Dr. Matthew Vrees, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 46

208 Collyer St Ste 301
Providence, RI 02904
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Miriam Hospital
164 Summit Ave
Providence, RI 02906
Saint Anne's Hospital
795 Middle St
Fall River, MA 02721

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Unv Surg Assoc RI Colorectal
Providence Office
208 Collyer St Ste 301
Providence, RI 02904
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    Dr. Vrees' Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abscess
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Cancer
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Rectovaginal Fistula
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Vrees

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Brown Medical School
    Graduated in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Vrees & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Vrees' Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Miriam Hospital

    • Saint Anne's Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
    • 20 responses
    • 1 review

    3.7 out of 5

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    3 out of 5
    -Providence, RI |

    Dr. Vrees is a very knowledgeable and skilled doctor; however his bedside manner good use improvement. His staff and surgical coordinator leave much to be desired - had to wait an additional 2 months to have a procedure done because there was a note missing in a file. Calling the office sends you direct to voicemail with no call back for at least a few days.

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    Unv Surg Assoc RI Colorectal
    Providence Office
    208 Collyer St Ste 301
    Providence, RI 02904
    (401) 725-4888 (Office)
    (401) 725-3336 (Fax)
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