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Surgical Specialist, Colorectal Surgeon (colon & rectum)
14 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (16)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Matthew Vrees is Good. Dr. Vrees has been reviewed by 44 patients who have provided 16 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
Promptness 3.1
Courteous Staff 3.2
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 3.4
Spends Time with Me 3.3
Follows Up After Visit 3.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Matthew Vrees, MD is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Vrees graduated from Brown University, Providence. He has 5 awards.

Most outstanding surgical intern brown university
In Recognition of outstanding Surgical Research Initiatives
1998 Most Outstanding Surgical Intern
2000 Heffenreffer Fellow in Medical Sciences
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Vrees has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Joseph Health Services 
  • Roger Williams Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Matthew Vrees MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 14 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Matthew Vrees practice?
Dr. Matthew Vrees has 3 office locations.
Dr. Matthew Vrees practices Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery near Pawtucket, RI.
Additional practice locations include: Lincoln, RI and Attleboro, MA.
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