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King, Heather Marie, MD, FACS

Title
Director, Breast Surgery, Hartford Region

Gender

Female


Language

English

Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).


Specialties
Accepting New Patients
  • Breast Surgery

Areas of Expertise
Breast Cancer, Breast Health, Breast Preservation Surgery, Diagnostic Breast Ultrasound, Diagnostic Ultrasound, Hidden Scar Breast Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Needle Core Breast Biopsy, Oncoplastic Breast Surgery, Ultrasound-guided Biopsy

Hospitals and Organizations

  • West Hartford Surgery Center
  • The Hospital of Central Connecticut
  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group
  • Hartford Hospital
  • Integrated Care Partners

Education

Fellowship
Women and Infants Hospital / Brown University ‐ Breast Surgery

Internship
Hospital of Saint Raphael

Medical School
New York Medical College

Residency
Geisinger Medical Center ‐ General Surgery

Undergraduate
Syracuse University

Reviews

Verified Patient Reviews

5 out of 5 stars

I would recommend Dr. King without reservation. However, when I make an appointment to see her it's Dr. King I want to see.

5 out of 5 stars

It's always a pleasure working with Dr King

5 out of 5 stars

I am very satisfied with the care I receive from Dr King and her entire staff

5 out of 5 stars

Dr. King is thorough, pleasant and efficient. She had a medical student with her and was thorough in explaining to the student what/how she was conducting her exam while being respectful of both the student and myself.

5 out of 5 stars

I always have a very good friendly care experience when I go to my appointment with *Dr. King.

5 out of 5 stars

*Dr. King was amazing - she made me feel at ease right away and answered all of my questions. I am very confident in scheduling surgery with her.

5 out of 5 stars

As always I know I'm getting the best treatment and that she truly cares about my health and situation at the time!!


Other Reviews from Around the Web

5 out of 5 stars

Dr.King was fantastic. She was thorough and very knowledgeable. She made me feel at ease and spend a great amount of time with me. Her nurse Flora is an absolute gem. She responsive, accommodating, and caring.

5 out of 5 stars

I love Dr. King! She makes you feel supported and cared for !

5 out of 5 stars

She is knowledgeable ,thorough and easy to talk with, what more could you need? Also a great surgeon!

Bio

Hartford Hospital is happy to welcome Dr. Heather King, Breast Surgeon.

Dr. King comes to us from the Women and Infants Hospital/Brown University in Providence, RI, where she completed a Fellowship in Breast Surgery. She completed Internships in General Surgery at Saint Raphael's Hospital in New Haven, CT, and Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, PA. She did her Residency in General Surgery at Geisinger Medical Center where she was the Chief Resident of the Year in 2011.

Intern of the Year award Geisinger Medical Center 2007

Chief Resident of the Year award Geisinger Medical Center 2011

Resident Research award, Geisinger Medical Center, 2010

Deans award, Syracuse University, 1995,1998,1999

Phi Eta Stigma Honor Society, Syracuse University, 1997

Psi Chi Honor Society, Syracuse University, 1999

News

Insurance

Aetna, Anthem, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, First Health Group Corp., Health New England, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, Oxford Health Plans, United Healthcare, BCBS Medicare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, Focus, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Healthy Connecticut, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc., One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, CarePartners of Connecticut

This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.

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