Dr. Christina Williamson, MD

Dr. Christina Williamson, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
68 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Christina Williamson, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Burlington, MA and has been practicing for 35 years. She specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.Read her story

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

41 Mall Rd

Burlington, MA 01805
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Williamson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williamson performs Lung Surgery more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Williamson performs this procedure more than 94% of her peers

Pulmonary Disease

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williamson treats Pulmonary Disease more than 68% of her peers

Dr. Williamson treats this condition more than 68% of her peers

Lung Cancer

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williamson treats Lung Cancer more than 66% of her peers

Dr. Williamson treats this condition more than 66% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer

Dr. Williamson's conditions and procedures:

da Vinci® Lobectomy
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mediastinal Cancer
Mediastinal Tumors
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Minimally Invasive Thymectomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Partial Lobectomy With Robotic Assistance
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Respiratory System Cancer
Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
Segmentectomy, Open
Thoracic Cancer
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Thymectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe that patients are an important member of our care team and are treated as if they are a part of our Lahey family.  I am a vigilant advocate for my patients throughout their process of care and I consider it a privilege when they entrust their care to me and our team.


  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery


  • Boston Med Ctr Boston University
    Internship Hospital
  • 1983
    University Of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1983
    University Of Wisconsin / Madison
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1981
    University Hospital and Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital
  • 1981
    Boston City Hosp/Boston Univ
    Residency Hospital
  • 1977
    Boston City Hospital and University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1976
    University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School
  • 1976
    University Of Wisconsin / Madison
    Medical School
  • 1972
    Undergraduate School


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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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