Dr. Dean Donahue, MD

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Dr. Dean Donahue, MD

Thoracic Surgery | Male

Massachusetts Gen Hosp Thor Sgy 55 Fruit St # Blk, Boston, MA 02114 Get Directions
(617) 724-0969

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Dr. Donahue specializes in Thoracic Surgery and practices in Boston, MA. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgerynull
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      4.3 based on 15 responses
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      the best for TOS surgery!
      Dr. Donahue is an amazing surgeon who truly cares about his patients. I highly recommend him for TOS surgery. I cannot imagine having a better doctor for my daughter. I fully trust Dr. Donahue and his fantastic team at Mass General.
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      Specialties

      • Thoracic Surgery
      • General Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • General Surgery
      • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
      • Thoracic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Aneurysm
      • Aortic Aneurysm
      • Aortic Valve Disease
      • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
      • Arrhythmias
      • Atrial Fibrillation
      • Benign Tumor
      • Cancer
      • Cardiomegaly
      • Cardiomyopathy
      • Carotid Artery Disease
      • Congenital Heart Defects
      • Congenital Heart Disease
      • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
      • Empyema
      • Endocarditis
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Heart Disease
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Mitral Valve Disease
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Pericardial Disease
      • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
      • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
      • Pleural Cancer
      • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Embolism
      • Septal Defect
      • Thrombosis
      • Thymomas
      • Vascular Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Cardiac Electrophysiology
      • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
      • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
      • Decortication and Pleurectomy
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Heart Defect Repair
      • Heart Surgery
      • Lobectomy, Open
      • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
      • Lung Removal, Open
      • Lung Surgery
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
      • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
      • Open Thymectomy
      • Segmentectomy, Open
      • Sympathectomy
      • Thoracentesis
      • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
      • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
      • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
      • Tracheal Surgery
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Brown Medical School

        Graduated in 1987

      • Residency Hospital
        Mass General Hospital

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery, Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Donahue's Office & Staff

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      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Donahue

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients