Dr. Torin Fitton, MD

Dr. Torin Fitton, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
(19)
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Dr. Torin Fitton, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Burlington, MA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Northwestern University School of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

41 Mall Rd

Burlington, MA 01805

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Fitton performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
high
more than 84% of peers
Lung Surgery
high
more than 82% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 64% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

43  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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43  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Northwestern University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fitton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fitton's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fitton to family and friends
19 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Fitton'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Fitton performed the Ross Procedure on my husband 4 months ago and literally save his life. Dr. Fitton continues to make us feel that my husband was on the only patient he had. He explained everything thoroughly, and in some cases multiple times. We never felt rushed or just another "body...more
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Saved my life. Have been healthy since May of 2013. Leading a productive life since surgery. Hands down, the best!!
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If our family could give Dr. Fitton a MILLION stars we would. Bedside manner, speaking to the patient and his/her family, making sure everyone understands are just some of his qualities. A genuine nice guy, down to earth, totally made a stressful situation tolerable. Anyone who is lucky enough...more
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Last review I coded the rating incorrectly. Excellent surgeon . Surgical results was excellent ( no infection healed well) he saved my life. The best
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No I would not recommend Dr.Fitton. I was sold on his consultation and his ability and made a big mistake by allowing this Dr to perform a plication surgery..that later I was told by other thoracic surgeons that I did not need to have this surgery. He told me we where could get 15% better breathing...more
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