Severe Weather Alert Update: 2:00 pm, Dec. 10, 2018

All Wake Forest Baptist Health clinics and Urgent Care locations in Winston-Salem and Hickory will open at 10 am on Tuesday, Dec., 11.
Locations in Asheboro, Lexington, Wilkes, High Point, Greensboro, Mt. Airy and Elkin will open at 12 pm on Tuesday, Dec. 11, except for the following locations which will open at 10 am: 
Urgent Care - Palladium in High Point
Hematology Oncology - Elkin

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    Michael J. Walsh III, MD

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    Michael J. Walsh III, MD

    Michael J. Walsh III, MD

    Associate Professor


    Physician Rating

    4.7 out of 5

    30 Ratings

    Contact Information

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    • Fax: 336-716-7100

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    • Am Academy Of Pediatrics

    • American College of Cardiology

    • American Medical Student Assoc

    • NPI: 1619094547

    Clinical Interests

    • Cardiology (Pediatric), Fetal and Transesophageal Echocardiography, 3-D Echocardiography, Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging, Cardiovascular CT

    Education & Training

    • BA

      2000 - University of Notre Dame

    • MD

      2004 - Medical College of Georgia

    • Residency

      2007 - University of Alabama Medical Center

    • Fellowship

      2010 - Pediatric Cardiology: Medical University of South Carolina

    Board Certifications

    • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Cardiology

    • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics


    Research Contact Information

    Research Interests

    • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome, Cardiac Surgical Procedures, Counseling, Ischemic Preconditioning, Creatine Kinase, MB Form

    Recent Publications

    • Medium-Term Outcomes After Implantation of Expanded Polytetrafluoroethylene Valved Conduit..
      Ootaki Y, Welch AS, Walsh MJ, Quartermain MD, Williams DA, Ungerleider RM. Ann. Thorac. Surg. 2018 Mar; 105(3):843-850.
    • Counseling Practices for Fetal Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome..
      Walsh MJ, Verghese GR, Ferguson ME, Fino NF, Goldberg DJ, Owens ST, Pinto N, Zyblewski SC, Quartermain MD. Pediatr Cardiol. 2017 Jun; 38(5):946-958.
    • Effects of remote ischemic preconditioning in high-risk patients undergoing cardiac surgery (Remote IMPACT): a randomized controlled trial..
      Walsh M, Whitlock R, Garg AX, Légaré JF, Duncan AE, Zimmerman R, Miller S, Fremes S, Kieser T, Karthikeyan G, Chan M, Ho A, Nasr V, Vincent J, Ali I, Lavi R, Sessler DI, Kramer R, Gardner J, Syed S, VanHelder T, Guyatt G, Rao-Melacini P, Thabane L, Devereaux PJ, . CMAJ. 2016 Mar; 188(5):329-36.
    • Ross procedure for patient with Marfan syndrome..
      Ootaki Y, Walsh MJ, Shen I, Ungerleider RM. Ann. Thorac. Surg. 2014 Jun; 97(6):2186-8.
    • A modification of the pulmonary autograft procedure to prevent late autograft dilatation..
      Ungerleider RM, Walsh M, Ootaki Y. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Pediatr Card Surg Annu. 2014; 17(1):38-42.
    • Tracheobronchial calcifications in children..
      Golding LP, Walsh MJ, Sumner TE, Nakagawa TA. Pediatr Radiol. 2013 Aug; 43(8):937-40.
    • Anomalous pulmonary venous connections and related anomalies: nomenclature, embryology, anatomy, and morphology..
      Walsh MJ, Ungerleider RM, Aiello VD, Spicer D, Giroud JM. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2013 Jan; 4(1):30-43.
    • Surgical repair of the gluteal tendons: a report of 72 cases..
      Walsh MJ, Walton JR, Walsh NA. J Arthroplasty. 2011 Dec; 26(8):1514-9.
    • Sex reversal and hypoplastic left heart syndrome..
      Walsh MJ, Walsh ET, Appiagyei-Dankah Y, Atz AM. J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. 2010 Mar; 139(3):e35-6.
    • Abolishing the law of gravity..
      Walsh MJ. CMAJ. 2008 Feb; 178(5):598.

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    For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.


    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.

    • 3/1/2018

      See comments on another page. Dr. Walsh was rhe type of doctor you would search for in other areas of specialties.

    • 1/17/2018

      Dr. Walsh had great bedside manner, was thorough, and was very good with my daughter (12 months). He made her feel comfortable when she is usually very cautious.


    We're sorry, Dr. Walsh is not currently accepting new patients. If you are an existing patient, you may contact the office directly at 336-713-4500.

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