Dr. Barry S Shea MD Internist

Dr. Barry Shea is an internist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 14 years. He is one of 345 doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: General Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Massachusetts General Hospital

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2000 - 2003

Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, 2004 - 2009

Tufts University School of Medicine
Class of 2000

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Critical Care Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Pulmonary Disease

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Sphingolipid Regulation of Tissue Fibrosis.
Shea, B. S., Tager, A. M.

Role of the lysophospholipid mediators lysophosphatidic Acid and sphingosine 1-phosphate in lung fibrosis.
Shea, B. S., Tager, A. M.

Prolonged exposure to sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor-1 agonists exacerbates vascular leak, fibrosis, and mortality after lung injury.
Shea, B.S., Brooks, S.F., Fontaine, B.A., Chun, J., Luster, A.D., Tager, A.M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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