Dr. Howard Massey, MD

Dr. Howard Massey, MD

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Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
55 y/o
(4)

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Dr. Howard Massey, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

Jefferson Heart Institute, Division of Cardiology

925 Chestnut St # Mezzaninelevel

Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Ventricular Assist Device
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pericardial Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Massey's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

46  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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40  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

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

1 Board Action
  • Unknown (8/27/2015)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Massey, Howard Todd MD: License # 28041: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure issued an Order of FINE.
    State: Kentucky

Education

  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Louisville
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Louisville
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tex Southwestern
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Massey has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Massey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Massey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Massey

4.5

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
75%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
25%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
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