Dr. Joseph Flack III, MD

Dr. Joseph Flack III, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Joseph Flack III, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Springfield, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1980 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

759 Chestnut St Ste 4628

Springfield, MA 01107

Contact Information

(413) 794-5550

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • 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 99% of peers
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
very high
more than 98% of peers
Aortic Valve Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • 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
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • 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
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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36  Procedures

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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.


  • Penn State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • W Va University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • W Va University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • National Institute Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Flack III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Joseph Flack III, MD
So impressed with Dr Flack and staff. Had an appointment on Monday, heart valve replacement on Wednesday. I was provided with information needed and support, Everyone worked diligently to make this surgery happen in such a short time. I would highly recommend Dr Flack.
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Springfield – Jan 02, 2018
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My experrience with Dr. Flack has been excellent, my first visit he explained how he was going to replace my aortic valve and fix my Thoracic Aortic Aneurysum. Dr. Flack made me feel at ease in his office and just before my surgery. I would reccomend Dr. Flack to anyone and everyone that would need...Read More
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Michael J. Ottomaniello, Jr. in Springfield, MA – Nov 14, 2017
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