Dr. Laurence Brinckerhoff, MD

Dr. Laurence Brinckerhoff, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Laurence Brinckerhoff, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Dartmouth Med in 1994 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

800 Washington St

Boston, MA 02111

Contact Information

(617) 636-2273

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
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Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers
Lung Cancer
more than 88% 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*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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34  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Dartmouth Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Co
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brinckerhoff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Laurence Brinckerhoff, MD
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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John Buckley in Durham, NH – Jun 29, 2018
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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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Brian Gibbons in Bronx, NY – Sep 29, 2017
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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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peter gizzi in Melrose, MA – Oct 04, 2016
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