Dr. Craig Lillehei, MD

Dr. Craig Lillehei, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Craig Lillehei, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1976 and specializes in pediatric surgery and critical care surgery.Read his story

300 Longwood Ave Fl 3

Boston, MA 02115

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(617) 355-7800

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Dr. Lillehei's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lillehei "Dr. Craig Lillehei is a Senior Associate in Surgery Transplant Surgeon at Boston Children's Hospital. He specializes in General Surgery, Lunch and Kidney Transplantation, Thoracic Surgery, Circumcision, Undescended Testicles, and Hernia Surgery. Dr. Lillehei received his medical education from Harvard Medical School and completed his training at Boston Children's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital."

2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

7  Conditions Treated

  • Brain Tumor
  • Hernia
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pediatric Brain Tumor
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Undescended Testicles

13  Procedures

  • Circumcision
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Circumcision, Pediatric
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Lung Transplant
  • Neonatal Circumcision
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Craig Lillehei, MD
Dr. Lillehei is phenomenal. His bedside manner, patient care, and explanation/reasoning of procedures are the best that we have encountered in the medical profession. He truly defines what professional means and goes above and beyond to make sure that the patient needs and family needs and concerns...Read More
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Syracuse, NY – Apr 13, 2017
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Dr Lillehei saved our daughter's life several times in her infancy and he was incredibly kind, patient and supportive to her and to us. She is now a happy and healthy teenager. We will always be grateful to him.
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