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Lung Cancer, Lung and Esophageal Surgery, Esophageal Cancer, Lung Injury, Esophageal Tumors, Esophageal Disorders
Leonard James Wudel Jr, M.D.

Leonard James Wudel Jr, M.D.

Associate Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery

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Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Leonard James Wudel Jr, M.D.160 Ratings
13 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
4.8
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.9
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.9
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.8
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.

10/6/2016

Good.

9/30/2016

Good.

8/31/2016

Excellent surgeon, excellent doctor.

8/23/2016

*Dr. Wudel is a very nice friendly person.

8/4/2016

My first visit he was very friendly and caring. That was the only time I saw him. This was a little disappointing. I would have appreciated if he had of come out and talked to my children after my surgery.

8/1/2016

*Dr. Wadel is one of the best doctors that I've ever seen. He is respectful & has excellent bedside manner.

5/31/2016

This was my first visit. I know Dr. Wudel is concerned and that he can fix my problem. I sent him an email with more questions and he responded the same day.

5/25/2016

I have not had my surgery yet. I am more than pleased with this provider. I sure felt better when I left better about the whole procedure.

5/5/2016

good

4/27/2016

Took all the time I needed to understand my operation

2/25/2016

The most selfless person In healthcare I have met, the time he spent removing tumors was remarkable, much more cancer was found and he continud until he removed all he could, truely a life saving effort

2/12/2016

*Dr. Wudel is an outstanding phys. He communicates effectively & shows concern & caring -

1/14/2016

*Dr. Waddell was very good and explained my test thoroughly. (VERY GOOD.)

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