Dr. Ralph Morton Bolman MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Ralph Bolman is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Brigham and Women's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Saint Louis University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 41 years. Dr. Bolman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 31 doctors at Brigham and Women's Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery, Adult Cardiac Surgery, Aortic

Hospital Affiliation

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

Education & Medical Training

University of MN Affiliated Hospitals
Residency, Thoracic Surgery, 1980–1982

Duke University Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1973–1978

Duke University Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1978–1980

Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 1 years in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Marquis Whos Who

Publications & Presentations

Mycotic aneurysm of the aortic arch presenting with left vocal cord palsy.
Tokmaji, G.,Gosev, I.,Kumamaru, K. K.,Bolman, R. M.

Multimodality imaging of aortic valve fibroelastoma.
Saboo, S. S.,Chatzizisis, Y. S.,Khandelwal, A.,Bolman, R. M.,Steigner, M.

Postoperative Recurrence of Mitral Regurgitation After Annuloplasty for Functional Mitral Regurgitation.
Lee, L. S., Kwon, M. H., Cevasco, M., Schmitto, J. D., Mokashi, S. A., McGurk, S., Cohn, L. H., Bolman, R. M., Chen, F. Y.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Altius Provider Directory
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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