Dr. Raphael Bueno MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Raphael Bueno is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Boston Children's Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Bueno accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 14 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital and one of 29 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

Hospital Affiliation

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

Boston Children's Hospital

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Massachusetts General Hospital
Ranked #7 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

North Shore Medical Center

South Shore Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1985 - 1993

Boston University Medical Center
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1993 - 1995

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Transplant Hepatology

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) Focus on Thoracic Surgery: Lung Cancer
2012 11 16

Gene Expression Ratio Test Distinguishes Normal Lung from Lung Tumors in Solid Tissue and FNA Biopsies.
De Rienzo, A.,Yeap, B. Y.,Cibas, E. S.,Richards, W. G.,Dong, L.,Gill, R. R.,Sugarbaker, D. J.,Bueno, R.

Aneurysm of a Saphenous Vein Aortocoronary Graft.
Boskovski, M. T.,Gosev, I.,Bueno, R.,Steigner, M. L.,Saboo, S.,Aranki, S. F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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