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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (17)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Thomas Read is Excellent. Dr. Read has been reviewed by 47 patients who have provided 17 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 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Thomas Read, MD is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Anesthesia
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)

Education & Awards

Dr. Read graduated from University of California at San Francisco. He has 6 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Read has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Allegheny General Hospital 
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Thomas Edward Read MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery.
Where does Dr. Thomas E. Read practice?
Dr. Thomas Read has 1 office location.
Dr. Thomas Read practices Colon & Rectal Surgery near Burlington, MA.
See Burlington Colorectal Surgeons.