Dr. Donald T Hess MD Surgeon

Dr. Donald Hess is a surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Boston Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and has been in practice for 24 years. Dr. Hess accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 24 doctors at Boston Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Breast, Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Hospital Affiliation

Boston Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1990–1997

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 16 years in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Cyclooxygenase inhibition improves endothelial vasomotor dysfunction of visceral adipose arterioles in human obesity.
Farb, M. G.,Tiwari, S.,Karki, S.,Ngo, D. T.,Carmine, B.,Hess, D. T.,Zuriaga, M. A.,Walsh, K.,Fetterman, J. L.,Hamburg, N. M.,Vita, J. A.,Apovian, C. M.,Gokce, N.

Insulin status and vascular responses to weight loss in obesity.
Bigornia, S. J.,Farb, M. G.,Tiwari, S.,Karki, S.,Hamburg, N. M.,Vita, J. A.,Hess, D. T.,Lavalley, M. P.,Apovian, C. M.,Gokce, N.

B lymphocytes in human subcutaneous adipose crown-like structures.
McDonnell, M. E., Ganley-Leal, L. M., Mehta, A., Bigornia, S. J., Mott, M., Rehman, Q., Farb, M. G., Hess, D. T., Joseph, L., Gokce, N., Apovian, C. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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