Dr. Hassan Rastegar MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Hassan Rastegar is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Tufts Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Shiraz University of Medical Sciences and has been in practice for 40 years. He is one of 4 doctors at Tufts Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Tufts Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, General Surgery, 1980 - 1981

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, Thoracic Surgery, 1981 - 1982

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1975 - 1980

Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy with Right Ventricular Outflow Tract and Left Ventricular Intracavitary Obstruction.
Malik, R.,Maron, M. S.,Rastegar, H.,Pandian, N. G.

The Echocardiographic Evaluation of a Bicuspid Aortic Valve: The Effect of Jet Eccentricity and Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Geometry on the Effective Orifice Area.
Naseem, T.,Song, M.,Ianchulev, S.,Rastegar, H.,Cobey, F. C.

Contemporary Surgical Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, the Need for More Myectomy Surgeons and Disease-Specific Centers, and the Tufts Initiative.
Maron, B. J.,Rastegar, H.,Udelson, J. E.,Dearani, J. A.,Maron, M. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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