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Tadhg James O'Gara, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.4 out of 5

116 Ratings
20 Comments

Tadhg James O'Gara, M.D.

Orthopaedics

Clinical Interests

Prevention of Spinal Pathology, Back and Neck Conditions, Degenerative Spine Conditions, Orthopaedics, Microsurgery and Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Spine Trauma, Nerve Trauma


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Contact Information

Appointment: 336-713-2121
Office: 336-716-8200
Fax: 336-716-3065

Education & Training

  • B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1997
  • M.D., SUNY Health Science Center-Brooklyn, 2001
  • Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, Spine, State U Hsp-Downstate M C, 2006
  • Fellowship, Spine, New England Baptist Hospital, 2007

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery

Memberships

  • Am Academy Of Orthopaedic Surg
  • North Carolina Spine Society
  • North American Spine Assn
  • North Carolina Orthopedic Assn
Tadhg James O'Gara, M.D.

Tadhg James O'Gara, M.D.

Orthopaedics

Doctor Rating

4.4 out of 5

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

4.3

CP efforts to include in decisions

4.5

CP explanations of prob/condition

4.4

CP spoke using clear language

4.5

Friendliness/courtesy of CP

4.5

Likelihood of recommending CP

4.3

Patients' confidence in CP

4.4

Time CP spent with patient

4.2

Wait time at clinic

4.3


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.

5/24/2017

Very knowledgeable about my problem and concerned for the pain I was in.

5/22/2017

*Dr. O'Gara was thorough, courteous and explained findings clearly with options for treatment.

5/13/2017

Dr. O'Gara is fantastic doctor . just getting in to see him was a hassle ..

5/8/2017

I feel very positive and confident with this care provider

4/25/2017

excellent Dr, would highly recommend

4/10/2017

He offered no information as to what I could take for the pain or treatment of any kind that might have helped.

4/3/2017

*Dr. O'Gara has operated on my back twice, with great results, and is scheduled to operate on my back again on 3-23-17. He is a great surgeon.

2/15/2017

Really, I don't know why you rate a care provider's friendliness! I want them to be competent, but you don't ask about that! I want them to be very knowledgeable, explain what I need and why and help me set it up. This all happened with Dr. O'Gara and Marcie, the nurse.

1/4/2017

Great doctor. *Dr. O'Gara seemed to be a very competent, caring physician.

12/30/2016

Good

11/19/2016

The Best

11/16/2016

*Dr. O'Gara & his staff are really pretty good & when I explained about the delay of my appointment with he was very concerned & we talked it out together.

10/25/2016

the Dr really listened, I am very confident in Dr O'Gara

9/26/2016

Very knowledgeable on my spine condition, and ways it can be safest treated without making my spine condition worse.

9/22/2016

Very good.

8/25/2016

Excellent dr.

8/10/2016

My dr. was very nice and explained everything. No problems.

8/8/2016

I have already recommended *Dr. O'Gara to other people.

7/28/2016

Didn't feel like dr. cared about my condition.

7/22/2016

I have recommended *Dr O'gara to everyone with back problems.