Dr. John Friel, MD

Dr. John Friel, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. John Friel, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Nashua, NH and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Albany Med Coll in 1998 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

8 Prospect St

Nashua, NH 03060

Contact Information

(603) 577-3322

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Golden Rule
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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim Found
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. Friel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gastrointestinal Diseases
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friel treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Friel treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Anal Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friel treats Anal Disorders more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Friel treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Hemorrhoids
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friel treats Hemorrhoids more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Friel treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Friel's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Cancer
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectovaginal Fistula
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

John Friel, MD, is a colon and rectal surgeon serving the greater Nashua area. He is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Umass Memorial Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Umass Memorial Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1998
Albany Med Coll
Medical School
1994
Boston University School Of Medicine
1990
Providence
Undergraduate School
1998
1994
1990

Dr. Friel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Friel

4.8

Based on 22 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Friel is very knowledgeable, thorough and explains things very well. He really puts you at ease and inspires confidence.
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Dr. Friel gave the impression that he really cared about you and would do his best for you. He performed a procedure on my hemorrhoids in a very efficient professional way, with very little discomfort afterwards.
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Dr. Friel has and his team have always provided the best of care during testing and has kept me well informed. A very fine doctor.
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Dr. Friel was very professional,thorough,informative,pleasant, As nervous as I was I felt very comfortable and at ease with Dr. Friel. He performed a Rubber Band Ligation of my hemorrhoid and walked me through the whole procedure quickly. I have to say I felt so much better and happy after my...Read More
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Could not have asked for a better, nicer doctor! Should have had a colonoscopy years ago, kept putting it off. He understood why, did not give me a sermon. There were many polyps removed and and needed future surgery. He was very friendly, courteous and thorough. Did not rush you in and out,...Read More
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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Connecticare
Fallon Community Health Plan
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts Health Plans
Tufts PPO
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
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