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Michael J Walker , MD

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Medical Group:

MLHC Thoracic Surgery

Primary Office:

Paoli Hospital MOB 3, Suite 331
255 West Lancaster Avenue
Paoli, PA  19301

Office Phone: 484.527.0404
Main Line HealthCare Physician
Specialties Accepting New Patients
Thoracic Surgery
  Board Certified in 1996
Yes
Surgical Oncology Yes

Age: 53      Gender: M

Areas of Clinical Interest: Minimally-invasive lung cancer surgery (VATS lobectomy
Robotic thoracic surgery
Minimally-invasive esophagectomy
Pleural effusions, mediastinal masses/tumors and palliation of thoracic cancers
Management of malignant airway diseases via laser or stenting
Benign and malignant diseases of the chest wall, stomach and esophagus including motility disorders like Achalasia and benign masses like Leiomyomata
Para-esophageal hernias
Intra-thoracic stomach reduction

Medical School:
Jefferson Medical College

Residency:
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Fellowship:
University of Washington

Primary Affiliation:  Bryn Mawr Hospital

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

MLHC Thoracic Surgery   (view other physicians at this practice)

Office Information

Paoli Hospital MOB 3, Suite 331
255 West Lancaster Avenue
Paoli, PA  19301
TEL: 484.527.0404 FAX: 484.527.0408 View Map | Get Directions


Bryn Mawr Hospital, MOB North, Suite 210
830 Old Lancaster Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
TEL: 610.527.1600 FAX: 610.527.0824
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Hours: Weekdays
Riddle Hospital Health Center 3, Suite 3
1098 W. Baltimore Pike
Media, PA  19063
TEL: 610.527.1600 FAX: 610.527.0824
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Hours: Weekdays

Michael J Walker


MLHC Thoracic Surgery
830 Old Lancaster Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA  19010
TEL: 610.527.1600 FAX: 610.527.0824
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Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays

MLHC Thoracic Surgery
255 West Lancaster Avenue
Paoli, PA  19301
TEL: 484.527.0404 FAX: 484.527.0408
View Map | Get Directions

MLHC Thoracic Surgery

1098 W. Baltimore Pike
Media, PA  19063
TEL: 610.527.1600 FAX: 610.527.0824
View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays



Recent Clinical Studies Published

Rashid K, Johns W, Chasse K, Walker M, Gupta S.: Esophageal Diverticulum Presenting as Metastatic Thyroid Mass on I-131 Scintigraphy, Clinical Nuclear Medicine (31): 405-408, 2006.

Walker M, Sieber S, Boorboor S.: Migrating Pleural Mesothelial Cyst, Annuals of Thoracic Surgery 77(2), 701-702, 2004.

Ioachimescu O, Sieber S, Walker M, Rella V, Kotch A.: A 35-Year Old Woman with Asthma and Polycystic Lung Disease, Chest (121): 256-260, 2002.

Walker, M.: The Value of a Well-Designed Tumor Board, Connecticut Medicine, 65(5): 2001.

Recent Honors, Awards, Citations

2011 TOP DOCTOR - Thoracic Surgery
U.S. News & World Report

2012 TOP DOCTOR - Thoracic Surgery
Philadelphia Magazine

2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, & 2004
New York Medical College Teaching Award

2008, 2007, 2005, 2001
Sound Shore Hospital
Teaching Attending of the Year
Award of Teaching Excellence

2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
CRCA Top Surgeon

2007 - Top Doctors/Connecticut Magazine

2007 - Top Doctors/NY Metro Area

2006 - New York Medical College
AOA Clinical Faculty Award

Community/Team Clinical Affiliations

Available as a speaker at community events.

Current Memberships and Activities

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Society of Surgical Oncology

American Society of Clinical Oncology

General Thoracic Surgical Club

 


Research Investigator - Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group, CALGB, and the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group

Membership on the medical staff of any of our hospitals does not constitute an employment or agency relationship.

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