Bwh -Division Of Cardiac Surgery


Cardiothoracic Surgeons, General Surgeons

  • 75 Francis St Boston, MA 02115-6110 (617) 732-8181

Doctors in Bwh -Division Of Cardiac Surgery

Highlights
  • 4 star hospital
  • Completed fellowship
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Highlights
  • 4 star hospital
  • Completed fellowship
Rate - Profile
 
Highlights
  • 4 star hospital
  • 4 star medical school
  • Completed fellowship
Rate - Profile
 

Bwh -Division Of Cardiac Surgery Doctor Ratings

  • Overall Patient Rating

Based on 10 Ratings

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Bwh -Division Of Cardiac Surgery when asked is good. Bwh -Division Of Cardiac Surgery has been reviewed by 10 patients. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Bwh -Division Of Cardiac Surgery as provided by patient reviews is 8 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Bwh -Division Of Cardiac Surgery Summary

Awards

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors®

Medical Schools Attended

  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  • Duke University School of Medicine
  • University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Medical School

Hospital Affiliations

  • Brigham and Women`s Hospital
  • Children`s Hospital
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Veterans Affairs Boston Medical Center

Languages Spoken

  • Polish
  • Hindi
  • Hebrew
  • German
  • French
  • Persian

Specialist

  • Cardiothoracic Surgeon
  • General Surgeon

Insurances Accepted

  • United Healthcare
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Great-West Healthcare
  • Unicare
  • Network Health

Information about Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment.

Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty, like Bwh -Division Of Cardiac Surgery who specializes in thoracic surgery (cardiothoracic vascular surgery), surgery, and those that encompass several specialties.

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice:

  • Access to doctors from various disciplines for referrals and advice
  • Better coverage on weekends and off-hours
  • One-stop clinics for comprehensive care and testing

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Bwh -Division Of Cardiac Surgery Details

2 are board certified
2 went to a top rated school
3 have a fellowship
8 minutes average wait time
1 is rated on Vitals.com
3 are male
3 average overall rating
2 different specialties

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