Dr. David Brewster, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 78
  
Dr. Brewster

Multi Specialty Clinic

2014 Washington St Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462

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(617) 244-1214

Dr. David Brewster, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Newton Lower Falls, MA and has over 53 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Brewster has more experience with Peripheral Vascular Disorders, Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, and Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Columbia U, College of Phys/Surg medical school in 1967. He is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Brewster to book an appointment.


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(617) 244-1214

Dr. Brewster accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
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Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
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MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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Tufts PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Practice Areas

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 77% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 12 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brewster treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Brewster treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brewster treats Venous Insufficiency more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Brewster treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Varicose Veins
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brewster treats Varicose Veins more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Brewster treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Typically treats 77% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brewster treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Brewster treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brewster treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 68% of their peers

Dr. Brewster treats this condition more than 68% of their peers

Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy

Carotid artery disease specialists diagnose and treat blockages in the main blood vessels to the brain caused by build-up of plaque. One treatment option is carotid endartectomy, in which surgeons remove the clogged lining of the carotid arteries.Compare with other Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy specialists.

Typically treats 68% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brewster treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Brewster treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brewster performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 46% of their peers

Dr. Brewster performs this procedure more than 46% of their peers

Vascular Surgery

Vascular surgery is a subspecialty of general surgery that focuses on treating conditions of the lymphatic system and blood vessels outside the heart and brain.

Typically treats 75% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brewster performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Brewster performs this procedure more than 99% of their peers

Varicose Vein Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brewster performs Varicose Vein Procedure more than 52% of their peers

Dr. Brewster performs this procedure more than 52% of their peers

Vascular Surgical Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brewster performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 32% of their peers

Dr. Brewster performs this procedure more than 32% of their peers

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Dr. Brewster's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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Excellent physician! Professional, friendly and caring. An expert at his craft. Did surgery on my vericose veins. Did a great job, I am completely satisfied.
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Biography

Dr. David Brewster, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Newton Lower Falls, MA and has over 53 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Brewster has more experience with Peripheral Vascular Disorders, Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, and Carot...Read more

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1968
Massachusetts General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1967
Columbia U, College of Phys/Surg
Medical School

Awards

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Multi Specialty Clinic

New England Hematology Oncology Associates2014 Washington St Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462
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Massachusetts General Hospital

Boston, MA

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)