AboutDr. Parsia Vagefi, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Boston, MA, with another office in Burlington, VT. He has 13 years of experience. His specialties include General Surgery and Transplant Surgery. Dr. Vagefi is affiliated with The University of Vermont Medical Center Main Campus, Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Parsia Vagefi has the following 2 specialties
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
- Transplant Surgery
Transplant surgeons are trained to transplant organs from donors, whether living or deceased, to the patients in need. This includes liver, lung, heart, intestine, pancreas and kidney transplants as well as tissue, bone marrow and cornea transplants. Kidney disease, diabetes, cystic fibrosis and serious infections are just a few reasons you might need a transplant.
Your surgeon will consult with you prior to the operation for a pre-transplant evaluation and they will see you through your healing process to ensure you have no complications. Some surgeons get additional training and education on pediatric transplants to provide special care to children.
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America's Top Doctors®
Regional Top Doctors
Patients' Choice Award
(2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition
(2011, 2013, 2015)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award
- Hepatocellular Carcinoma
- Kidney Transplant (Renal Transplant)
- Laparoscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
- Pancreas Transplantation
- Pancreatectomy (Pancreas Removal)
Dr. Vagefi is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
13 Years Experience
Yale University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 2004
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