Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery


Vascular & Endovascular Surgery


Centers & Specialties

Heart Center

Vascular Center

Clinical Interests
  • Aortic aneurysms and aortoiliac disease
  • Thoracoabdominal and complex aortic aneurysms
  • Carotid artery disease
  • IVC filter placement and retrieval
  • Renal or mesenteric vascular diseases
  • Open and endovascular lower extremity revascularization
  • Type B aortic dissection
  • Venous insufficiency and varicose veins
  • Hemodialysis access and maintenance
  • Popliteal Aneurysm Repair
Medical Education
  • MD, Emory University School of Medicine
  • MPH, Harvard School of Public Health
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Nashua: Southern New Hampshire Medical Center
  • Stoneham: Mass General Vein Care
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Centene/Celticare
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
Patient Age Group

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Dr. R. Todd Lancaster is a faculty member in the Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Lancaster completed both his residency in General Surgery and his fellowship in Vascular & Endovascular Surgery at MGH.  Following this, he joined the clinical faculty at MGH and is appointed as an Instructor in Surgery at Harvard Medical School. He is board certified in Vascular Surgery.

Dr. Lancaster's practice involves management of the full spectrum of vascular disease and he performs both open and endovascular (minimally invasive) arterial and venous surgery. His clinical interests include treatment of complex thoracic and abdominal aneurysms and dissections. Additional clinical interests include cerbrovascular disease, renovascular disease, mesenteric arterial disease, peripheral arterial disease, and venous disease. 

Dr. Lancaster has a particular interest in clinical research, focusing on patient safety and the clinical outcomes of open and endovascular surgery.  During his research training, he was awarded a T32 NRSA research fellowship for the study of clinical outcomes.  Dr. Lancaster holds an MD degree from Emory University School of Medicine, and a Masters in Public Health (MPH) from the Harvard University School of Public Health. 

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Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
15 Parkman Street
Boston MA, 02114-3117
Phone: 617-643-7647
Fax: 617-643-4714
Mass General Vein Care
21 Montvale Avenue
Stoneham MA, 02180
Phone: 781-438-8117

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