Centers & Specialties

Heart Center

Clinical Interests
  • Valvular heart disease
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Adult congenital heart disease
Medical Education
  • MD, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Residency, San Diego Medical Center
  • Fellowship, Boston Children's Hospital|Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - ACD
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - PBO
  • 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
  • BMC HealthNet Mass Health MCO/ACO
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance
  • 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
  • Maine Community Health Options (MCHO)
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • OSW - Connecticut
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - New York
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • 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
  • Well Sense Pediatrics

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

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I am a cardiologist with a special interest in valvular heart disease, coronary artery disease and optimizing noninvasive cardiac imaging techniques to improve diagnosis and treatment of heart disease. 

Research & Publications

Research Summary
My research involves understanding mechanisms of valvular heart disease and development of novel therapies to treat valve disease.
Hung J. The Pathogenesis of functional Tricuspid Regurgitation. Semin thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010; 22(1):76-78.

Yared K, Baggish A, Hoffmann U, Picard M., and Hung J. Multimodality Imaging of Pericardial Disease. J. American College of Cardiology Cardiovascular Imaging. 2010 Jun; 3(6):650-660.

Solis J, McCarty D, Levine RA, Handschumacher MD, Fernandez-Friera L, Chen-Tournoux A, Mont L, Vidal B, Singh JP, Brugada J, Picard MH, Sitges M, Hung J. Mechanism of Decrease in Mitral Regurgitation After Cardiac Resynchronization therapy: Optimization of the Force-Balance Relationship. Circulation Cardiovascular Imaging. 2009 Nov; 2(6):444-50.

Baumgartner H, Hung J. et al.
Echocardiographic assessment of valvular stenosis. EAE/ASE POSITION PAPER. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2009 Jan;22(1):1-23. 

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