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Ido Weinberg, MD

  • Associate Director, Vascular Medicine and Intervention Fellowship


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Centers & Specialties

Heart Center

Vascular Center

Clinical Interests
  • Venous thromboembolic disease - thrombolysis, IVC filters
  • Peripheral artery disease of the legs
  • Renal/mesenteric Artery Disease
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD)
Medical Education
  • MD, Hadassah and Hebrew University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Hadassah Medical Hospital Organization
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
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)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • 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. Weinberg received his medical degree and completed his Internal Medicine training at the Hadassah Hebrew University School of Medicine.  He then completed his Vascular Medicine fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital and is Board Certified in Vascular Medicine (American Board of Vascular Medicine). His on-going research focuses on venous thromboembolic disease and manifestations of arterial disease. He is the Associate Fellowship Director of the Vascular Medicine and Intervention fellowship, at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Weinberg is founder and Editor In-Chief of, the only online portal for Vascular Medicine.

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Research & Publications


View my most recent publications at PubMed


Weinberg I
. and Jaff MR. Accelerated Thrombolysis for Pulmonary Embolism: Will Clinical Benefit Be ULTIMAtely Realized?
Circulation. 2013 Nov 13.

Weinberg I., Abtahian F., Debiasi R., Cefalo P., Mackay C., Hawkins BM., Jaff MR. Effect of Delayed Inferior Vena Cava Filter Retrieval After Early Initiation of Anticoagulation.
Am J Cardiol. 2013 Oct 5.

Weinberg I., Jaff MR. Inferior vena cava filters: truth or dare?
Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2013 Oct 1;6(5):498-500.

Weinberg I., Segal E., Leichter I., Klimov A., Giri J., Bloom AI. Patient radiation exposure during percutaneous endovascular revascularization of the lower extremity.
J Vasc Surg. 2013 Jul 24.

Weinberg I., Jaff MR. Treating large pulmonary emboli: do the guidelines guide us?
Curr Opin Pulm Med. 2013 Sep;19(5):413-21.

Weinberg I., Kaufman J., Jaff MR. Inferior vena cava filters.
JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2013 Jun;6(6):539-47.

Weinberg I., Jaff MR. Nonatherosclerotic arterial disorders of the lower extremities.
Circulation. 2012 Jul 10;126(2):213-22.

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News & Events

  • Harnessing the power of PERT

    The MGH recently hosted a scientific symposium, "Pulmonary Embolism: What Is Known, What We Need To Know" to discuss improvements in PE detection, care coordination and patient management.


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Phone: 617-726-0712

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