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27 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(16)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Francis McGovern is Excellent. Dr. McGovern has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.4545454545455 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Francis McGovern, MD is board certified in Urology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Cystoscopy
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer (Renal Cell Carcinoma)
  • Nephrectomy (Kidney Removal)
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. McGovern graduated from Case Western Reserve University , Cleveland. He has 9 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Kidney Cancer (Kidney Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
West End
Urologist
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Massachusetts
Urologist
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Boston, MA
Urologist
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater Boston
Urologist

Affiliations

Dr. McGovern has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Mass General Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Francis James McGovern MD is a male Urologist, has 27 years of experience and practices in Urology.
Where does Dr. Francis J. McGovern practice?
Dr. Francis McGovern has 3 office locations.
Dr. Francis McGovern practices Urology near Boston, MA.
See Boston Urologists.