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Dr. David J Sugarbaker MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 31 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
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Dr. David Sugarbaker has 3 office locations.
Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood
Brigham & Women's Hospital/Department of Thoracic Surgery
75 Francis St
Boston, MA 02115

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(21)
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Sugarbaker is Good. Dr. Sugarbaker has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.1
  • Currently 3.0625 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.4
  • Currently 2.4166666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.2
  • Currently 3.1875 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.9
  • Currently 2.9375 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.9
  • Currently 2.875 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.6
  • Currently 2.625 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 31 areas:
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Cancer
  • Chromosome Aberrations
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Epidemiology
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagectomy
  • Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Heart-Lung Transplantation
  • Local Neoplasm Recurrence
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer (Malignant Pleural Effusion)
  • Lung Cancer (Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma)
  • Lung Cancer (Pleural Neoplasms)
  • Lung Cancer (Small Cell Carcinoma)
  • Lung Diseases
  • Lung Diseases (Pleural Diseases)
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Lymph Node Excision (Lymph node removal)
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Education & Awards

Dr. Sugarbaker graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 12 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Adjuvant Chemotherapy
Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
Lung Cancer (Lung Neoplasm)
Lung Cancer (Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma)
Lung Cancer (Pleural Neoplasms)
Mesothelioma (Asbestos-related Cancer)
Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopy
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Sugarbaker has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • Faulkner Hospital 
  • South Shore Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Sugarbaker accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care - 3 plans
  • Tufts Health Plans - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts - 17 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Network Health - 2 plans
  • Medicare - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP) - 1 plan
  • Humana - 7 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. David J. Sugarbaker practice?
Dr. David Sugarbaker practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Boston, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Brookline, MA.
See Boston Surgeons.