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

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (16)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Thomas Read is Excellent. Dr. Read has been reviewed by 41 patients who have provided 16 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
  • Currently 3.8846153846154 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.7
  • Currently 3.7307692307692 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.8076923076923 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.7307692307692 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.56 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.6
  • Currently 3.6153846153846 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.7083333333333 of 4 stars

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


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 22 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery.
Where does Dr. Thomas E. Read practice?
Dr. Thomas Read has 3 office locations.
Dr. Thomas Read practices Colon & Rectal Surgery near Burlington, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Pittsburgh, PA and Saint Louis, MO.
See Burlington Surgeons.