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Dr. Laurence Brinckerhoff, MD

Cardiac Surgery ·  Male · Age 50

Dr. Brinckerhoff

Dr. Laurence Brinckerhoff, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Dartmouth School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in cardiac surgery.


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(617) 636-2273

Dr. Brinckerhoff accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health HMO
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Network Health
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts Health Plans
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Brinckerhoff's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brinckerhoff performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Brinckerhoff performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brinckerhoff performs Lung Surgery more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Brinckerhoff performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brinckerhoff treats Lung Cancer more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Brinckerhoff treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer

Dr. Brinckerhoff's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Laurence Brinckerhoff, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Dartmouth School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

2004
University Co
Residency Hospital
2001
University Va
Residency Hospital
1994
Dartmouth School Of Medicine
Medical School
2004
2001
1994

Awards

Dr. Brinckerhoff's Reviews

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Incredibly gifted Physician. His surgical skills are only surpassed by his patient skills. He is very throrough in explaining your procedure pre-surgery and discussing the results and following up post surgery. Certainly understandable why he receives such glowing reviews. He has earned them
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I am more than satisfied and happy as well, I honestly feel very comfortable with Dr. Brinckerhoff and I am so glad that I was referred too him. Thank you very much for making this so much easier for me,
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Dr. Brinckerhoff has the right personality for this type of medicine . He treated me with the total respect . My family could not have been more pleased . He answered all my questions,my families questions,all their concerns,and assured them any other questions he would return their call and...Read More
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