Dr. Francesco Grasso, MD

Dr. Francesco Grasso, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
(101)
Save
Dr. Francesco Grasso, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Towson, MD and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Universita Campus Bio-Medico Di Roma, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia in 1980 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Grasso

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Grasso performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Grasso's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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."

1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

33  Conditions Treated

Less

Read Less

32  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

Less

Read Less

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

Dr. Grasso does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Grasso and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Grasso's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Grasso to family and friends
101 total reviews (34 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (101)

  • 5
    (68)
  • 4
    (10)
  • 3
    (4)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (17)

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 (34)

Dr. Grasso looked after me during my recent lengthy stay at GBMC for serious complications of diverticulitis and a colostomy. I was pretty much of a mess physically and mentally but his frequent visits to my bedside were very comforting and helpful. He is clearly a kind and very knowledgeable...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Rude and arrogant Despite Dr. Grasso's exam reporting seeing the current external hemorrhoids, he proceeded to tell me that my symptoms of pain and bleeding did not match what he saw and " patients come to him wanting hemorrhoids removed and make up symptoms so he will remove them." This man just...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
My experience with Dr. grasso has been nothing but positive. I have full confidence that I will be back to 100% in his care!
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Just had the worst experience. My appointment was at 9:45 and I was waiting g from 9:30. The office showed up at 10 and said traffic was bad. Then they didn't have the right key. The doctor wasn't there. One of the office staff was a man who had a thick accent. He said his name was John Doe. He was...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
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
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Image of Dr. Grasso
Are you Dr. Grasso?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Colon & Rectal Surgery
(42)
Colon & Rectal Surgery
(21)
General Surgery
(11)
General Surgery
(25)
General Surgery
(8)
Colon & Rectal Surgery
(25)
Colon & Rectal Surgery
(27)
Colon & Rectal Surgery
(15)
Family Medicine
(1)