Dr. Seth Blank, MD

Dr. Seth Blank, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Seth Blank, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Portland, ME and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

195 Fore River Pkwy Ste 490

Portland, ME 04102

Contact Information

(207) 553-6540

Insurance Accepted

  • 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)
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Dr. Blank's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lung Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blank treats Lung Cancer more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Blank treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blank treats Pulmonary Disease more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Blank treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Lung Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blank performs Lung Surgery more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Blank performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Blank's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lobectomy
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Open Thymectomy
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Respiratory System Cancer
Segmentectomy
Segmentectomy, Open
Sympathectomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Seth Blank, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Portland, ME and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

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

Languages

  • French
  • English

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Insurance accepted

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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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Mercy Hospital

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