Accepting new patients

Dr. Marc Pelletier, MD

Cardiac Surgery ·  Male · Age 49

Dr. Pelletier

Dr. Marc Pelletier, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Dalhousie University Faculty Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in cardiac surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.


Accepting new patients


Make an appointment


Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Pelletier accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(617) 732-6569

Dr. Pelletier accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Pelletier's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Pelletier's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pelletier performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Pelletier performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
Mitral Valve Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pelletier performs Mitral Valve Surgery more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Pelletier performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
Aortic Valve Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pelletier performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Pelletier performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Pelletier's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Heart Valve Surgery
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Maze Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Dr. Pelletier is the surgical director of the TAVR program.  He specializes in structural heart procedures that include TAVR and mitral valve repair, such as MitraClip.  He performs multiple types of cardiac surgeries, including coronary by...

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2001
Stanford University
Fellowship Hospital
2000
McGill University / Faculty Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1994
Dalhousie University Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1990
Mount Allison University
Undergraduate School
2001
2000
1994
1990

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Pelletier's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pelletier

5.0

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
100%
(15)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
0%
(0)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Pelletier?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Pelletier's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Marc Pelletier, MD
RecentMost Helpful
Reply
I was having a sudden cardiac issue and Dr. Pelletier for e into his schedule within 2 weeks. His expertise provided me with coronary by-pass surgery even though I was a patient on dialysis and who had previous heart surgery. He was very reassuring and kind. Because of his excellent knowledge, he...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Marc Pelletier, MD?
Reply
My experience with Dr> Pelletier was outstanding. He is a courteous, caring, honest and extremely informative when he took the time to explain what was wrong with my heart and how he planned to repair it through surgey. The follow up appointment was great and again he was genuinely concerned with...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Marc Pelletier, MD?
Reply
He essentially saved my life. I have the most confidence in Dr. Pelletier in the time he spent with me, the way he explained what he was going to do, and the results from what he did. I am lucky I found him for my surgery.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Marc Pelletier, MD?
Reply
My wife and I met Dr Pelletier on 8/23/18! We were immediately impressed by his warmth and sincerity as well as that one extremely important characteristic, you want to see in your Heart Surgeon, CONFIDENCE! He said" I know this seems like a really big thing to you but it's is not for me I do...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Marc Pelletier, MD?
Reply
Dr. Pelletier is an amazing professional! He listens carefully and takes the time to explain things. I recommend him without reservation.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Marc Pelletier, MD?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Pelletier?

Locations

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Cardiac Surgery

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Pelletier treats patients.

Learn more