Dr. Francis McGovern, MD

Dr. Francis McGovern, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Francis McGovern, MD is an urology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med in 1983 and specializes in urology.

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
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

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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1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

35  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • 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

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McGovern to family and friends
39 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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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 (8)

Dr, McGovern is a super star, a doctor's doctor, and someone that I trust 120%. My experience through surgery and the care given by his office was outstanding!! I am lucky to have Dr. McGovern taking care of me.
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A true life saver. Compassionate, talented and one of the best surgeons in the country. Going on 17 years cancer free
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Dr.McGovern is the poster boy for exactly how every doctor should be...smart, knowledgeable, kind, energenic, patient and respectful. Outsatnding in every way! He loves people and it shows...not just with his patient, but with his team, and all hospital personnel. Dr. McGovern is awesome!
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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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Absolutely ,"The Best".
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