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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Brian Canavan is Good. Dr. Canavan has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Adult T-Cell Leukemia-Lymphoma
  • Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Canavan graduated from Des Moines University. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2015)


Dr. Canavan has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • John F Kennedy Medical Center 
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway 


  • Spanish
  • Hindi
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Brian F Canavan DO and MD is a male Internist, has 23 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Brian F. Canavan practice?
Dr. Brian Canavan has 1 office location.
Dr. Brian Canavan practices Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology near Edison, NJ.
See Edison Internists and Edison Oncologists.