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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Shahian is Excellent. Dr. Shahian has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Shahian, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Coronary Disease
  • Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
  • Heart Cancer
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Myocardial Infarction

Education & Awards

Dr. Shahian graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 1 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Coronary Artery Bypass


Dr. Shahian has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Lahey Clinic 
  • Caritas St. Elizabeth's Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. David M Shahian MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 38 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. David M. Shahian practice?
Dr. David Shahian has 3 office locations.
Dr. David Shahian practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Burlington, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Brighton, MA and Boston, MA.
See Burlington Surgeons.