Dr. Michael Hession, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 69

Dr. Michael Hession, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in South Weymouth, MA and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Dartmouth School of Medicine medical school in 1980. He is affiliated with medical facilities Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Plymouth and South Shore Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hession to book an appointment.

Dr. Hession

Harbor Medical Associates

541 Main St Ste 400 South Weymouth, MA 02190
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Hession is affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Plymouth Plymouth, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals

Experience and Background Checks

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. Hession's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hession performs Electrocardiogram (EKG) more than 92% of his peers

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

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hession treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Hession treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hession treats Heart Disease more than 91% of his peers

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

Dr. Hession's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • 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)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • 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 Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

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(781) 952-1200

Dr. Hession accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Dr. Hession's Reviews

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5.0

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Hession, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in South Weymouth, MA and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Dartmouth...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1985
Harvard Sch Pub Hlth/Brigham
Fellowship Hospital
1983
U Hosp
Residency Hospital
1981
U Hosp
Internship Hospital
1980
Dartmouth School of Medicine
Medical School
,

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Michael Hession, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hession frequently treats Electrocardiogram (EKG), Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload, and Heart Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hession treats.

Where is Dr. Michael Hession, MD's office located?

Dr. Hession's office is located at 541 Main St Ste 400, South Weymouth, MA 02190. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Harbor Medical Associates

Harbor Medical Associates541 Main St Ste 400 South Weymouth, MA 02190
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Affiliated Hospitals

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

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Plymouth

Plymouth, MA

68% Patient Experience Rating, 1% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

South Shore Hospital

South Weymouth, MA

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