Michael J. Walsh, M.D.

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Michael J. Walsh, M.D.

Michael J. Walsh, M.D.

Associate Professor


Physician Rating

4.7 out of 5

30 Ratings

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  • Department: 336-713-4500

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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

  • B.A.

    2000 - University of Notre Dame

  • M.D.

    2004 - Medical College of Georgia

  • Residency

    2007 - Univ Of Alabama Medical Center

  • Fellowship

    2010 - Pediatric Cardiology: Medical Univ Of South Carolina

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Cardiology


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 [sic] [Otaki Y], Welch AS, Walsh MJ, Quartermain MD, Williams DA, Ungerleider RM.. Ann Thorac Surg. 2018;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;38(5):946-958.
  • Neonatal congenital heart disease Walsh MJ. In: Lefebvre C, O'Neill JC, Cline DM, eds. The atlas of cardiovascular emergencies. New York: McGraw-Hill Education;2015: 214-216.
  • Counseling practices for fetal hypoplastic left heart syndrome [abstract] Walsh M, Verghese G, Ferguson E, Fitzgerald N, Goldberg D, Owens S, Pinto N, Zyblewski S, Quartermain M.. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015;212(1 Suppl):S71-S72.
  • Hybrid spectral micro-CT: system design, implementation, and preliminary results Bennett JR, Opie AM, Xu Q, Yu H, Walsh M, Butler A, Butler P, Cao G, Mohs A, Wang G.. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2014;61(2):246-253.
  • A modification of the pulmonary autograft procedure to prevent late autograft dilatation Ungerleider RM, Walsh M, Ootaki.. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Pediatr Card Surg Ann. 2014;17(1):38-42.
  • Adenosine mapping for adenosine-dependent accessory pathway ablation Lapage MJ, Walsh MJ, Reed JH, Saul JP.. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2014;37(5):610-615.
  • Ross procedure for patient with Marfan syndrome Ootaki Y, Walsh MJ, Shen I, Ungerleider RM.. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014;97(6):2186-2188.
  • Tracheobronchial calcifications in children Golding LP, Walsh MJ, Sumner TE, Nakagawa TA.. Pediatr Radiol. 2013;43(8):937-940.
  • 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;4(1):30-43.

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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

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  • 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.

  • 7/18/2017

    we drove almost 200 miles round trip to come to this hospital! I am a nurse and feel very confident in Dr Walsh and his staff.


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