Dr. Joan Golub, MD

Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 72
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joan Golub, MD
Dr. Joan Golub, MD is a gynecology doctor who practices in Boston, MA. She is 72 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Golub is affiliated with Brigham and Women's Hospital.

319 Longwood Ave

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

(617) 277-1400

Dr. Joan Golub, MD

Dr. Joan Golub, MD

Accepted insurance

  • 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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Ovarian Cysts
very high
more than 91% of peers
Uterine Fibroids
very high
more than 90% of peers
Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
normal
more than 70% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cervicitis
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Perimenopause
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
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Procedures

  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery

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

  • Tufts Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Boston Hosp Women
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Georgetown University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Golub has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Golub's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Golub to family and friends
3.8
based on 17 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Golub's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
I wish I had written a review sooner. I have been a patient since my early 20's. Dr. Golub is the best doctor I have had for 30 years. She performed a laparoscopy that helped me get pregnant with my now 22 year old and again with my 16 year old. The wait time is the only drawback because she takes the time to talk to each and every patient and answer any questions that you may have. It is worth allocating the time to see her. She is the best!!
in Greenfield, MA |
I was a patient of Dr. Joan Golub for 25 years while living in Boston area. All three of my daughters were patients as well. She is an outstanding physician in every respect. Her referrals are excellent as well and am thankful for her superior and kind care.
in Cambridge, MA |
Dr. Golub is one the best physicians I have ever seen. She is knowledgeable and thorough as well as calming when I have had concerns. I have and will continue to recommend her to friends and family who are looking for a gynecologist.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Golub accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • 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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Golub has admitting privileges

Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis St
Boston, MA 02115
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