Dr. James Flaherty, MD


Complex General Surgical Oncology | Male

Dr. James Flaherty, MD

Dr. James Flaherty, MD is a complex general surgical oncology doctor who practices in Hartford, CT. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 27 years. Dr. Flaherty is affiliated with The Hospital of Central Connecticut at New Britain and Saint Francis Care.

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Dr. Flaherty is a very compassionate caring person who truly cares about his patience. His assistant and staff go above and beyond their call of duty.
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      Dr. Flaherty's Care Philosophy

      As a physician, I strive to provide excellent, compassionate care, working with my patients to achieve 'Best Care for a Lifetime'

      Dr. Flaherty's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      •  Specializes in Complex General Surgical Oncology
      •  Board certified in General Surgery
      •  No malpractice claims found
      •  No sanctions found
      •  No board actions found

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Anal Disorders
      • Appendix Cancer
      • Basal Cell Carcinoma
      • Bile Duct Cancer
      • Bone Cancer
      • Breast Cancer
      • Endocrine Cancer
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Fallopian Tube Cancer
      • Gallbladder Cancer
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Hepatobiliary Cancer
      • Liver Cancer
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
      • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
      • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Melanoma
      • Metastatic Cancer
      • Neck Cancer
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Nodular Lymphoma
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Pleural Cancer
      • Skin Cancer
      • Small Intestine Cancer
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Spleen Cancer
      • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Thoracic Cancer
      • Thymomas
      • Thymus Cancer
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Tongue Cancer


      • Medical School
        Georgetown University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1990

      • Internship Hospital
        University Of Connecticut School Of Med

        Completed in 1991

      Languages Spoken

      • English

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      • Complex General Surgical Oncology
      • General Surgery

      Procedures Performed

      • Adrenalectomy
      • Bile Duct Procedure
      • Biliary Drainage
      • Breast Cancer Surgery
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
      • Excision of Breast Tumor
      • Excision of Rectal Tumor
      • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
      • Gallbladder Surgery
      • Gastrectomy
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Hernia Repair
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
      • Liver Surgery
      • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
      • Lung Surgery
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Mediastinoscopy
      • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
      • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
      • Pancreatic Surgery
      • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
      • Parathyroid Surgery
      • Parotidectomy
      • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
      • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
      • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
      • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
      • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
      • Thyroid Surgery
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
      • Whipple Procedure