Dr. Hassan Rastegar, MD

Dr. Hassan Rastegar, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Hassan Rastegar, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Shiraz Univ in 1974 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

800 Washington St # 266

Boston, MA 02111

Contact Information

(617) 636-5594

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
more than 89% of peers
Aortic Valve Surgery
high
more than 84% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 82% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Shiraz Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Suny-Downstate
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Hosp-U Penn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rastegar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rastegar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rastegar

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Rastegar gave me a new life. If you need cardiac surgery please consider yourself fortunate that you have been referred to Dr. Rastegar. The cardiac team at Tufts Medical Center is great.
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Brilliant Thoracic and Cardiac surgeon. Would recommend to anyone needing a septal myectomy as he is one of the best in the nation for this type of surgery. It is a surgery that requires a certain artistry and he is a true artist! Reduced my septum from 2.7 to .8. My life is 100% better than it had...Read More
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