Dr. Marcus Semel, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 40
  
Dr. Semel
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Brigham and Womens Hospital

75 Francis St Boston, MA 02115

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(617) 732-5500

Dr. Marcus Semel, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Boston, MA and has over 15 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Semel has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Peripheral Vascular Procedures, and Peripheral Vascular Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry medical school in 2005. He is affiliated with medical facilities Brigham And Women's Hospital and South Shore Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Semel to book an appointment.


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Dr. Semel accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
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
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Practice Areas

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.

Typically treats 83% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semel performs Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Semel performs this procedure more than 95% of their peers

Aortic Aneurysm
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semel treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Semel treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semel treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 67% of their peers

Dr. Semel treats this condition more than 67% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.

Typically treats 56% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semel performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Semel performs this procedure more than 79% of their peers

Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semel performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 70% of their peers

Dr. Semel performs this procedure more than 70% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Bypass
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semel performs Peripheral Artery Bypass more than 67% of their peers

Dr. Semel performs this procedure more than 67% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.

Typically treats 67% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semel treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Semel treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Varicose Veins
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semel treats Varicose Veins more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Semel treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semel treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 76% of their peers

Dr. Semel treats this condition more than 76% of their peers

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) specialists diagnose and treat abnormal blood vessel connections between arteries and veins that result in damage or death of body tissue and nerve cells.

Typically treats 42% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semel performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 49% of their peers

Dr. Semel performs this procedure more than 49% of their peers

Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semel performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 35% of their peers

Dr. Semel performs this procedure more than 35% of their peers

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Dr. Semel's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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I called Katie for an appointment for my husband on tues for a wound on the bottom of his foot. He is a diabetic. She gave me an appointment for the same day. After Dr. Semel looked at his foot he scheduled surgery for mon. But before surgery he set up homecare eith visiting nurse. Surgery went well. Home recovering. When in South Shore hospital every one asked why do you come way up here. Ee told them because of the best . Dr. SEMEL as ee are from Rehoboth ma. We thank God for Dr. SEMEL.
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Biography

Dr. Marcus Semel, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Boston, MA and has over 15 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Semel has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Peripheral Vascular Procedures, and Peripheral Vascular D...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency Hospital
2005
University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Brigham and Womens Hospital

Harvard Medical School75 Francis St Boston, MA 02115
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Brigham And Women's Hospital

Boston, MA

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

South Shore Hospital

South Weymouth, MA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average