Unv Surg Assoc RI Colorectal

Providence Office

Colon & Rectal Surgery, General Surgery · 3 Providers

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Unv Surg Assoc RI Colorectal

208 Collyer St Ste 301
Providence, RI 02904
View All Locations(401) 725-4888

Office Providers

Dr. Steven Schechter, MD

Dr. Steven Schechter, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery

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Dr. Matthew Vrees, MD

Dr. Matthew Vrees, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery

(23)

Office Provider Reviews

3.8
(64)

based on the average of 64 provider reviews for Unv Surg Assoc RI Colorectal

Review of Dr. Vrees

-Richmond RI |

If you are suffering this is the guy to see
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Review of Dr. Klipfel

- in Providence, RI |

Adam Kipfel was present and engaged before, during, and after my surgery. He took responsibility with compassion and cheerfulness. I give him the highest recommendation possible.
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Review of Dr. Schechter

- in Cranston, RI |

Dr. Schechter has been my doctor for about 25 years. He welcomes you with a big smile and a handshake. He is very empathetic, takes all the time needed and thoroughly explains everything he will be doing. He is also conservative and does not rush to surgery unless needed. His follow up is great. It is not easy to go to any doctor for coco/rectal problems so I think he stands out in the crowd. You will usually be waiting to see him as he does take emergencies but you will be glad you did :))
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Review of Dr. Vrees

-Coventry, RI |

Very impressive doctor. Had an excellent outcome due to Dr Vrees' expertise. Highly recommend him for colon surgery.
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Review of Dr. Vrees

-Charlestown, RI |

Very knowledgeable ... answered all my questions and was respectful of some particular concerns I had ... Excellent bedside side manner ... I would highly recommend Dr. Vrees ... friendly, efficient office staff with minimal wait time.
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Review of Dr. Klipfel

- in East Greenwich, RI |

Dr. Klipfel is a compassionate, kind, and excellent doctor. He diagnosed my issue and was quick to resolve it. He explains everything and he is an excellent listener.
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Review of Dr. Klipfel

- in Wakefield, RI |

Dr. Klipfel was respectful, a listener, and his first choice, a non-invasive one, worked!
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Review of Dr. Klipfel

- in Coventry, RI |

Dr Klipfel is the reason I am able to live a somewhat normal life today. I had a condition where my large intestines stopped working, and he performed a complete colectomy to allow my body to start having motility again. He has an amazing beside manner, and a vast as well as current knowledge of all the latest and greatest procedures and protocols. I will forever be grateful to him for changing my life,
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Review of Dr. Schechter

- in Cranston RI |

Dr Schechter does an excellent job communicating what is going on during my exams and surgery. He runs behind schedule at times but is worth the wait.
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Review of Dr. Schechter

- in Bristol, RI |

Dr Schechter was the on call doctor for my mother after surgery in 2012. He wanted to release her from care the day following Colo-rectal/colostomy surgery, without any aftercare plan. I contacted him with my concern & he asked me Where I attended Medical school. I emotionally and angrily told him that he was releasing her too early & that we'd wait for her actual surgeon to be back before her release. He told me This is not a hotel. The nurses agreed that it was FAR too soon. He was AWFUL.
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Learn About Unv Surg Assoc RI Colorectal

30 Procedures

  • Abscess Or Cyst Drainage Or Aspiration
  • Abscess Or Fluid Incision And Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal Of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy And Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • 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
  • Intestinal Transplant (Incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection Of The Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional And-Or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • 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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Unv Surg Assoc RI Colorectal accepts 10 insurance carriers

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan
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