Dr. Frank Pomposelli, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 67
  
Dr. Pomposelli
Accepting new patients

SMG Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery

736 Cambridge St Brighton, MA 02135

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(617) 789-3309

Dr. Frank Pomposelli, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Brighton, MA and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Pomposelli has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Peripheral Vascular Procedures, and Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine medical school in 1979. He is affiliated with medical facilities Good Samaritan Medical Center and St. Elizabeth's Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pomposelli to book an appointment.


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Dr. Pomposelli 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
Preferred Blue PPO
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HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
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PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Practice Areas

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 81% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pomposelli treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Pomposelli treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pomposelli treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Pomposelli treats this condition more than 82% of their peers

Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pomposelli performs Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open more than 68% of their peers

Dr. Pomposelli performs this procedure more than 68% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Procedures specialists.

Typically treats 57% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pomposelli performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Pomposelli performs this procedure more than 84% of their peers

Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pomposelli performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Pomposelli performs this procedure more than 78% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Bypass
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pomposelli performs Peripheral Artery Bypass more than 52% of their peers

Dr. Pomposelli performs this procedure more than 52% 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 58% 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. Pomposelli treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 87% of their peers

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

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pomposelli performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 30% of their peers

Dr. Pomposelli performs this procedure more than 30% of their peers

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 60% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pomposelli treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Pomposelli treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pomposelli treats Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities more than 87% of their peers

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

Varicose Veins
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pomposelli treats Varicose Veins more than 76% of their peers

Dr. Pomposelli treats this condition more than 76% of their peers

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Dr. Pomposelli'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 Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • 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
  • Laparotomy
  • 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
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • 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 Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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This doctor is highly skilled in the area of Vascular Surgery. He is intelligent, experienced with vascular system. This doctor saved the life of my 40 year old cousin who suffers from juvenile diabetes. Her leg, foot were not getting enough blood flow, was in danger of losing. After two doctors turned her away she met Dr Pomposelli who improved her blood flow & saved her leg. This doctor is committed to helping his patients. St Elizabeth great hospital and compassionate staff.
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Annie N In California – Dec 05, 2019
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Dr. Pomposelli is a very knowledgeable and gifted surgeon. He's been taking care of my husband's peripheral vascular disease for about 15 years. He's always willing to answer questions and explains things clearly. He's one of the best.
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Biography

Dr. Frank Pomposelli, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Brighton, MA and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Pomposelli has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Peripheral Vascular Procedures, and Carotid Ar...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1987
New York University Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1979
New Eng Deaconess Hospital
Residency Hospital
1979
Boston University School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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  • Does Dr. Pomposelli offer an online patient portal?

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  • Does Dr. Pomposelli have free onsite parking?

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  • Does Dr. Pomposelli offer weekend visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Pomposelli offers weekend visits

  • Does Dr. Pomposelli offer evening visits?

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Locations

SMG Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery

Cardinal Cushing Pavilion 8736 Cambridge St Brighton, MA 02135
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SMG Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery1 Pearl St Ste 1500 Brockton, MA 02301
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Good Samaritan Medical Center

Brockton, MA

56% Patient experience rating, 13% lower than the national average

St. Elizabeth's Medical Center

Brighton, MA

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average