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About Dr. James M Kirshenbaum

Dr. James M Kirshenbaum, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Boston, MA. He has 39 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Kirshenbaum is affiliated with Emerson Hospital, Winchester Hospital and Norwood Hospital. Dr. Kirshenbaum has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

7 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James M Kirshenbaum is Excellent. Dr. James M Kirshenbaum has been rated by 7 patients. From those 7 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. James M Kirshenbaum is 4.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Brigham And Womens Hospital

75 Francis St
Boston, MA 02115
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Specialties

Dr. James M Kirshenbaum has the following 2 specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    17 Expertise

  • High Cholesterol
  • Arrhythmia
  • Heart Catheterization
  • Stroke
  • Hypertension
  • Heart Attack
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Unstable Angina
  • Heart Failure
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Blood Clot
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Heart Diseases

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Reviews

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Five Stars

Dr. Kirschenbaum is just what a cardiologist should be: smart, calm, good sense of humor, friendly and caring. I always feel better when I leave his office! I feel fortunate to be one of his patients. Even if you have some cardiac problems, you know that he is there to take care of you.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • America's Top Doctors (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2009, 2008)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Kirshenbaum is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    39 Years Experience

  • Harvard Medical School

    Graduated in 1979

  • Brigham & Womens Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. James M Kirshenbaum accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    • Tufts PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Brigham And Womens Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA
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