Dr. John M Abbensetts MD Surgeon

Dr. John Abbensetts is a surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Boston Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Abbensetts 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: General Surgery

Clinical Interests: Cohort Studies, Evidence-Based Medicine, Injury Severity Score, Prospective Studies, Quality Control, Radiation Dosage, Trauma Centers, Wounds and Injuries

Hospital Affiliation

Boston Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Maimonides Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1995–2000

University of Connecticut
Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care, 2001–2002

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 10 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 3 years in Surgical Critical Care

CT State Medical License
Active through 2013

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Evidence-based guidelines are equivalent to a liberal computed tomography scan protocol for initial patient evaluation but are associated with decreased computed tomography scan use, cost, and radiation exposure.
Mahoney, E., Agarwal, S., Li, B., Dechert, T., Abbensetts, J., Glantz, A., Sherburne, A., Kurian, D., Burke, P.

Insurances Accepted

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

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