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Patient Reviews

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Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kenneth Tanabe is Good. Dr. Tanabe has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
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Promptness 4.6
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Courteous Staff 4.6
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
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Bedside Manner 4.5
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Spends Time with Me 4.5
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Follows Up After Visit 4.9
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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 5 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)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Tanabe has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Newton-Wellesley Hospital 
  • Massachusetts General Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Kenneth Kenji Tanabe MD is a male Surgeon, has 26 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Kenneth K. Tanabe practice?
Dr. Kenneth Tanabe has 4 office locations.
Dr. Kenneth Tanabe practices Surgery near Boston, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Lowell, MA.
See Boston Surgeons.