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Surgical Specialist, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
23 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(8)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Yolonda Colson is Excellent. Dr. Colson has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
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Promptness 3.8
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Courteous Staff 4.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
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Bedside Manner 4.3
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Spends Time with Me 4.3
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Follows Up After Visit 3.9
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Yolonda Colson, MD, PHD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • She has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)
  • Skin Transplantation (Dermatoplasty)
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Transplant Immunology

Education & Awards

Dr. Colson graduated from Mayo Medical School, Rochester. She has 2 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2013 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009, 2014 - 2015)

Affiliations

Dr. Colson has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Faulkner Hospital 
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 

Languages

  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Persian
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Hebrew

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Additional Information
Dr. Yolonda Lorig Colson MD and PHD is a female Surgeon, has 23 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Yolonda L. Colson practice?
Dr. Yolonda Colson has 3 office locations.
Dr. Yolonda Colson practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Boston, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Brookline, MA.
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