Dr. Laurence Sloss, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 81

Dr. Laurence Sloss, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Brookline, MA. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Boston Children's Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sloss to book an appointment.

Dr. Sloss

Doctors Sloss Vinch Cardiology PC

1101 Beacon St Ste 703s Brookline, MA 02446
Accepting new patients

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Dr. Sloss is affiliated with Brigham And Women's Hospital Boston, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction
    Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Experience
Background

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. Sloss' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sloss treats Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sloss treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Congenital Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sloss treats Congenital Heart Disease more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Sloss treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Congenital Cardiovascular Malformations
  • Congenital Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
  • Congenital Mitral Malformation
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Congenital Septal Defect
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Septal Defect
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sloss treats Septal Defect more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Sloss treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrial Septal Defect 1 (ASD 1)
  • Atrial Septal Defect 2 (ASD 2)
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Congenital Septal Defect
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
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Dr. Sloss' conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiology Consultation
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pediatric Cardiovascular Disease
  • Pediatric Heart Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Atresia
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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Dr. Sloss' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sloss

4.7

Based on 13 ratings

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Dr. Sloss has been my cardiac Dr. For over 20 years! He is professional, yet personable and never forgets that your a person with pain, fears and feelings. Having open heart surgery is a major life changing experience and with him by my side, I felt safe, assured and in competent hands. DW
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Dori W in Newburyport – Oct 08, 2016
Besides being a smart-as-a-whip world-class cardiologist and a top-notch raconteur, Dr. Sloss is also a genuinely good guy whom I always look forward to seeing.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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2 people found this helpful
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robertderosa in Massachusetts – Jun 22, 2016
Dr Sloss is a very caring and wonderful doctor. When I had my surgery, one of the nurses told me that if she ever had heart problems, she would go to Dr. Sloss. I thought that was the highest compliment to be paid to him. I have been going to Dr. Sloss for about 10 years and I won't change.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
What could be improved
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3 people found this helpful
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David in Auburn, MA – Dec 17, 2015

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About Me

Care Philosophy

I was interested in science from an early age, with my brother accompanying our father on geology field trips with his students from Northwestern University.  Read more

Biography

I was an undergraduate at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), graduating in 1961 with a bachelor of science in biology. My original major...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease Cardiology

Education

1972
Massachusetts General Hospital (Cardiovascular Disease)
Fellowship Hospital
1968
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1967
Massachusetts General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1961
California Institute of Technology
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Laurence Sloss, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Laurence Sloss, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sloss frequently treats Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders, Congenital Heart Disease, and Septal Defect. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Sloss treats.

Where is Dr. Laurence Sloss, MD's office located?

Dr. Sloss' office is located at 1101 Beacon St Ste 703s, Brookline, MA 02446. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Laurence Sloss, MD speak?

Dr. Sloss speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Laurence Sloss, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Sloss has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

Practice

Doctors Sloss Vinch Cardiology PC1101 Beacon St Ste 703s Brookline, MA 02446
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Sloss is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Boston, MA

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Boston Children's Hospital

Boston, MA

Brigham And Women's Faulkner Hospital

Boston, MA

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

7 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)

Brigham And Women's Hospital

Boston, MA

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Cape Cod Hospital

Hyannis, MA

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Emerson Hospital

Concord, MA

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)

Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford

Medford, MA

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

18 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

MelroseWakefield Hospital

Melrose, MA

18 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Newton - Wellesley Hospital

Newton, MA

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

20 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)