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Dr. Kenneth Kenji Tanabe MD is a male Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
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Dr. Kenneth Tanabe has 4 office locations.
West End
Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(16)
Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kenneth Tanabe is Excellent. Dr. Tanabe has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
  • Currently 3.8 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.7
  • Currently 3.7 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.7 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
  • Currently 3.6363636363636 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.6363636363636 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.6
  • Currently 3.6363636363636 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.9
  • Currently 3.9 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kenneth Tanabe, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer (Sigmoid Neoplasms)
  • Liver Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

Education & Awards

Dr. Tanabe graduated from University of California at San Diego, La Jolla. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2003 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Tanabe has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Lowell General Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Tanabe accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Humana - 6 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Network Health - 2 plans
  • Tufts Health Plans - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 14 plans

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Kenneth K. Tanabe practice?
Dr. Kenneth Tanabe practices Surgery near Boston, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Lowell, MA.
See Boston Surgeons.