Dr. Henning A Gaissert MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Henning Gaissert is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Massachusetts General Hospital and Newton-Wellesley Hospital. He received his medical degree from Technical University Munich Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. He is one of 17 doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital and one of 4 at Newton-Wellesley Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

Are you Dr. Henning Gaissert? Claim your profile to make edits or add details. Claim/Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Obstetrics & Gynecology

Hospital Affiliation

Massachusetts General Hospital
Ranked #7 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Newton-Wellesley Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1984 - 1984

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1985 - 1986

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1986 - 1989

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1993 - 1995

Technical University Munich Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

IN State Medical License
Active through 2015

MI State Medical License
Active through 2017

Publications & Presentations

Surgical Therapy of Pulmonary Aspergillomas: A 30-Year North American Experience.
Muniappan, A.,Tapias, L. F.,Butala, P.,Wain, J. C.,Wright, C. D.,Donahue, D. M.,Gaissert, H. A.,Lanuti, M.,Mathisen, D. J.

Surgical treatment of nonmalignant tracheoesophageal fistula: a thirty-five year experience.
Muniappan, A.,Wain, J. C.,Wright, C. D.,Donahue, D. M.,Gaissert, H.,Lanuti, M.,Mathisen, D. J.

Short And Long-Term Outcomes After Esophagectomy For Cancer In Elderly Patients.
Tapias, L. F.,Muniappan, A.,Wright, C. D.,Gaissert, H. A.,Wain, J. C.,Morse, C. R.,Donahue, D. M.,Mathisen, D. J.,Lanuti, M.

See all 81 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
Find More Doctors
Doctor Finder

Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Browse Doctors by

Specialty

Location

Search all Doctors

Profiles by Doximity

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.