Dr. Joseph Bornstein, MD

Dr. Joseph Bornstein, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Dr. Joseph Bornstein, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Tufts University in 2009 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

55 Fruit St

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 726-2914

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Top Care Areas

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

Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 95% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Bornstein'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.

2  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Bornstein does not have any board certifications listed.

29  Conditions Treated

22  Procedures

  • Anorectal Manometry
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) for Rectal Tumors

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 University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Tufts University
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bornstein has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bornstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bornstein's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bornstein to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bornstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I was seen and given a 3 week regimen of OTC meds and told to return and he would help me with my problem in his office. I done his regimen, returned to an ultimatum of I needed to do a colonoscopy since I had never had one at my age of 45. I told him due to my AVM and 3 aneurysms I would do it...more
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Dr. Bornstein explained the evaluation of the ct scan. He recommended a conservative approach with medication as opposed to surgery (a different application for a surgeon).
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