Dr. Francesco Grasso, MD

Dr. Francesco Grasso, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(98)
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Dr. Francesco Grasso, MD is a colon & rectal surgery doctor who practices in Towson, MD. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

6569 N Charles St Ste 502

Towson, MD 21204

Contact Information

(410) 296-1661

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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Anal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
very high
more than 92% of peers
Anal and Rectal Cancer
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Grasso "Dr. Grasso believes in delivering outstanding quality personalized care in the comfort and privacy of his offices and surgery/endoscopy center. Dr. Grasso is a strong advocate of continuing medical education, attends several national and local meeting, performs advanced laparoscopic and anorectal procedures."
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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal Warts
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulosis
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Genital Warts
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

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Procedures

  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Manometry
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectal Surgery
  • 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)
  • Sphincter Reserving Surgery
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ultrasound

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Chirurgia Generale Universita La Sapienza
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Universita Campus Bio-Medico Di Roma, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • New York Hospital of Queens
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • New York Hospital of Queens
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Greater Baltimore Med Ctr (GBMC)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Chirurgia Generale Universita La Sapienza
    Other Education | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Grasso has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Grasso's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Grasso to family and friends
4.1
based on 98 total reviews (30 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (98)

  • 5
    (66)
  • 4
    (10)
  • 3
    (4)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (16)

Dr. Grasso's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (30)

Bel Air, MD |
DR GRASSO & PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL STAFF, PROVIDES YOU WITH THE CARE & MEDICAL TREATMENT THAT EVERYBODY WOULD LIKE TO EXPERIENCE WHEN YOU ARE IN A NEED OF MEDICAL ATTENTION
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in Cochranville, PA |
I've been a patient of Dr. Grasso for 19 years. He is highly concerned about the well-being of his patients. He listens not only to your to problem but also to your concerns and fears. His responses are very calming. The doctor's whole staff (scheduling, nurses, techs, etc.) is very responsive to...more
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in Bel Air, MD |
I was pretty afraid to schedule my colonoscopy but I am soooooo glad it's over now! His staff seems to really love him and that speaks volumes, to me at least! Dr. Grasso is not a very "chatty" guy (hence the very short wait time) though he does make sure you understand everything he is saying...more
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in Bel Air, MD |
I've been a patient of Dr. Grasso since 2002. He explains procedures to you so you now what to expect. He also makes recommendations for one to improve their health. I highly recommend Dr. Grasso.
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Great Dr, fantastic staff,wonderful bedside manner, thanks for the care and concern.
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Dr. Grasso accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    HealthKeepers Plus HMO
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Care Connection PPO
    Blue Choice POS
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement HMO
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
    Blue Preferred
    Medicare Blue PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Choice Network POS
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
    Coventry Health Care of Delaware HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Basic PPO
    CarePlus
    CarePlus Medicare Advantage PPO
    Choice
    Choice Plus
    Choice Plus EPO
    Choice Plus HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Choice Plus PPO
    Commercial HMO
    MAMSI
    MD-Individual Practice Association, Inc.(MD-IPA) HMO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Optimum Choice HMO
    Options EPO
    Options POS
    Options PPO
    Select Plus EPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select Plus POS
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Grasso has admitting privileges

Medstar Union Memorial Hospital
201 E University Pkwy
Baltimore, MD 21218
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Greater Baltimore Medical Center
6701 N Charles St
Towson, MD 21204
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MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital
5601 Loch Raven Blvd
Baltimore, MD 21239
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UM Upper Chesapeake Medical Center
500 Upper Chesapeake Dr
Bel Air, MD 21014
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