Dr. R J. Klingenstein, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 66

166 Quincy Ave Ste 543
Brockton, MA 02302
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Dr. Klingenstein's Experience

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
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  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulum of Esophagus
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Ileus
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Pancreatitis
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  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
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Background Check for Dr. Klingenstein

Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Massachusetts.
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs  (4/11/2012)
  • Action Taken: Probation
  • Summary: R. James Klingenstein; License # 44287

    Nature of Complaint:

    The Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine found that the physician engaged in inappropriate prescribing, failed to maintain proper medical records, and committed economic boundary violations with two patients.

    Action Taken:

    The Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine suspended the physician's license. The Board immediately stayed the suspension upon the physician's entry into a five year Probation Agreement that restricts the physician to a Board approved worksite, monitoring of the physician's prescribing practice, and completion of a Board approved course on ethics and boundary violations.

  • State: Massachusetts

2 Board Actions

  • Other  (4/2/2014)
  • Action Taken: Other
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • State: Massachusetts
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • Other  (4/2/2014)
  • Action Taken: Other
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • State: Massachusetts
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
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Education & Training

Medical School

New York University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1974

Internship Hospital

Mt Sinai Hospital
Complete in 1975

Residency Hospital

Bellevue Hospital Center
Complete in 1977
Mt Sinai Hospital
Complete in 1976
National Institute Of Health
Complete in 1979

Fellowship Hospital

Mass Genl Hospital Harvard
Complete in 1982
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Klingenstein & Staff

  • English

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