Dr. Joanna Sentissi, MD

Dr. Joanna Sentissi, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Joanna Sentissi, MD is a general surgery specialist in Newton Lower Falls, MA and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Universite De Toulouse in 1979 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

2000 Washington St Ste 365

Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462

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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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sentissi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Varicose Veins
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sentissi treats Varicose Veins more than 72% of her peers

Dr. Sentissi treats this condition more than 72% of her peers

Venous Sclerotherapy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sentissi performs Venous Sclerotherapy more than 66% of her peers

Dr. Sentissi performs this procedure more than 66% of her peers

Venous Insufficiency
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sentissi treats Venous Insufficiency more than 42% of her peers

Dr. Sentissi treats this condition more than 42% of her peers

Dr. Sentissi's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Hernia
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Surgery
Carotid Artery Disease
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Surgery
Heart Disease
Hernia Repair
Laparotomy
Ligation
Lung Surgery
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Radiofrequency Ablation
Stripping of Varicose Veins
Thrombosis
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joanna Sentissi, MD is a general surgery specialist in Newton Lower Falls, MA and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Universite De Toulouse in 1979 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1986
Va Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1984
New England Med Center
Residency Hospital
1980
Waterbury Hospital
Internship Hospital
1979
Universite De Toulouse
Medical School
1986
1984
1980
1979

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Sentissi's Reviews

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Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
10%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
20%
(2)

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Dr. Sentissi is an excellent surgeon and her staff is excellent too. They were kind, caring and very professional. I got an appointment quickly and didn’t have to wait long to be seen. My legs look great and I’m very happy!
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Dr. Sentissi is wonderful! Very professional and very courteous. My procedure was 100% successful. In addition, the assistants and office staff are very helpful and responsive to questions. I highly recommend Dr. Sentissi and the entire office!
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Dr. Sentisi and her team are kind and caring. Dr. Sentisi is a great surgeon!
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Her primary concern seemed to be running up the largest bill possible. For example, you have to schedule a separate visit to see a nurse before you even get to see her. She has you do an ultrasound in the lab downstairs and then wants to do another one in her office. In contrast, I got a much...Read More
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Dr Sentissi is a very nice lady, she did a good job with my painful varicose veins. But her phisian assistance is not good, she did a couple of mistakes that cost me a lot of money. I have to do and expensive test twice! Because of her. Also, she supposed give me information about my surgery and...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
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
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO