License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Tolis is Excellent. Dr. Tolis has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.9
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. George Tolis, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Adenoma (Warthin's tumor)
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Castration (Orchiectomy)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Obesity

Education & Awards

Dr. Tolis graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 6 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Adenoma (Warthin's tumor)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Tolis has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Caritas St. Elizabeth's Medical Center 
  • St. Elizabeth`s Medical Ctr of Boston 


  • German
  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • French
  • Greek

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Additional Information
Dr. George J Tolis MD is a male Surgeon, has 16 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. George J. Tolis practice?
Dr. George Tolis has 2 office locations.
Dr. George Tolis practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Brighton, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Boston, MA.
See Brighton Surgeons and Brighton Cardiothoracic Surgeons.