Dr. Seth Blank, MD

Thoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Seth Blank, MD
Dr. Seth Blank, MD is a thoracic surgery doctor who practices in Portland, ME. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Blank is affiliated with Mercy Hospital.

195 Fore River Pkwy Ste 490

Portland, ME 04102

Contact Information

(207) 553-6540

Dr. Seth Blank, MD

Dr. Seth Blank, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Lung Cancer
high
more than 88% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
high
more than 88% of peers
Lung Surgery
high
more than 87% of peers

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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
28

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Respiratory System Cancer
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lobectomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Segmentectomy
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maine.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Hospital Of Saint Raphael
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Hospital St Raphael
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Hospital Cleveland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blank has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blank's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blank to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Blank's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Blank accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Blank has admitting privileges

Mercy Hospital
144 State St
Portland, ME 04101
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