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Dr. Craig Lillehei, MD

Pediatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Lillehei

Dr. Craig Lillehei, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1976 and specializes in pediatric surgery and critical care surgery.


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Dr. Lillehei's conditions and procedures:

  • Brain Tumor
  • Circumcision
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Circumcision, Pediatric
  • Hernia
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lung Transplant
  • Neonatal Circumcision
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pediatric Brain Tumor
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

"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....

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

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

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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 are thoroughly addressed. He has performed multiple surgeries on our son. We highly recommend him and wish that all surgeons and doctors were as caring, comprehensive, and knowledgeable as he is.
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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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