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Patient Reviews

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Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Akila Viswanathan is Excellent. Dr. Viswanathan has been reviewed by 27 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
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Promptness 4.6
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Courteous Staff 4.7
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
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Bedside Manner 4.7
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Spends Time with Me 4.7
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Follows Up After Visit 4.7
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Akila Viswanathan, MD, MPH is board certified in Radiation Oncology.

  • She has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Cancer
  • Iron Overload
  • Uterine Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Viswanathan graduated from University of Pittsburgh . She has 8 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Viswanathan has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Akila Viswanathan MD and MPH is a female Radiation Oncologist, has 14 years of experience and practices in Radiation Oncology.
Where does Dr. Akila Viswanathan practice?
Dr. Akila Viswanathan has 1 office location.
Dr. Akila Viswanathan practices Radiation Oncology near Boston, MA.
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