Dr. Francis McGovern, MD

Dr. Francis McGovern, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(35)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Francis McGovern, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Boston, MA. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 29 years.

1 Hawthorne Pl Ste 109

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 726-3560

Insurance Accepted

  • 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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Top Care Areas

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Bladder Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Prostate Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
35

Conditions Treated

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostatitis
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Mass Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Mass Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McGovern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McGovern's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McGovern to family and friends
4.9
based on 35 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. McGovern'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Washington, Me |
the best in the world. Thirteen years later, doing better than i thought when first diagnosed with kidney cancer. I was symptomatic, i was initially misdiagnosed in my local ER. I was sent to Lahey initially and left quickly before they could embolize, TG! Thanks to a cousin's son in law's boss's...more
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Fairhaven MA 02719 |
Absolutely ,"The Best".
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in Massachusetts |
The best Urologist and Sugical Urologist in Boston. I have worked with him and I have sent family members and friends to him and all were very happy with him. He is the real deal! The complete package! He was also my urologist and I wouldn't have anyone else. He is very easy for anyone to talk...more
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in Wilmington, MA |
One of the BEST doctors around. He was polite, kind and very knowledgeable.
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Cambridge, MA |
Not only is he a warm and compassionate human being, he is an excellent surgeon. He makes one feel completely comfortable and safe as a patient. He is the best!!!!
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Visit Dr. McGovern

Dr. McGovern accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. McGovern has admitting privileges

Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis St
Boston, MA 02115
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Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114
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Newton - Wellesley Hospital
2014 Washington St
Newton, MA 02462
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North Shore Medical Center
81 Highland Ave
Salem, MA 01970
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