Dr. John Turchetta, MD

Dr. John Turchetta, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. John Turchetta, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Boxborough, MA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Brown Medical School in 1990 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

150 Slandls Rd

Boxborough, MA 01581

Contact Information

(617) 754-5246

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • 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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Low Back Pain
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1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
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4  Procedures

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0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Brown Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. John Turchetta, MD
Dr. Turchetta had the worst bedside manner of any physician I have ever encountered. He did not take a full history, and was very quick to jump to conclusions. He was extremely rude. I would not recommend him to anyone.
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Medford, MA – Mar 29, 2017
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He is arrogant and does not respect nor really listen to his patients.
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Jean in Douglas, MA – Dec 02, 2016
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When I could get in to see him, he was pleasant and professional. However, the scheduling office was a nightmare. Each appointment required a half dozen phone calls in order to even get scheduled, and I had an appointment cancelled on me without notification. They come off as highly disorganized,...Read More
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Rindge, NH – Jun 10, 2016
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