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Pediatric Surgeon
36 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Craig Lillehei is Excellent. Dr. Lillehei has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

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
  • > Show all expertise

Education & Awards

Dr. Lillehei graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 12 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 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Lillehei has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 
  • Metrowest Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Craig W Lillehei MD is a male Pediatric Surgeon, has 36 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.
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