Dr. Lawrence Handler, MD

Dr. Lawrence Handler, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lawrence Handler, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Natick, MA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ in 1974 and specializes in internal medicine.

67 Union St Ste 201

Natick, MA 01760

Contact Information

(508) 651-1998

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
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Dr. Handler's Experience

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Dr. Handler's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
76

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Back Pain
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Celiac Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Migraine
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Liver Function Test
  • Thyroid Screening

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

  • A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Carney Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Newton-Wellesley Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • SUNY Downstate Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Handler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Handler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Handler to family and friends
3.6
based on 18 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Handler's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Billerica, MA |
Dr Handler has gone out of his way over and over to ensure that my mother receives the best possible medical attention. It has made all the difference in her quality of life and no doubt for her longevity as well. We are grateful for all his sacrifices to help us find a new team of specialists in a...more
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in Woonsocket, RI |
I have been a patient of Dr. Handler for 15+ years. Although he is an hour's drive from my home in RI I wouldn't see anyone else. He found and treated my colon cancer before it spread and I am very grateful! He is a true professional and always takes the time to answer any and all questions I may...more
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in Carlsbad, CA |
Dr Handler has recently put me on the right course to feeling better, and I've spent decades being improperly treated by other doctors. I thank god for him and his caring manner and attentiveness! I wish I had met him sooner but am so glad to have him now. I highly recommend him to anyone with...more
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in Framingham, MA |
I have been a patient of Dr. Handler for 4 years after two botched surgeries - and repeat failed treatments for abdominal issues. Dr. Handler found the issues and provided the solutions which allowed me to continue to work as a designer at 72- for many of the large Pharmaceutical/Bio-Medical ...more
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in Hopkinton |
I have been a patient of Dr Handler for over 10 years and would highly recommend him. He is knowlegeable, thourough, personable and has treated me very well for gastro issues.
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Dr. Handler accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • 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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

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