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We found 5 trauma surgeons who accept Cigna near Danvers, MA.

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Dr. Jaime Alfredo Rivera, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Trauma Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery, Critical Care
104 Endicott Street; Suite 200
Danvers, MA
 

Dr. Jaime Rivera is a physician who specializes in pediatric surgery, general surgery, and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). He graduated from Harvard Medical School. Dr. Rivera trained at Massachusetts General Hospital for his residency. His areas of expertise include the following: diverticular disease, colon cancer, and gallbladder removal surgery (cholecystectomy). He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana ChoiceCare Network, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Rivera has received distinctions including American College of Surgeons Resident Research; Fellowship.; and Claude Welch Resident Research Fellowship.. In addition to English, Dr. Rivera (or staff) speaks Spanish. He also offers interpreting services for his patients. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, Beverly Hospital (Beverly, MA), and Union Hospital. Dr. Rivera is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Gastrointestinal Problems, Colon Cancer, Gallbladder Removal Surgery, Hernia, Diverticular Disease, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Trauma Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery, Critical Care
104 Endicott Street; Suite 200
Danvers, MA
 

Dr. Marc Rubin is a medical specialist in pediatric surgery, general surgery, and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). He has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Humana ChoiceCare Network, and more. After completing medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Dr. Rubin performed his residency at Lahey Clinic and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Rubin include: Resident Award Recipient. New England Surgical Soc and .. He offers interpreting services for his patients. Dr. Rubin's hospital/clinic affiliations include Union Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Rubin is accepting new patients.

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Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Trauma Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery, Critical Care
104 Endicott Street; Suite 200
Danvers, MA
 

Dr. William Kastrinakis is a pediatric surgeon, general surgeon, and cancer surgeon in Danvers, MA and Salem, MA. Dr. Kastrinakis studied medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Kastrinakis trained at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Georgetown University Hospital. His areas of expertise include pancreas problems, diverticular disease, and melanoma. Dr. Kastrinakis honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana ChoiceCare Network, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is conversant in Greek. He is affiliated with Union Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Diverticular Disease, Laparoscopic Surgery, Acid Reflux, Pancreas Problems, Colorectal Cancer, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Trauma Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery, Critical Care
104 Endicott Street; Suite 200
Danvers, MA
 

Dr. James Balcom is a pediatric surgery, general surgery, and vascular surgery specialist in Salem, MA and Danvers, MA. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana ChoiceCare Network. Dr. Balcom's education and training includes medical school at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and residency at Massachusetts General Hospital. His professional affiliations include Union Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. He welcomes new patients.

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Specializes in General Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Critical Care
104 Endicott Street; Suite 200
Danvers, MA
 

Dr. Maryam Tabrizi is a specialist in general surgery, trauma surgery, and critical care (intensive care medicine). Dr. Tabrizi is especially interested in diverticular disease, intensive care, and gallbladder removal surgery (cholecystectomy). She is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. She is a graduate of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine. Dr. Tabrizi trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center for residency. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana ChoiceCare Network, as well as other insurance carriers. Awards and/or distinctions she has received include Emmet F. Ferguson Award; Trauma One Award; and Outstanding Resident Educator Award. Dr. Tabrizi has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Diverticular Disease, Laparoscopic Colectomy, Laparoscopic Surgery, Intensive Care, Gallbladder ... (Read more)

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What is Trauma Surgery?

Accidents and injuries are the leading cause of death in the United States for patients under 40. When injuries are severe enough to require emergency surgery, patients may be treated by a trauma surgeon, a doctor who specializes in providing surgical help to save critically injured patients.

Due to the nature of their work, trauma surgeons are most often located in emergency departments of hospitals. The specialty is closely related to emergency medicine and acute care surgery, but trauma surgery specifically focuses on surgical care needed to repair sudden and unexpected physical injuries.

Some examples of the kinds of injuries and procedures that a trauma surgeon might see include:
  • Blunt trauma, such as a car accident or fall
  • Penetrating trauma, such as a gunshot, stab wound, or deep cut
  • Crushing trauma, such as some work or machinery accidents
  • Severe burns
  • Tracheostomy, an emergency surgery to open a blocked airway

Trauma surgeons work with patients of all ages, from babies to senior citizens, that arrive in the emergency room. They do the critical work of resuscitating and stabilizing patients who may be near death. They are able to make quick decisions about what care is needed and the best way to provide it. By providing urgent expertise and surgery in an emergency, they save lives.