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34 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Craig Lillehei is Excellent. Dr. Lillehei has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Craig Lillehei, MD is board certified in Pediatric Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 31 areas:
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Coarctation
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Blood Clot (Thrombosis)
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Coronary Disease
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia
  • Embolism
  • Heart Aneurysm
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Liver Transplantation
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Education & Awards

Dr. Lillehei graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 11 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Aortic Valve Insufficiency
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Heart Aneurysm
Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Ventricular Heart Septal Defects
Boston Magazine Top Doctors 2011 , December 2011
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Lillehei has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 
  • Steward Good Samaritan Med Ctr 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Craig Walton Lillehei MD is a male Pediatric Surgeon, has 34 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Surgery.
Where does Dr. Craig W. Lillehei practice?
Dr. Craig Lillehei has 1 office location.
Dr. Craig Lillehei practices Pediatric Surgery near Boston, MA.
See Boston Pediatric Surgeons.