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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 53

55 Fruit St Ste 5B
Boston, MA 02114
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Dr. MacRae's Experience

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Dr. MacRae's Specialties

  • Cardiology

Procedures Dr. MacRae Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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Hospital Quality

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Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114
Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis St
Boston, MA 02115

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
MGH Heart Center
MGH Heart Center
55 Fruit St Ste 5B
Boston, MA 02114
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    Dr. MacRae's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Impella Device
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    2
    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. MacRae

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Edinburgh, College Of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
    Graduated in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    Brigham and Womens
    Complete in 1998
    Royal Inf
    Complete in 1988

    Fellowship Hospital

    Mass Gen Hospital
    Complete in 2001
    St Georges Hospital
    Complete in 1991
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. MacRae & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. MacRae's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Massachusetts General Hospital

    • Brigham and Women's Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.7
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    4.7 out of 5

    Dr. MacRae's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. MacRae

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.7 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.7 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.6 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    MGH Heart Center
    55 Fruit St Ste 5B
    Boston, MA 02114
    (617) 724-6750 (Office)
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