Dr. Michael J. Gallagher, MD

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Specializes in Oncology • Male • Age 51

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Dr. Gallagher's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Newton Medical Center
175 High Street
Newton, NJ 07860
Saint Francis Hospital
241 North Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Gallagher

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Professional Radiation Oncology
Professional Radiation Oncology
19 Cooke St
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
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    Dr. Gallagher's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 1979
    • Medical Oncology, 1981
    • Therapeutic Radiology, 1984
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    Procedures Dr. Gallagher Performs

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    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Uterine Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Gallagher

    2 Malpractice Claims

    • Settlement  (3/25/2011)
    • Amount or Range: Below average
    • Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 18337
    • State: New York
    • Settlement  (3/25/2011)
    • Amount or Range: Below average
    • State: New York
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1973

    Internship Hospital

    Massachusetts General Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Nci
    University Of Pennsylvania
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gallagher & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Gallagher's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Gallagher has admitting privileges:

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    • Newton Medical Center

    • Saint Francis Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Gallagher

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gallagher to family and friends

    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Gallagher's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    1 response
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 1 response
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Gallagher
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Gallagher accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Professional Radiation Oncology
    19 Cooke St
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
    (845) 485-7767 (Office)
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