Dr. John Hwang, MD

Dr. John Hwang, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 37
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Dr. John Hwang, MD is a general surgery specialist in Burlington, MA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from TUFTS UNIV SCH OF MED in 2009 and specializes in general surgery.

41 Mall Rd

Burlington, MA 01805

Contact Information

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
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
more than 35% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 15% of peers
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
normal
more than 14% of peers

Dr. Hwang's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hwang "We are here to take care of what matters most, you. Lahey Health offers access to board-certified specialists in nearly every medical specialty and more than 75 primary care practices in over 30 communities providing you with the full continuum of care, all close to home."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Hwang does not have any board certifications listed.

15  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

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 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hwang has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Hwang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hwang's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hwang to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. Hwang's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

A great doctor! Professional and personable! He really cares about his patients.
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Went in for a procedure but was given no explanation about recovery time, no pre- or post-surgery care, the procedure was excruciating,he got blood on my clothe, and I was in severe pain afterwards. In fact, I am worse now (condition and pain) than before. He did not explain the pain associated...more
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