Dr. Laurence M Epstein MD Cardiologist

Dr. Laurence Epstein is a cardiologist in Boston, Massachusetts. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Brigham and Women's Hospital and South Shore Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Epstein accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 199 doctors at Brigham and Women's Hospital and one of 29 at South Shore Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology

Clinical Interests: Catheter Ablation, Implantable Defibrillators, Electrocardiography, Device Removal, Artificial Pacemaker, Ventricular Tachycardia, Treatment Outcome, Risk Factors

Hospital Affiliation

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Ranked #5 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

South Shore Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985 - 1986

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1989 - 1991

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 33 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 30 years in Pulmonary Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 23 years in Critical Care Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Durata(tm) May Not be Riata(tm) but Only Time Will Tell…
Maytin, M.,Epstein, L. M.

Electrocardiographic left ventricular scar burden predicts clinical outcomes following infarct-related VT ablation.
Kojodjojo, P.,Tokuda, M.,Bohnen, M.,Michaud, G. F.,Koplan, B. A.,Epstein, L. M.,Albert, C. M.,John, R. M.,Stevenson, W. G.,Tedrow, U. B.

Superior vena cava defibrillator coils make transvenous lead extraction more challenging and riskier.
Epstein, L. M.,Love, C. J.,Wilkoff, B. L.,Chung, M. K.,Hackler, J. W.,Bongiorni, M. G.,Segreti, L.,Carrillo, R. G.,Baltodano, P.,Fischer, A.,Kennergren, C.,Viklund, R.,Mittal, S.,Arshad, A.,Ellenbogen, K. A.,John, R. M.,Maytin, M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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