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Colorectal Surgeon (colon & rectum), Surgical Specialist
35 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Alan Hackford is Excellent. Dr. Hackford has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Alan Hackford, MD is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Urinary Incontinence

Education & Awards

Dr. Hackford graduated from University of Connecticut , Farmington. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2012 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Hackford has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Faulkner Hospital 
  • Caritas St. Elizabeth's Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Alan Weldon Hackford MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 35 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Alan W. Hackford practice?
Dr. Alan Hackford has 1 office location.
Dr. Alan Hackford practices Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery near Brighton, MA.
See Brighton Colorectal Surgeons and Brighton Surgeons.